Monthly Archives: June 2019

The Celebration Foundation Honors a Holiday Tradition with a Twist

The Celebration Foundation will be launching the 2019 - 2020 Concert Series by featuring everyone’s favorite holiday music, performed by the Brass Band of Central Florida, in their annual Holiday Concert. Talented students from Celebration High School will be singing your favorite holiday songs as you settle in for the evening. [...]

The Celebration Foundation Honors a Holiday Tradition with a Twist2019-06-25T13:18:38-04:00

A Ranatra Fusca Awarded to Celebration High School Team

By Laura Jones Celebration High School students participated in their first ever Odyssey of the Mind Competition this past school year. Odyssey of the Mind is a creativity problem-solving competition consisting of two main components; a spontaneous portion, where teams are presented with a problem to solve on-site without prep time [...]

A Ranatra Fusca Awarded to Celebration High School Team2019-06-25T13:28:11-04:00

“Wacky” Thriving In Place Members Celebrate Tourism

By Rachel McIntee Thriving In Place members had a wacky lunch as they learned about the benefits of tourism from Experience Kissimmee on May 7, 2019 during tourism week. Thriving In Place offers a weekly lunch with guest speakers discussing various topics every Friday. This is one of the many benefits [...]

“Wacky” Thriving In Place Members Celebrate Tourism2019-06-25T13:13:12-04:00

Try New Things, Damn It! A Celebration Lifelong Member’s Personal Journey

By B. Alksninis Barbara Watson made a New Year’s resolution to learn something new, so she signed up for Celebration Lifelong’s Beginning Acting course last spring. Her son responded by saying, “Mom, you never cease to surprise me!” Those who know her would agree. Barbara is a retired Osceola County kindergarten [...]

Try New Things, Damn It! A Celebration Lifelong Member’s Personal Journey2019-06-25T13:23:28-04:00

Helping our Next Generation of Nurses

The Celebration Foundation’s new “Stairsteps to Nursing” scholarship works to fill the nursing gap in Florida. According to a 2016 Orlando Sentinel article, there are 3,000 nursing jobs that are UNFILLED in Florida each month! To help with this urgent shortage, Celebration Foundation created a new scholarship called “Stairsteps to Nursing.” [...]

Helping our Next Generation of Nurses2019-06-25T13:04:31-04:00

Celebration Foundation Raffling Off Two Tickets to Shawn Mendes and Alessia Cara to Benefit WINGS Program

On Tuesday, July 30, Shawn Mendes and special guest Alessia Cara will be performing at Orlando’s Amway Center. Thanks to the generosity of the Amway Center, Celebration Foundation has been given two tickets to the concert. For a chance to win these tickets and read the full details and disclaimers, please [...]

Celebration Foundation Raffling Off Two Tickets to Shawn Mendes and Alessia Cara to Benefit WINGS Program2019-06-25T13:01:02-04:00

Memorial Garden – A Meaningful Place in our Community

Dear Celebration Foundation, I am writing to thank you all for the beautiful Memorial Garden! Near the beginning of April, you placed a plaque honoring my dad. My dad passed away suddenly this past February. My folks had moved to Celebration in March of 2018 and were really enjoying living here. [...]

Memorial Garden – A Meaningful Place in our Community2019-06-25T12:57:05-04:00

Sunscreen Best Practices for Healthy, Radiant Skin

Warm weather and sunny days are bringing friends and families together in the great outdoors. This time of the year is the perfect opportunity to go for hike, explore a new part of town, play a game or head to a local park. As you head outside, be sure you and [...]

Sunscreen Best Practices for Healthy, Radiant Skin2019-06-25T12:50:08-04:00