SOSS2, Inc., needs your help. Your donation will be doubled by our Matching Fund as long as it is available. 

 

Help us preserve navigation in Big Pass and protect Siesta Key beaches, businesses and residents' property from the northern end of the key to Point of Rocks.


You can make your tax deductible donation in two different ways:

Make your check out to SOSS2, Inc. (a 501(c)3 corporation) and send to:

SOSS2, Inc.
5300 Ocean Blvd. STE 201
Sarasota FL 34242

 

Please include your email address with your check so we can acknowledge your contribution for tax purposes. Also if your phone # is not on your check, please include that as well.  


 Also you may donate in honor or in memory of a loved one.  Please provide this information in a note with your check or in PayPal. If you wish to remain anonymous, please indicate your request with your check.

You can also make a tax free donation via secure Paypal donation on your Visa, Mastercard or American Express cards. There are some major contribution categories listed below but lesser donations of $200, $100 and even $50 will go toward reaching our goal of raising an additional $100,000 to pay for our legal and expert fees.

 

 

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING   1-800-435-7352 TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE OR BY VISITING www.800helpfla.com. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. REGISTRATION # CH43386

 

 

 



Thanks to our Donors!

Donors of $20.00 or more are listed on our website unless you prefer to be listed as anonymous. You can reach us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 941-952-7000.

 

 RULERS $50,000 and above.      

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 Gulf & Bay Condominiums

 

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Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce

 

 
         
         
         

ARCHANGELS - $40,000 - $49,999 

 

 

ANON 20

 

 

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Boaters' Coalition

Advocates for Boaters with members ranging from Clearwater to Marco Island

 

          
         
         

  ANGELS - $30,000 - $39,999 

         
 

 

 ANON 16 FOUNDATION

       

 

         

 BENEFACTOR LEVEL  - $20,000-29,999

         

 

 

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Terrace East Condominium Association 

   
         
         
         
         

 PALLADIUM  SPONSORS - Donation Level: $10,000-19,999           

         
 

Sandy Hook Association

 

 

Beach Terrace

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANON 11 FOUNDATION

 

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 PLATINUM SPONSORS - Donation Level: $5,000 -9,999     

         
         

Bill Paxon & Susan Molinari

 

Frank & Gail Jurenka

 

Gary Kompothecras

Captiva Resort, LLC

 

Rick & Suzanne Munroe

Sun Garden Cafe  

 

Denny & Wendy Madden

 

 

Siesta Towers

 

 

ANON 4, 5, 21 & 26      

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August Donor Advised Fund & Anonymous Fund & Linda's Blessing Fund

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GOLD SPONSORS

 

Donation Level: $2,500-4,999

 

 Ralph & Karen Basile;

Peter & Nancy & Craig & Patty van Roekens;

Rodney Linford; 

 Anne Overbeck in memory of Jim   Overbeck;

John-Erik Karlsen; 

 Liz Harper; 

 Anne Essner; LSPOA;

Roger & Arlene Esslinger; Sandbox on the Beach

Laurence Brady

Anon 4; Anon 14; Anon 22;

Michael Holderness; Siesta Key Beachside Villas; 

Dan Watnem; Excelsior Condominium;

Stephen Lexow, MD;

Ralph & Cherie Gorenstein Charitable Foundation in honor of Mike Day;

Merrill & Bernette Hoyt;

Dan & Cheryl Shubert;

Mark H Smith; Smith Architects PA; 

Rae Spicer;  

Donald & Anna Kennedy; 

Network for Good; 

Robert & Robyn Wagoner; 

 


 

DIAMOND SPONSORS

 

Donation Level: $1,000-2,499

Helen Ruth Duersch; 

Marjorie A. Jacobson;

Anon 17;

Marc Julius;

Ellen Michelson;

Janet Duke; 

Gabriel & Valerie Schmergel;  

Linda & John DeMeo;

Laura Deily in honor/memory of Maggie & Hugh Newsom;

Don Porter

John & Nancy Hevey

Leon & Marysue Wechsler

David Galloway 

Jill Brooks 

Palm Bay Club 

Crescent Towers;

Midnight Cove Realty; Midnight Cove Association;

O'Reilly & Wooten Families; 

Gulf Haven;

Steven & Jane Blue;

Pat Taylor;

White Sands Cabana; 

Don & Diana Greer;

Siesta Gulf View;    

Steve & Diane Lambert; 

Neil Defeo; 

Chris Brown & Mike Granthon;  

Wendall Jacobsen & Beach Bazaar;

Dick & Bonita Landis;  

Gary Gruber;

Charlie Ann & Jim Syprett; 

Laurence Saslaw; 

Paige Hartmann & The INN on Siesta Key;  

Jeff & Mary Lynn Bernacchi; 

Crescent Arms Condominium;    

Cary Cloud;

Mike & Fran St. Clair in memory of Mere St. Clair; 

Rosalie Wooten;

Rob Patten;

Jim Lampl;  

John & Josie Watson;

Greg & Darlene Kosin;

John Maypole;

Suzy Assaad; 

Diana Kahlenberg;  

Charles Kerr & Gudrun Rice;

Bonnie & Edward Fogarty;

Chris & Carolyn Kofler;

Vern Johnson in memory of Joan R. W. Johnson; 

Gert & Diane Erne; 

Janice Marie;

DK Nowak-Vanderhoef;

Sid & Maryann Whitman;

Phil Couture;

Gerard, Gus & Jeanne Ezcurra;

Mary Smarelli & John Doherty; 

Don & Nancy Payzant;

Linnet F. Deily in honor of Steven & Laura Deily

Jean H Duffett

Susan Saltalamacchia 

Mary Miller in memory of Joanne Bisbee 

John & Pamela Glass;   

 

 


 

 

 

 

   

CRYSTAL SPONSORS


Donation Level:  $500-999 

 

  

Norma Pullman;

228 Condominium Association;

Drs. Amir & Lisa Arbisser;

Thomas & Una Kohl;  

Bill Finlay; 

Bonnie Garvey; 

HL & Marilyn Vanvarick;

S Carolyn Burkhart; 

William & Catherine Hohlstein; 

Kate Brown; 

General Timothy Haake; 

John & Carol Adornetto; 

Rita Hutchins;

Joanne Bisbee;

Gerald & Kay Paquette;

Gerard Wagner;

Barbara & Jonathan Shagrin;  

Nancy Hunt Swezey; 

Ron & Phyllis McSwain;

Donald Katz; 

William Simmons;  

Dade & Julie Lunsford; 

Siesta Sands;

Keith & Linda Monda;

Marlene Buckler; 

Dan Ruscitto;   

Edward & Donna Jordan;  

Thomas Terhorst;  

Michael & Lana Ashley;  

Steve & Diane Lambert;

John & Rita Davidson; 

The Steinwachs Family Foundation;   

K.P. & Rukmini Ganeshappa;  

Edith Downes; 

The Village Cafe; 

Bryan & Nancy Wiger;

Beachaven Association;

Carolyn Pruyne;

Linda Ernst; 

Wineland Family LLC;

Robert & Helen Wineland;

Janet & Benedict Di Giulio; 

Andy & Karilyn Lytle; 

Rick & Anne White;

Syd & Alice Krawczyk;

Laird Boulden; Edith Downes;

Dr. Stuart Gray;  

Jeffrey Rowe;  

Charlotte & Kenneth Sizemore;

Arlene & Dennis Pinkos;

Rick & Donna Silvestri;

Kelsey Weddell & William & Sharon Malone;

Don & Karen Pallies; 

Timothy Mooney; 

Teresa McGrath;  

Dr. & Mrs. Ware;

William & Virginia Zimmer;

Paul Sloan; 

Tom & Jen O'Donnell;

Anon 3; Anon 23; Anon 15; 

Chris Small;

David & Kathleen Gillmore;  Priscilla S. Knapp;

Ricki Arnold in memory of Jody & Bill Snyder & in honor of Tara Anderson & Nielle Sovell ;

Malcolm Lazin;  

Anon 1;  Anon 6; Anon 12;

Marlene Whiting in honor/memory of Dr. Edwin F. Whiting;

Erika & Bill Bondy;

John & Theresa Shanahan;

Penny Wagstaff;

 

 

 

 


           
           

#1 BEACH SPONSORS

 

Donation Level: $250-499

 

Elizabeth Siegfried;       Marianne & George Vesprani;   Alastair Haddow;Ted & Mickey Jacobs;        Katie Klingler;  J Creighton Drury;   Paul Sletten;    R. Beverley Deterding; Anon 29; Robert Marovich; Dave Thomas; William Swarthout;  Linda Davis; Brien Holehouse;  Doug & Paula Griffin;   Caroline & Vicent Andrus; John & Judith Hunter; Bob & Bonnie Spark; Anon 25; Ann Frescura; Linda & Bill Irish;  James & Barbara Hirchak; Kimberli Chance; Dr. Thomas Terhorst;  Lynn Hock; Vivian & Gerald Laschinski; Doug Griffin; Lea Gorman;  Paul & Juleen Henderson;W. Patrick & Beverly Stull in honor/memory of 1950; Dan & Pat McCarthy; Howard Weisbart; Jono Miller in honor/memory of Big Pass Shoal; John & Barb Phair; Jessica Selasky; Judilee Sterne;  Maria L. Melguizo in memory of Jorge Melguizo; Marie Williamson; Lenora & Virginia Beichler; Philip C. Moudy; Paul Oversmith & Margaret Churchill; Mary Keels; Kirk & Rae Malcolm; William & Donna Trimble; Jane & Jeff Johnson; Dino & Karen Oliva;  T. Rowe Price Program for Charitable Giving via The Harold & Judy Ashby Charitable Gift Fund; Robert White; Jonathan Barnett; Donald & Pat Moberg;  The Pointe; John Girotto;  Tom & Nancy Coyne; Sarasota Surf & Racquet Club; Gary &  Rae Spicer; Rob McDaniel;    Aledia Tush; Stuart Gray; Don Payzant; Laird Boulden;   Kirby Pehoski; Norman & Sylvia Samet;  Sandra Ripberger;  Anon 10; Dave & Vicki Drown; Arthur Zohlman;  Peter Wolff in memory of Rick Frignoca;  Barry & Ellie Faber; Cheryl Smith in memory of Lawrence Lemke;    Judy Wolff in memory of Rick Frignoca;  Shawn Horne; Kenneth & Lana Andre; Kelly & Greg Mudry; Marlene Whiting in memory of Dr. Edwin F. Whiting; Chris & Carolyn Kofler; Nedra Farwell;  Ed Aroyan; Renee Chase; Jeffrey Olsen; Carl Black in memory of Rick Frignoca; Henry Mason; Marilyn Black in memory of Rick Frignoca; Jeanne English; Michael & Laurene Pellegrini; Karen Johnston; Ned Phipps; Rich Cunningham;  Marla Johnson;  Ellen Pullman; James & Karla Ritter; Tina Johns; Gerard Przybylski; Kathryn Cunningham;  Salim Kaka; Bill Hough; Jack Michelson; Bruce Klein; Tiffany Sands;   Tom & Jenny O'Donnell; John Ross;Leo & Anna-Maria Henckel;  David N Patton; Jim Santagata; Carl & Leatha Terwilliger;   Pat & Barbara DeMarchi; Raymond & Sandra Evenson;   Brock & Lisa Colley; James & Cindy Kaiser; Carolyn Chisenhall;  Cary Cloud;  Robert & Carol Passaneau; Brad Sanders; Gerald & Karen Przybylski; Mark & Connie Guess; Gerry Repple & Darryl Fry;  John Sossi; Diane & Stan Schaefer; Marsha Tucker; Thompson Children Trust; Karen Pridgen; Mark & Amy Thompson;     Thomas & Jenny O'Donnell; W Anthony Wiles; Martha Smith; John Spoeri;  Joan LaStrange; Jack & Joyce Rentschler;  Andrew & Elaine Green; Richard Friedman; William Buckingham; Melissa Kaplan; Thomas Moxley;  Jacqueline Pattison Ekgren; John & Pamela Glass;

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

QUARTZ SPONSORS

 

Donation Level:   $100-249

 

Jutta & Legrand Burt;          Jose Moreno; Karon Bishop;  John & Judith Hunter; D'Arlene Llewellyn; David Patterson;  Anon 24; Tivoli by the Sea; Diana Heymann; Lauren Kohl; Richard Goldstein; Lorna Nagler; Anon 8; Juli Kampe; Margaret Khella; Judith Gayheart; Ruth Lochmann; Theresa Shanahan; Kenneth Milleer;  Richard & Marie Weaver; William Malone; John Shanahan; Alfred Bargar; Kathy Wanta; Victoria Vaudrey; Douglas Lynn; Michael Guernier; Carol Roselyn Gonzalez; Donna Chappel;   Clara & Lawrence Kahn; Anon 28; Nicholas Marsala; Mary Anne Dudon; Desmond Martello; Brad and Karen Lakhia; Bruce Klein & Margaret Cannon; Alexis Bellovich; Tony Romanus;  Edward Lovejay;    Ivar & Ingeborg Sorensen; Alicia Knust;   Helen Hurst; David Hyde;   Carolyn Pruyne; Robert & Georgianna Biddle; Anthony & Rosemarie Abbate; Bob & Carol Reid; Steve & Amanda Veigh; Andrew & Kim Tyack; Ned Phipps; Robert Rowe;  Toby & Cheryl Kinerk;  Benedict & Janet Di Guilio; Fred Bassinger;  William & Majorie Craft; Richard Murray; John & Clara Woellner; Lisa Peters;  William Buckingham; Dorothy Watt Williams; Maureen August; Merrill & Bernette Hoyt; Truman & Joyce Vannatta; Albert & Martha Smith; Mary Jane Clark; Albert & Martha Smith; John Miller;   Florence Collins;  Pat Wingo; William Hough; Rosemarie Halloran; Steve Katz; Sharon Rivera; Joel Fried; William & Barbara McElwain; Diana Kahlenberg; Janet Hackett; Dean & Mary Ellen Eslien; Marie Adams; John & Donna Heinzl; Pauline Cerino; Cameron Cox; Scott Tingley;   Leo & Betty Dunn;  Tina Johns; Russ & Rhoda Horton; Mark & Debbie Wheeler;Tami Fohr; Sandy Deboo; Siesta Gulf View;   Darlene Hauser; Kristin Mattson;  Alix Morin;  Paul Parr; Siesta Sunset Royale; Donna & David Grimmer; John & Claire Dimsdale; Norma Stilwell; Sandy Cove; Linda Wallin; Andrew Green; Bob & Debra Furlong; Nancy DeLong;  Arthur Zohlman;  Lois Bates; Frank Northrup; Chet Wanvig; Lenna Kirby; John Fay; Jeffri Durrance in memory of Peggy Jean Brown;  McNally Limited; Lee Elliot;  Bryan & Nancy Wiger;   Elizabeth Siegfried; Ann Michalek;  Eric Schurr; Jamaica Royale; Elliott Sauertieg;  Elizabeth Scheben; Donna & Jim Dunne; Franceen Heimerl; Brenda Johnston;  Philip Moudy;  William & Catherine Hohlstein; Azar Kardan; Don & Irene Willson; Micki Smith;  Earl & Holly Winebrenner;   Tom & Jan Wiggers; Anon 18;  Georgeana Vetro; Marie & Thomas McNamara; Dr. Robert Folman;   Anon 19; Carol & Anthony Senft; L.A. Miller; Mark & Jackie Singel; Pamela & Justin Lincoln; Dan & Pat McCarthy;  Kathie O May; Theodore Rachlin; Frances & Edward Stanwood;  Julia Abrams & Ashley Israel; Richard Doretti;  Lourdes Ramirez; Thomas McComb; Jean-Pierre Suys; Dean & Flo Strief; Suella & Scott Bowman; Joan & Ronald McDonald;  Nancy McAlister;  Florence Innes; Anne Miller;  Judith Gayheart; Alan Plempel; Betsie Danner; Frank & Cynthia Lauciello;  Arthur & Marie Berarducci;   Debbie Szczesny; Michaell Bille; Averill Babson; Wayne Bryant in memory of Cecil Spicer; John Black; Maureen Buchanan in honor/memory of Jeffrey C. Howe; Steven Cavanaugh; Jean Craig; Kathleen Daniel in honor/memory of 1957; Daniel DeMarco; Pamela Huang; Robert Marovich; Christine Enger in memory of Valerie Hadley Riegel; Chris & Kathy Elliott; Roger Esslinger;  Mehdi Ghaheri in honor/memory of Dr. Mehdi Ghaheri; Nancy Gold; Harry Watkins in honor/memory of Dutch & Frances Watkins; Laura Haas;  Patricia Heyman;   Helene Hyland in memory of Richard Irving; Pamela Huang; Ingrid McNally; Heidi Kreiner-Ley; Randy & Erin Kreis; Gary & Renee LeDonne;  Bob Spicer; Joseph & Patricia Reilly in honor/memory of Rosie; Marie McNamara; Michele Booth; Pamela Murchison in honor/memory of Scott Murchison; Patricia Tassone; Annette Ruocco in memory of Ralph A. Ruocco, Sr.; Mehdra Sahba; Sharon Malone; 

 

   

SAND SPONSORS

 

Donation Level:   $20-99

 

Debra Garro; James Kneeland; Paul Hyatt; Florence Collins; Richard & Diana Daffner;  Beth Bickley; Beth Hirshberg; Jason Boehk in memory of Dorothy Boehk;  David Kwarta; Nikki Logan Curran; Bob & Eileen Parkinson; Ronald Salgado; Lori Taylor; Anon 9;  Adam Guttridge; Tobias Hirshman; Robert & Monica Shattuck; Robert Antonelli; John Skalet; Don Hagen; Donnajayne Brown; Linda Zentz;Brian Gottfried; Dan Bernard; Charlie Clifton; Robert Byrnes; John & Laura Proctor; Robert Rowe; Robert Passaneau; Gerald Przybylski;  Harold & Jane Holbrook;  Kim McCarty; Harry & Marla Watkins;  Phillip & April Doughty;   Lois Flavin; Vesna Petrovich; Richard Human; Victoria Schmidt; Richard Light; Vern Gardner;  Bob & Elaine Rumana; Jill Davis; Patricia Hill; Daniel Weiner;  Kathleen Wanta; Susan Shroder; Michael & Vincetta Nestor; Patty Bjelland; Adriana Ezcurra; Hugh Yaeger; Joy Miskovetz; Robert & Carol Passaneau; Douglas Bem;   Anon 8;  Karen Majeske;   Mary Lou Loughlin; Abra Wilder; Cathy Thompson; Ralph Reade; Barbara Schilling;  Larry Paul Wright;John Hughes in memory of Rich Fanning; Amy Stipancich; David Lindahl; Rich Schineller in memory of Richard J. Schineller;     Pavel Hillel;  Pat & Charlie Elia; Laurie Aberg; Jack Nieds; Mike Edelstein; Carolyn McLoughlan;  Gary Boehk; Carissa Say; Jennifer Calabrese;  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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