Author: St. Augustine Social

Community

PIE IN THE SKY PARTNERS WITH ISLAND DOCTORS TO FUND SENIORS

Nonprofit organization partners with local medical facility to provide for seniors in need.

FLORIDA NONPROFIT HELPS YOUTH ATHLETES REDUCE PLASTIC POLLUTION IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Community

Florida Nonprofit Helps Youth Athletes Reduce Plastic Pollution in St. Augustine

Imagine a greener world with less plastic pollution.This is what local nonprofit Beaches Go Green (BGG) hopes to inspire through their Reusable Bottles for Sports program.

Community

COUPLES IN ST. AUGUSTINE ARE OPTING FOR INTIMATE WEDDING PACKAGES DURING PANDEMIC

The Treasury Venue Collection offers newly curated wedding packages to meet demand.

Arts and Culture, Community

Young Women in St. Augustine make history as the first female Eagle Scouts nationwide

The inaugural class of female Eagle Scouts honored by The Boy Scouts of America North Florida Council during Women’s History Month.

Arts and Culture

Fort Mose in St. Augustine gets new boat donation

Heritage Boatworks builds new Barca Chata for Fort Mose State Park.

Career Readiness Academy at Kookaburra Roastery

Community

LOCAL NONPROFIT SUPPORTS CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE + FOSTER FAMILIES

Fostering Connections St. Johns offers career readiness + other services for children in foster care.

Actor James Bullock gives tour at The Ximenez-Fatio House Museum for new exhibit celebrating Black History called “I Lived Here, As Well".

History

Ximenez-Fatio House Museum in St. Augustine celebrates Black History

New exhibit and tour highlights those who lived in the 1800s boarding house.

Business, Health

Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine Among Top Two Percent of U.S. Hospitals for Clinical Outcomes

Flagler Hospital Named One of Healthgrades 2021 America’s 100 Best Hospitals

Business

the link works with wtec to bring smart building infrastructure and energy savings to new building in St. Johns County

Innovator Raghu Misra, places sustainability, human-centric design, and building optimization as top priority for the new “building-of-the-future” in Nocatee.

Community, Things to Do

CONCERTS FOR A CAUSE ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL EVENT IN ST. AUGUSTINE WITH RODNEY ATKINS

Country musician to perform at Tringali Barn on March 5th to raise funds for INK!

Stand Up Paddleboarding in St. Augustine

Recreation

UNLEASH YOUR INNER CHILD & CONNECT WITH NATURE AT KOASTAL SUP YOGA IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Stand-up paddleboarding, the perfect social distancing activity for friends + family.

Food

UPTOWN SWINERY’S NEW SPACE INVITES LOCALS TO COME TOGETHER IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Newly renovated restaurant invites guests to enjoy upscale Southern food + daily brunch

Buses Line up in St. Johns County

Community

Showing Appreciation for St. Augustine Bus Operators During the Pandemic

Waffle House donates 500 breakfast sandwiches to bus operators and staff to say, “Thank You!”

Balloon Night at St. Francis Shelter Port in the Storm Light Up The Night Event

Community

Light Up the Night Balloon Glow Gala held in St. Augustine

40 Businesses and Individuals Supported St. Francis House/Port in the Storm “Light Up the Night Balloon Glow Gala”

Epic-Cure Food Truck

Community

St. Augustine Community Comes Together to Help Epic-Cure Get Refrigerated Truck

Local Rotary Clubs and renowned philanthropic organizations donate to Epic-Cure for rural food program truck.

Alicia Ali Pressel teaches at Creekside High School - photo

Community

Finalists for INK! Teacher of the Year awards named in St. Augustine

INK! names three finalists for St. Johns County 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year award.

Vincent Johnson, MBA, has joined Flagler Health+ as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Community

Flagler Health+ Names New Enterprise-Wide Operations Chief

Flagler Health+, an extension of Flagler Hospital, has named Vincent Johnson as their new Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer