FinFest 2023

Thank you to everyone who made FinFest 2023 a huge success! Special thank you to our Chairs Darnell & Celestine Smith and Honorary Chairs Katie Jeffries & Chris James, Dr. Christine Sapienza & Jasmine Bragg, Ashley Smith Juarez & Alex Juarez, Clara Mangin, and Al Emerick & Ashley Carroll.

All proceeds raised from FinFest 2023 will directly fund the mission of Jacksonville Speech & Hearing Centerto provide the highest quality professional and compassionate care to all individuals in our community with speech, language or hearing disorders, regardless of ability to pay. 

Save the date for FinFest 2024 on May 11 back at Timuquana Country Club!

Contact Erika Hooper at or (904) 717-6934 if you have any questions.

Thank you to our FinFest 2023 Sponsors and Patrons!

Thank you to our FinFest 2023 Silent Auction Donors!

4Rivers Smokehouse

Al Emerick

Alex Juarez & Ashley Smith Juarez

Ameris Bank

Amelia River Cruises

Andy & Toni Crawford

Angel’s Envy Distillery

Angie Koury & Ehren Allen

Atlantis Paradise Island



Bernie’s Wine Stop


Bob Whitkop

Bravoz Entertainment Center

Breakout Games

Charlene Jones

Charlie Fetzer

Chef Amadeus


Children’s Art Classes

Chip Scholz

Cold Stone Creamery

Collage Day School/TimberNook of NEFL

Community Loaves

Congaree and Penn

Cool Moose Cafe

Crayola Experience


Crumbl Cookies

CycleBar Riverside

Dance Shack

Dirce Piccoli Heath



Eric Weinroth

First Coast YMCA

First Tee North Florida

Flamingo Coffee Bar

Florida Theater

Frank & Vickie Mangin

FSCJ Foundation

Green Clean Property Maintenence

Hammock Beach Golf Resort & Spa

Happy Hounds Dog Resort


Haymaker Coffee Co.

Homespun Kitchen

Hila. A Skin Spa

Hyatt Regency Orlando


Jacksonville Icemen

Jacksonville Jaguar’s Foundation

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp

Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

JU – College of Aviation

Jeff Hampton

Jewish Community Alliance

Jim White

Kirk Brennan

Kendra Scott

Kevin Grant

Man in Overalls

Marineland Dolphin Adventure

Marsh Creek Country Club

Medure Brothers

Melting Pot

Metro Diner

Miami Dolphins

Michael Howland

Michele D. Lee

MOCA Jacksonville

Modern Aesthetic Centers

Moon River Pizza

Natural Look Medical Spa

Nest Finders

North Florida Gymnastics & Cheerleading

Olivia Smith

One Ocean Resort & Spa

Oscar Garza

Painting with a Twist

PGA Tour

PRP Wine

Pure Barre Riverside/San Marco

Pure Life Photography


Redfields Salon

Renee Haire, LMT

Renee Parenteau Photography

River and Post

Riverplace Capital Management

Riverside Liquors

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Salt Life

Sarah Rocco

Scott Wohlers

Sea Love Charters


St. Augustine Alligator Farm

St. Augustine Colonial Experience

St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum

St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum

Susan Weinroth Photography

Suzanne Horne

Swimming Safari

Tadd Manning

The Catty Shack Ranch

The Golf Club of Amelia Island

tenley dietrich

TNT Gymnastics

Tom Bush BMW

Tommy Hulihan Basketball

V’s Pizza

W.W. Gay

Wellness Hub

Wick: A Candle Bar

Wild Adventures

Windemere Equestrian Center

Youthful Medical Spa