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Queen's Court submissions are due Friday

Submissions FOR QUEEN'S COURT

The Queen's Court, which raises money for charities and civic organizations through its annual Queen of Hearts Ball, is accepting nominations for outstanding female volunteers who live and volunteer in Pinellas County. Submissions, which are due Friday, must be sponsored by guilds, auxiliaries or other nonprofit groups. For an application, call (727) 894-9394. The court also is accepting applications from county organizations to receive grants from the 2014 event. Call (727) 458-5686. The deadline for those submissions is March 1.

Leadership awards

The St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation is accepting nominations for the Helen D. Roberts Philanthropy Award, the Roy G. Harrell Jr. Leadership Award and the Hippocrates Award. Go to stanthonys foundation.org for forms. The deadline is Monday.

Honoring 'Heroes'

Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik will be the keynote speaker for the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation's annual "Heroes Among Us" dinner on Saturday. The event, which honors Bob Byelick, Gail Moulds and Brittany Maxey, starts at 6 p.m. at the Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway. $150. (727) 823-8166.

Hadassah celebrates

The St. Petersburg chapter of Hadassah will celebrate the culmination of Hadassah's centennial year and honor supporters Dr. Morris and Marilyn Levine on Jan. 13 at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. (727) 345-5311.

Queen's Court submissions are due Friday 12/29/12 [Last modified: Thursday, December 27, 2012 6:44pm]
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