Local construction company helps increase awareness to end domestic violence
BOCA RATON, FL– Stephen Shanton, president of Venture Construction Group of Florida, hosts a fundraiser for Gemma’s Angels to end domestic violence with Kendra Scott. The Kendra Gives Back Party takes place on Jan. 28th from 6-9 p.m. at Kendra Scott, Mizner Park at 411 Plaza Real, Boca Raton 33432. The event is open to the public. The Kendra Gives Back Party will donate 20 percent of the proceeds to Gemma’s Angels Foundation Boca Raton on behalf of Shanton. For more information, please call 1-866-459-8351.
“As a business owner, contribution is ingrained in everything my company does. It is our culture. There is always something to give and there are always people who need more. These little girls have endured major tragedy,” says Stephen Shanton, president of Venture Construction Group of Florida.
The Gemma’s Angels Foundation Boca Raton is dedicated to ending domestic violence in honor of Gemma Burlakoff and her fight to save her children. In 2013, Gemma fought heroically in a violent domestic dispute to release her children and was murdered in front of them. Gemma’s Angels Foundation launched to help raise awareness to end domestic violence and support Gemma’s three daughters, left parentless with no financial support.
A major advocate for community giving, Venture Construction Group of Florida has sponsored and donated tens of thousands of dollars to numerous charities and events throughout the state. Last year, company sponsorships and events included the Kendra Scott Gives Back Party To Benefit ALS in Boca Raton; Little Black Dress event for Friends in Pink in Stuart to raise breast cancer awareness, Hurricane and Storm Damage Awareness seminar in Stuart; Walk to Defeat ALS in West Palm Beach; the ARC of Martin County Hurricane Stock Up Party in Stuart; the Jrc Foundation Golf Tournament to Benefit SafeSpace in Palm City; the ARC of Martin County Fishing Tournament in Stuart and throughout the St. Lucie, Jupiter, Palm Beach inlets; the Walk to Defeat ALS in Miami-Dade County; and the Ride to Defeat ALS in Tampa.
About Venture Construction Group of Florida
Venture Construction Group of Florida is a leader in residential and commercial construction, renovations, insurance restoration, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout the state of Florida. We are a full-service general contractor and assist residential and commercial property owners with all of your construction and restoration needs. Operational excellence is our mission in every project we undertake, and we pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service. Venture Construction Group of Florida is proud to be an exclusive certified National Storm Damage Center preferred contractor, a certified contractor with the National Insurance Restoration Council, and a member of the United Association of Storm Restoration Contractors. Founded in 1998, Venture Construction Group of Florida services commercial and residential properties throughout the state. For more information call 866-459-8351 or visit us online at www.vcgfl.com.
About Gemma’s Angels Foundation
Gemma’s Angels Foundation is dedicated to ending domestic violence in honor of Gemma Burlakoff’s fight to save her three daughters. Gemma successfully saved her children’s lives and lost her life in doing so. Gemma was brutally murdered in front of her children in 2013. Gemma fought heroically in a violent domestic dispute to release her children. Unfortunately, no financial support was left behind to provide and care for these girls, Gemma’s Angels Foundation was launched.
About Kendra Scott
Kendra Scott is a leading fashion accessories brand sold at premiere retailers including Nordstrom, Bloomingdale’s and over 600 specialty boutiques worldwide. The brand boasts a thriving web business and 38 namesake stores across the country. You may have seen us in leading fashion publications like InStyle, Glamour, Marie Claire, and WWD. We have also become a favorite of Hollywood starlets such as Selena Gomez, Brooklyn Decker, Taylor Swift and Jessica Alba, to name a few. Everything Kendra Scott does emphasizes three pillars – Fashion, Family & Philanthropy. In the past 12 months, the company donated $1M and 50,000 pieces of jewelry while working with over 1,000 local and national organizations. What Matters to You, Matters to Us. Learn more at www.KendraScott.com.
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