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A huge ‘Thank You’ from F.I.S.H.

By Staff | Oct 28, 2011

The Board of F.I.S.H. (Friends In Service Here) would like to thank everyone who participated in the 3rd Annual 10K RACE 4 F.I.S.H. We thank the sponsors, runners, volunteers and residents who made it such a successful event. It was a fun day for everyone and the money we raised from the FISH 10K will ensure that we can continue to help our neighbors on the islands.

We would like to thank publicly the large number of sponsors this year who made this event possible. We are particularly proud of the number of people who came out to help this year we had more than 120 people involved in the organization, management and clean up of the FISH 10K this year.

Our particular thanks go to the major sponsors who include:


The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company


Sanibel-Captiva Kiwanis Club


Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grille

Billy’s Rentals

John Grey Painting

Lazy Flamingo

Lily and Company

Bailey’s General Store

Island Graphics

The Island Sun

The Breeze Newspapers


Bank of the Islands

Sanibel Bean

The Dunes


Island Pharmacy

Island Therapy

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank

Viking Industries

Cedar Chest Jewelry

Physical Therapy of Sanibel

Sanibel Home Furnishings

John R. Wood Realtors

Island Cow

Royal Shell Vacations

William E. Wilson Jewelry

Tween Waters Inn


Suncatcher’s Dream

Kona-Kai Motel

Shalimar Resort

Sanibel Captiva Realtor’s Association

Aztec Plumbing

Sanibel Grill

The Zonta Club of Sanibel-Captiva

Heidrick & Co. Insurance


The Jacaranda

Pfeifer Realty

BB&T Bank

Ft. Myers Pest Control

Bob’s Barricades

Re-Max of the Islands

Mitchell’s Sandcastles

R. S. Walsh Landscaping

The Grog Shop

San-Cap One Source Realty

We would also like to thank members of the island service clubs who marshaled the event:


Optimist Club


The Lions Club


And, finally our thanks to the FISH 10K Committee, under the direction of John Pryor and Ed Ridlehoover, who worked tirelessly for over nine months, the FISH volunteers who supported the event in force, to the City of Sanibel for all their assistance during the planning of the FISH 10K event, and the Fort Myers Track Club without whom we would not have had such a successful event.

The FISH 10K was a truly memorable Sanibel event a fun time, beautiful weather all in a good cause. We could not have had such a successful event without your support and so the Board thanks you all most sincerely for your generosity.