Inspiring Hope Dinner – SOLD OUT

Friday, Nov. 12, 2021 | 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota, 1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota

Thank you for choosing to support Sunshine from Darkness and its mission to bring awareness of mental health and addiction disorders and erasing the stigma of both.

The Inspiring Hope Dinner has reached its maximum seating capacity.

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Watch this website for future events and special speakers during 2022 and our Inspiring Hope Dinner 2023.

Exclusive Impact Sponsor

Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Darryl Strawberry

Darryl Strawberry

The retired Major League Baseball great will talk about his mental health and addiction journey.

Read Darryl Strawberry’s full bio

Steve Ford

Steve Ford

The actor and son of former President Gerald Ford and First Lady Betty Ford will discuss his struggles with addiction and depression.

Read Steve Ford’s full bio

This inspirational evening will feature entertainment and celebrity speakers Darryl Strawberry and Steve Ford, who will be recognized for their mental health advocacy and achievements in an evening supporting this vital cause. The rest of the lineup will be announced by May.