Join Gulf Coast JFCS on Thursday, March 30, 2023 
for an inspiring evening
discovering the many ways your generosity uplifts lives. 

Lives Uplifted!, previously known as FACES of Inspiration, reflects the tens of thousands of people in need, from babies to seniors, whose lives are better and futures more hopeful because of your compassion and generosity.

Tickets & Personal Sponsorships

Join us in recognizing this year’s honorees 
while supporting the life-enhancing programs 
of Gulf Coast JFCS benefiting thousands of people each year from babies to seniors.

Business Sponsorships

Uplift lives through your
company’s sponsorship
of the
2023 Lives Uplifted! Gala.

Honoring Julie and Scott Klavans
with the 2023 Lifetime Achievement Award

Event Details:

Thursday, March 30, 2023
from 6:00 – 9:30 pm

The Coliseum,
535 4th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Business/Cocktail Attire Recommended

Food Station Dining & Open Bar

If you have questions about the 2023 Lives Uplifted! Gala,
please contact the Marketing and Development department at or 727.418.2787.

Gulf Coast JFCS supports resettlement of refugees from across the globe.

Countdown to Lives Uplifted








Together, we make our community and the world a better place.

Gulf Coast JFCS exists to uplift lives for all people. 
Lives Uplifted provides a glimpse into this humanitarian outreach and the heroes who make it possible.

Please join us to recognize this year’s honorees while supporting the life-enhancing programs of Gulf Coast JFCS
thousands of people each year from babies to seniors.

Lives Uplifted! 2023 Committee

Mary-Ellen & Mark McLain
Vicki & Skip Tylman

Planning and Outreach Committee:

Jared Abelman
Vivian Benci
Judy Benjamin
Will Conroy
Zach Coopersmith
Matt Frey
Emily Gurtman

Rick Kriseman
Glenn Mosby
Laurie Reiskind
Elizabeth Samuelson
Alan Schwartz
Jan Sher
Karen & Mandel Sher

Emilie Socash
Barbara Sterensis
Lisa Titen
Leyla Tremaine
Jennifer Webb
Andrew Zacherl