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Okeechobee News Highlights Healthy Familes Florida

Okeechobee News recently published an article featuring staff members from the Healthy Families Florida department that operate out of the Okeechobee office of Helping People Succeed.

To read the article, please click here.

Helping People Succeed Unveils the 2017 Art for Living Calendar At Pinot & Picasso

The artists, featured in the 2017 Art for Living Calendar, recently unveiled Helping People Succeed’s calendar at the Third Annual Pinot & Picasso event. This evening of fine wine and art was held at Harbour Ridge Yacht & Country Club hosted by residents Bill Lichtenberger and Bill Crandall.

Helping People Succeed’s Popular Calendars Feature Signings from Local Artists

From its Tunnel of Trees and Squall Line paintings to its Red Boathouse, Bird of Paradise and Moonlit Blooms, Helping People Succeed has its 2017 Art for Living Calendar on sale at locations in Martin and St. Lucie counties. In addition, a calendar signing is scheduled at the Barnes & Noble Bookstore in Jensen Beach on Saturday, December 10th from 1 to 3 p.m.

Drew Mello of WQCS interviews Suzy Hutcheson

Drew Mello of WQCS radio and Helping People Succeed President/CEO Suzy Hutcheson discuss October as Disablity Awareness Month and the upcoming Pinot & Picasso event at Harbour Ridge Yacht and Country.

To listen to the interview, please click here.

Helping People Succeed, Staff Members, Volunteers and the Community Support Adults With Disabilities for Employment, Community Connections

County and City Commissioners representing St. Lucie County, the City of Stuart and Martin County presented Proclamations to recognize the National Disability Employment Awareness Month during October.

The resolutions points out Helping People Succeed Inc., which provides Employment Options and Community Connections for its adult with disabilities programs.




Helping People Succeed, through its staff and and volunteers, assists citizens with disabilities to obtain gainful employment, become more independent and taxpaying adults, achieve their potential in all aspects of community life and contribute to the sustainability of our community.

3rd Annual Pinot & Picasso Gala: An Evening of Fine Wine and Art

Thanks to two remarkable men, hosts Bill Lichtenberger and Bill Crandall, the local community is invited to Helping People Succeed’s 3rd Annual Pinot and Picasso evening reception, featuring the artists of the 2017 Art for Living Calendar.

The special evening, planned for Saturday, November 19th at Harbour Ridge Yacht and Country Club, will offer guests calendar art selections and other available art on display at the clubhouse in this popular community. Pinot and Picasso, an amazing evening of fine wine and art, is the primary fundraising event to support Helping People Succeed’s diverse programs and services critical to local residents and families.

Helping People Succeed White Shirt Night Features Art, Gifts and More

Nearly 100 guests were on hand at the annual White Shirt Night, enjoying the art of 12 artists sharing their sketches from beaches and gift baskets to historical scenes of the Treasure Coast and colorful views of our waterways and more.

It’s an evening guests can show off their new art scenes “painted” on t-shirts, ball caps, tote bags and aprons. Whether the art is used on special packages or hanging on a kitchen hook or paint rack, it is noticed in area businesses and homes.

At this year’s event, Helping People Succeed, the host of the annual fundraiser, presented the original founders artist Dan Mackin and Taste Casual Dining hosts Karen & Craig Kingston with plaques from President/CEO Suzy Hutcheson. About 10 years ago, Mackin brought the idea to Helping People Succeed, a nonprofit that over the years has worked with 4,500 families in Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties.

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