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The Southwest Florida Metsquerade!


March 24
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Hilton Naples
5111 Tamiami Trail North
Naples, Naples United States
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METAvivor appreciates your donation and honors your generosity by ensuring that 100% of your donation goes toward supporting grants for metastatic breast cancer research.

Event date and time:

March 24th, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Event Location:

Hilton Naples
5111 Tamiami Trail North
Naples, FL 34103

Dress Code:

Attire is black-tie optional so we suggest cocktail dresses or evening gowns for ladies and a tuxedo or formal suit with tie for gentlemen.

Tickets and Guest Check-in:

Seating is limited so scroll down to reserve your spot today! You will receive an e-mail confirmation when you pay for your tickets.  Please retain this confirmation as proof of your purchase. You will not receive tickets. Upon event arrival, please check-in at registration by providing your name or company. Our registrars will provide you with a table number at this time.

Thank you for considering a donation to METAvivor as part of the Southwest Florida Metsquerade campaign. By donating here, 100% of your donation will benefit METAvivor. Thanks to METAvivor.org, your generous donation to our Event will make a difference in the lives of the 150,000 men and women living with Metastatic Breast Cancer here in the US. It is devastating to know that once one is diagnosed with MBC one will eventually be one of the 40,000 men and women who will die each year of from this incurable disease.

METAvivor is the sole breast cancer organization where 100% of all donations will got to Metastatic Breast Cancer Research. That is approximately 96% more than any other breast cancer organization anywhere.

On a more personal note; I am the Event Chair for this event and my name is Karin Petrocelli. For the past 5 years, I have been living with Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC). Yes, I am living but I don’t know for how long. Because of the uncertainty of how much longer I have, I have decided to do anything and everything I can to ensure longevity for my four beautiful young daughters and for all others diagnosed with MBC. I am worried for my daughters that because of me, they will one day be one of 113 women and men that die each day in the US from Metastatic Breast Cancer. While living with MBC, every day is a struggle. My days and weeks consists of endless treatments, scans, procedures and fear. There is fear that treatments will stop working and thus, I will exhaust all available treatment options which will ultimately lead to my death.

The 2018 SWFL Metsquerade will be an event that you won't soon forget. The Metsquerade will be an evening filled with great food, great entertainment, and great auction items. But more than anything else, you will enjoy an evening that will fill you with HOPE! Hope, that due to your generosity, we will finally be able to transition Metastatic Breast Cancer from a terminal disease to a controlled, permanently survivable condition with a decent quality of life.

Thank you for supporting the SWFL Metsquerade and METAvivor

Blessings to all,
Karin Petrocelli
SWFL Metsquerade
P.O. Box 778
Estero, FL 33929

100% of your donations will go toward metastatic breast cancer treatment research.

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