We’re thankful for our sponsors!

As a 501(c) not-for-profit organization, it takes a number of factors to thrive and grow. A key piece of our success is our Annual Corporate Sponsorship. Thanks to the generosity of these supporters, our organization is able to deliver community-focused memorable events throughout the year. We are beyond grateful for this charitable group and wanted to share the stories of these terrific local businesses!

Meet our Presenting Level Sponsors

The Zelniker Dorfman Group at UBS Financial

We’re honored The Zelniker Dorfman Group chose to sponsor our organization and events dedicated to enriching the community.  Scott Zelniker, the Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, has also been a local Lakewood Ranch resident since 2013!  Zelniker Dorfman Group is committed to working with their clients by forming relationships to provide guidance so the client can gain control over the next steps and create the right course of action. It all comes down to delivering advice that is relevant to your life and your financial success.

Cool Today

Cool Today has been serving Sarasota, Florida since 1963 – and they’ve been a supporting sponsor of our organization for quite a while, too! They have 3 divisions: Cool Today, Plumbing Today and Energy Today. Cool Today provides homes and businesses in Sarasota and the surrounding areas with air conditioning, heating, plumbing and electrical services. With a rich history and dedication to community involvement, we’re honored to have them as a sponsor!

Saint Stephen’s Episcopal School

Saint Stephen’s Episcopal School has been a long-standing top-rated school in the area. With a strong vision to be one of the premier independent college preparatory schools in the nation, educating tomorrow’s leaders to make a positive contribution to the world. Their mission is to provide a superior academic program, instill in each student a love of learning, and provide a nurturing environment. We’re delighted the Saint Stephen’s family extends their support to the community and Lakewood Ranch Community Activities.


Meet our Supporting Level Sponsors

Bite Squad

Make mealtime easier with Bite Squad. Discover restaurants delivering near you. Visit their website, enter your address, and find your favorite local restaurants ready for delivery!

Doodle Bugs

A new addition to the Ranch, Doodle Bugs is dedicated to building a community of happy children, happy parents and happy teachers.

The Roots Chiropractic

The Roots Chiropractic office uses state-of-the-art technology to provide every patient the gentle, specific & scientific chiropractic care they deserve to reach their optimal health level.

Michael Saunders & Company

The Lakewood Ranch real estate office serves the communities of Lakewood Ranch and east Bradenton communities. Their Lakewood Ranch real estate office is home to over 80 real estate agents and Realtors® that are ready to assist you in selling or buying a home or condo in east Manatee County.

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center has become the hospital of choice for many families in Manatee and Sarasota counties in Florida, since it opened in September 2004. Patients have access to a medical staff of more than 500 physicians and allied health professionals who practice in a comprehensive range of specialties.

Lakewood Ranch

As the 3rd best-selling community in the US, life is good in Lakewood Ranch. With a collection of distinct villages and neighborhoods nestled within scenic natural surroundings, lively town centers, first-rate amenities, and new, custom and move-in ready homes, there are options available for every size and for every stage of life.

Lakewood Ranch Dental

Lakewood Ranch Dental is a family dentistry, which brings premier dental care to our community one smile at a time.

Arsenault Dermatology

Living in Florida, a dermatologist is pretty much a necessity. Arsenault Dermatology is an 9-time People’s Choice Award Winner, providing world-class dermatological and cosmetic skin care at 3 locations within the Sarasota, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch area.

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Dessert is always a good choice. Step into a Nothing Bundt Cakes bakery and let the aroma of freshly-baked Bundt stir your senses. Choose from ten luscious Bundt flavors and forty unique cake designs!

Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance

The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance was founded by 3 local businesses who felt the need to unify the local businesses and to create a “voice” for them and bridge the gap between Manatee and Sarasota Counties. LWRBA is focused on building a stronger, more successful business community in Lakewood Ranch and now promote over 1,300 businesses in the area.

Cowork LWR

Cowork LWR is an innovative environment for startups, entrepreneurs and creatives to work in harmony. They’re dedicated to connecting local entrepreneurs through collaboration, connectivity, and community. At Cowork LWR, there are a variety of benefits for members seeking dedicated desks, shared workbar, virtual office or conference room space

Meet our Media Level Sponsors


The Sarasota Herald-Tribune was founded in 1925. Today, more than 90 years later, their company has transformed from a newspaper to a diversified media company known as the Herald-Tribune Media Group. They provide a newspaper publishing four daily editions that also distribute signature tabloid products such as Business Weekly, Health+Fitness, Food & Wine, Ticket, At Home and Real Estate.

103.9 Kiss FM

The new 103.9 KISS FM plays All the Hits, with Johnny’s House, weekday mornings starting 6am. Jam out to their station on iHeartRadio!

Observer Media Group

Formed in 1995 with the acquisition of the Longboat Observer, the family-owned and operated Observer Media Group Inc. has grown into a multimedia company with 13 newspapers, seven websites, two quarterly lifestyle magazines and more than 125 employees serving multiple communities around Florida.


Please join us in thanking these sponsors that continue to support our mission of being dedicated to bringing to Lakewood Ranch, through fostering a sense of community and friendships through memorable events and social clubs. While you’re out this summer, consider supporting those that support us!