JD Motes loves surfing, foiling, wind surfing and paddle boarding. In fact, when it comes to the stand-up paddle board, even though he’s 69 years old, Motes is a rock star.
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Donna Orender is a powerhouse executive whose innovative leadership shaped some of the most recognizable brands in the sports industry.
Jamaican-born David Muir has called South Florida home for nearly 20 years. And in that time, he’s connected deeply with the community through his photography, his writing, his social work, his passion for celebrating Caribbean cooking on TV and at food festivals and now through a permanent celebration of island culture.
Charles Dasher is living a life he never even dreamed of, reconnecting with nature and himself.
Suzy Hutcheson’s work has changed what was thought possible for the large population of people living with disabilities. She shares how making a difference fuels her to keep working hard every day.
Stephanie Davis, aka The Downtown Diva, is a fixture on the Southwest Florida arts and social scene. Beloved for her witty and interesting regular columns in Florida Weekly, she also is involved with the Fort Myers theater scene, both on stage and backstage as a director.
Dealing with grief is something we will all most likely experience, yet, we all have different ways of dealing with it. Belenda Cypress of Polk County never saw it coming.
Conquering Kilimanjaro is the Emmy-nominated documentary that shares a journey that combines one of the world’s greatest mountains, one of the world’s greatest mountaineers and one of the world’s greatest causes into one of the world’s greatest adventures!
We’re proud to present this very special edition of our daily show, Growing Bolder, to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the making of “Conquering Kilimanjaro.”
There was nothing OLD and everything BOLD about the Growing Bolder Awards. This event highlighted the achievements of seniors who, as valuable members of communities everywhere, are pursuing their passions and living lives of purpose while making a difference in the lives of others.