News, Press Release


Naples, Fl (February 8, 2023).

Youth Haven, Inc. is excited to announce its Starry Nights Gala. The event will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2023, from 6 pm – 10 pm at The Ritz-Carlton Naples, Tiburón located at 2600 Tiburon Dr., Naples, FL 34109. Please join us for a mesmerizing evening, “Under the Stars in Santorini,” featuring a cocktail reception, dinner, live entertainment by Powerhouse Next Generation, dancing, a silent auction, and more!

Youth Haven is honored to announce the following Starry Nights chairs and sponsors:

Event Chairs
Ingrid Aielli
Beverly Fanning
Rufino Hernandez

Honorary Chairs
Jill & Steve Miller

Signature Sponsors
Beverly Fanning
First Trust
Jill & Steve Miller

Media Sponsor
Gulfshore Life

Youth Haven, located in Naples, is Southwest Florida’s only residential and emergency shelter for children and teens ages 10 – 19, removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect. Established in 1972, Youth Haven provides programs that create transformational change in our youth. An 18.5-acre therapeutic campus with beds for up to 70 youth meets the growing needs of our community. Youth Haven is an immediate lifeline of safety, love, and compassion and is the first step in a long journey back to trust, confidence, and joy for the children and teens who call Youth Haven home.

“We hope you join us for this enchanting evening where every child of Youth Haven is a star!” said Linda Goldfield, Youth Haven’s Chief Executive Officer. “Your support will help the many children and teens that have been removed from their homes due to traumatic situations and depend on Youth Haven for Home, Hope, and Healing.”

Also available is the opportunity to win the ownership of a 2023 Maserati Grecale Modena, valued at $89,695, generously donated by Maserati Naples! For event tickets, raffle tickets, and sponsorship opportunities, please visit

If you have any questions, please contact Michele Rubin, Events Manager, at 239-774-2904 or

About Youth Haven, Inc.

Youth Haven, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency, is Collier County’s only emergency and residential emergency shelter for children and teens ages 10 – 19 removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect, or abandonment. In continuous operation since 1972, Youth Haven’s therapeutic campus, located in Naples, Florida, houses 70 youth with a waking staff system that allows for around-the-clock specialized care. Youth Haven provides programs that create transformational change in its youth. Youth Haven is a COA nationally accredited organization, a member agency of the United Way of Collier and the Keys, and a Naples Children & Education Foundation grant recipient. It also holds a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. Its mission is “To provide Home, Hope, and Healing to abused and neglected children and teens in Southwest Florida.” For more information, please visit or call 239-774-2904. Follow Youth Haven on social media: FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.

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