Inaugural “Ladies That Lunch” Event to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness

September 26, 2013 by SoWal Staff

Barber & gall promotions recently announced a new quarterly event series, Ladies That Lunch, to benefit several charities throughout the Northwest Florida region. The inaugural event, to raise breast cancer awareness, will occur on Friday, October 18, and will benefit the American Cancer Society.
The event will take place from noon until 2:30 pm at The Commons at Crystal Beach at 4635 Gulfstarr Drive in Destin. Pink carpet arrival will begin at noon featuring media photos, cocktails and shopping booths. The luncheon will begin promptly at 1 pm, featuring wine and a sit down 3-course meal, along with a brief program by hostesses, Dr. Julia Skinner and Dr. Stephanie Strauss, both with Presenting Sponsor, Destin Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry.
“We are so pleased and proud to announce this exciting event series, Ladies That Lunch, benefiting some amazing charities and non-profits from Pensacola to Panama City Beach.,” shares Lauren Gall, Partner, barber & gall promotions. “We are looking forward to celebrating breast cancer awareness as well as providing tips on early prevention and detection.”
“We are thrilled to be a part of this event highlighting breast cancer awareness,” shares Dr. Julia Skinner, Destin Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry. “This particular disease has unfortunately touched someone in all of our lives and we are happy to not only be donating to this cause, but also furthering education about prevention.”
Tickets are $100 each and are available online now at and at Destin Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Tickets include cocktails, shopping, a three-course meal, fabulous swag bag courtesy of Dr. Derek Jones, Facial Plastic Surgeon, and much more!
Other event sponsors include: H&M Event Rentals and Décor, Sarah Carolyn, Nest 30A, Emerald Coastierge, Massage Envy, Bread & Butter Bakery, Planet Beach- A Contempo Spa, The, Dine by Design Catering, BE Events, The Eventful Planner, Destin Magazine, SoWal, Jahaza Belle, Destin Wedding Linens, Surroundings on the Harbor, Johnathan Doria – Hair Stylist, McGuire’s Irish Pub, Sheila Everitt – Makeup Artist, and The Blount Medical Group/Oasis Skincare.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available at this time. To learn more, contact Steve Barber at or Lauren Gall at  
To learn more about barber & gall promotions, or the event, visit them on Facebook/BarberandGallpromotions, call 850-830-3869 or visit Also, to learn more about Presenting Sponsor, Destin Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, visit or call 850-654-8665.

Founded in July 2013, barber & gall promotions is a full service creative firm specializing in events, unique promotions, and special public relations projects. The partners offer over 45 years experience combined and have already worked with many companies and non-profits throughout Southeast U.S. and beyond.


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