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volunteers.jpgHow does Realize Bradenton produce 75+ successful events each year? With a little help from our friends... A lot of friends actually. In addition to dedicated individuals, these businesses and organizations make downtown shine. Thank you!

Complete our online form to join the fun and volunteer at one of our many events!

Thank You Volunteer Partners

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Volunteer Profiles

Marilyn Sanders

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She loves Bradenton and we love her right back! By way of the Cape Verde Islands, Portugal, and California, Realize Bradenton is lucky to have the talented Marilyn Sanders as one of our RB Volunteers. She holds a special track & field record, read her interview to find out where. Meet Marilyn.

Lucero "Lucy" de la Espriella

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Lucy is from the city that hosts one of South America's most famous carnival celebrations. What city? Read her interview to meet our Spanish-speaking Blues Fest ambassador-in-chief. Meet Lucy.

James "Skip" Prior

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Skip Prior visited Bradenton with his best friend to watch season after season of spring training baseball. Which team? Read Skip's interview for more about Volunteer #0001, the man who's been with RB since the beginning. Meet Skip.

Colleen Gray

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After traveling the world with the Navy, Colleen loves Bradenton's laid-back charm and friendly neighborhoods. Her neighbor for many years was actually a blues music "great" who played at Bill Clinton's inauguration. Read Colleen's interview to find out who. Meet Colleen.