Trust Company Again Supports CIHS

The Captiva Island Historical Society is well-known for its programs designed to educate, enlighten and entertain current islanders and visitors on the island’s rich history. The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is the season presenting sponsor of those valuable programs.

“It is with gratitude that the Captiva Island Historical Society recognizes The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company for their continuing and generous support, which helps us defray the cost of this season’s programs,” said SCTC copy.JPGCIHS Board President Tom Libonate.

Front row, from left: Sanibel Captiva Trust Co. Executive Vice President Robin L. Cook, Captiva Island Historical Society Board President Tom Libonate, and Trust Co. Vice President Phyllis Gibson. Back, from left: CIHS Events Committee Co-Chair Mary Jane Vinson, CIHS Treasurer Mike Boris, and CIHS Secretary Molly Downing

The next program is a double-feature movie night on Wednesday, Jan. 16 with the showing of CIHS Captiva Memories documentary series: Volume IV “Artists & Authors” and Volume IV “South Seas: Captiva’s Enduring Paradise.” The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. with complimentary refreshments and a cash bar at the Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way. The program will be at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 and seating is limited.

Programs began in November with Launch, Lunch and Look, a cruise to Boca Grande for a private buffet lunch and docent talk at the historic Gasparilla Inn. Recently, CIHS partnered with McCarthy’s Marina for a dedication of the century-old Pops Randall House at City Dock, also known as Andy Rosse’s and McCarthy’s Marina.

Future programs and ticket information can be found on this website. Click here! 

“The Captiva Island Historical Society does important work by preserving and interpreting the history of the island and providing education about the remarkable people and events that have shaped its past,” said Trust Company Chairman Al Hanser.


The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is an independent trust company with $2 billion in assets under management that provides family office and wealth management services, including investment management, trust administration and financial counsel to high net worth individuals, families, businesses, foundations and endowments. Founded in 2001 as a state-chartered independent trust company, the firm is focused on wealth management services that are absolute-return oriented and performance driven. Each portfolio is separately managed and customized specifically to the client’s yield and cash-flow requirements. The Naples Trust Company and The Tampa Bay Trust Company are divisions of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company. Offices in Sanibel-Captiva, Naples, Tampa, Belleair-Clearwater and Tampa’s coastal communities.

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