Community Involvement and Professional Groups

Business Memberships

In addition to business achievements with her husband, Michelle was chosen to be a member of Growing Associates in Naples (GAIN) through the Naples Chamber. Two years later she was honored to be chosen as a member of the Leadership Collier class of 2014. To further enhance their membership with the Naples Chamber, Michelle joined the Action Ambassador Committee in 2015 allowing her to support new local business by attending their ribbon cuttings.

Other business memberships include COMA (Community Owners Managers and Associates) where she was voted volunteer of the year in 2013 and 2014. In 2016 she was elected to the board of directors of COMA. She was also elected as President of Naples Area Professional League of Executive Services in 2015 who’s membership includes 60 business owners and associates from in and around Collier County. In the past six years she was elected Secretary and Vice President, both positions two consecutive years in a row.

Naples Chamber Business of the Month - June 2013
Naples Group Board Members - 2015
Michelle Borders
Michelle Borders

Staying Involved

Michelle is actively involved in trying to keep Naples the best place to live and work. She is on the board of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer through the American Cancer Society and chaired the walk in 2015 where she helped surpass the goals the organization set for the year financially helping to raise over $125,000.00. She has been a Mentor for the Champions for Learning Program and Grace Place since 2014, and has been on the Drug Free Collier Luncheon Committee since 2013.

Strides
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Fundraising

Together the couple has donated Champagne Sunset Cruises to several fundraising / charitable functions since 2010 on their personal boat – including and not limited to – Make A Wish, St. Matthews House, Cerebal Palsey Walk, MS Walk, Naples Area Board of Realtors, Dress for Success, and American Business Women’s Association just to name a few.

Naples Chamber Business of the Month - June 2013
St. Matthews House