Polk County Democrats 2017 Gala

The Polk County Democratic Executive Committee hosted our annual gala on February 11, 2017, at the Chain of Lakes Complex in Winter Haven.
The following recaps the highlights of the evening.

Florida Congresswoman Gwen Graham
Congresswoman Gwen Graham,
Keynote speaker

U.S. Congressman Darren Soto speaks ate Polk Dem Gala Feb. 2017
Congressman Darren Soto,
Featured speaker

2017 Polk Co.
Paul and Janet Anderson,
Polk County "Guiding Stars"


Chris Mangini
Chris Mangini,
Posthumously recognized for her lifetime of humanitarian and Democratic service


Polk Co. Woman of the Yaer
Glenda Jones,
"Marlene Duffy Young - Polk County Outstanding Woman of the Year"

Polk Co. Man of the Yaer
Ellis H. Moose, III,
"Lawton Chiles - Polk County Outstanding
Democratic Man of the Year"
Donna Moose,
Creator of the "First Choice Dessert of the Year!"