The Great Family Cookout

The Great Family Cookout: An Entertainment Delight & Celebration of Community, Food and Fun!

The Great Family Cookout was an unforgettable event showcased last August 6, 2023. From delectable bites to thrilling games and lively entertainment, SPRE’s Great Family Cookout brought people together for a day of enjoyment and connection.

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Culinary Delights: Food Trucks Galore

The heart of any successful event lies in its culinary offerings. Attendees were treated to an array of mouthwatering cuisines from the finest food trucks in the region.

I Wanna Wok

A delight for lovers of Asian cuisine, I Wanna Wok served up a variety of sizzling dishes that left taste buds tingling. Attendees were transported to the bustling streets of Asia with every bite.

Kona Ice

With the summer sun shining bright, Kona Ice brought a refreshing twist to the event with their vibrant shaved ice creations. Attendees were able to cool off and indulge their sweet tooth.

The Bacon Boss

For those craving savory indulgence, The Bacon Boss was a must-visit. Their bacon-centric menu redefined comfort food.

Thai-rific Beverages

The tropical vibes of summer were elevated by Thai-rific Beverages. Attendees had their thirst quenched in the most delightful way.

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Entertainment for All Ages: Games and More

The Great Family Cookout went beyond just food, creating an atmosphere filled with entertainment that catered to all age groups.

Corn Hole

Attendees aimed to toss their bean bags into the targets with precision. Laughter, cheers, and friendly rivalries filled the air as participants showcased their tossing skills.

Hula Hoop

The hula hoop contest was a colorful spectacle as participants swirled and twirled to keep the hoops spinning around their waists. It was a fantastic sight to see people of all ages getting in on the action and embracing their inner child.

Face Painting

Creativity and imagination took center stage at the face painting station. The results were nothing short of remarkable, showcasing  artistic talents from participants.


The limbo contest brought an element of friendly competition and flexibility to the event. Attendees lined up to see who could gracefully glide under the ever-lowering limbo stick, turning the simple act into a thrilling game.

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Vibrant Vendor Village: Community and Commerce

The event also featured a vibrant vendor village, where local businesses and artisans showcased their products and services. From handmade crafts to unique fashion items, attendees had the opportunity to explore and support local businesses, adding a touch of community connection to the festivities.

Conclusion: A Day to Remember

SPRE’s Great Family Cookout last August 6, 2023, was undoubtedly a resounding success. Attendees enjoyed a diverse range of delectable cuisines, engaging games, and lively entertainment that made for a memorable experience. The event not only showcased SPRE’s commitment to community engagement but also highlighted the importance of coming together to celebrate  joys in a delightful and harmonious setting.

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The Great Family Cookout: Successful Event Presented by SPRE

Siven Premier Real Estate (SPRE) hosted  the Great Family Cookout. A spectacular event held on August 6th that brought together clients, community members, and sponsors for a day of festivities, gratitude, and celebration.

The theme of this year’s event was “Great Family Cookout,” fostering a sense of togetherness and unity that was felt throughout the day.

Major Sponsors Unite for Empowerment

The Resource Empowerment Centre (The REC)

One of the remarkable aspects of the event was the collaboration between SPRE and The Resource Empowerment Centre (The REC). Both organizations share a profound commitment to empowering others and giving back to the community. The REC volunteers played a pivotal role in ensuring the success of the event and creating an atmosphere of warmth and inclusivity.

Damean Searle and SouthState Bank

Damean Searle and SouthState Bank demonstrated their support by sponsoring a VIP tent at the event,  comfortable seating and delightful gumbo.

LA Insurance Family

LA Insurance Family continued its tradition of community service by sponsoring the distribution of 20 backpacks and 2 Chromebooks. Making a meaningful impact on the lives of deserving individuals.

JP Handyman LLC

JP Handyman LLC brought an element of friendly competition to the event by sponsoring the Limbo contest. Attendees had the chance to test their flexibility and balance, creating a lively and spirited atmosphere.

Kris Radermacher of K2K Mortgage

K2K Mortgage added a splash of color and joy to the event by sponsoring a delightful face painting activity. Children and adults alike embraced their creative sides and enjoyed the artistic transformation.

Vanessa Ng of Success Mortgage Partners

Vanessa Ng, now associated with Success Mortgage Partners, her booth at the event highlighted her dedication and professional expertise, providing valuable information to attendees.

Glenn Fricke owner of DG Construction & Inspections

Glenn Fricke, sponsored the Hula Hoop contest, emphasizing the importance of community bonding and interaction.

Cloud Title

Cloud Title sponsored the Pie Eating Contest, adding an element of fun and excitement.

Food Trucks that Delight the Palate

Several food trucks added a culinary delight to the event.

KONA ICE offered gourmet shaved ice in a variety of flavors, creating moments of pure bliss reminiscent of an island getaway.

The Bacon Boss delighted attendees with dishes crafted from top-quality, locally sourced bacon. Their commitment to quality and flavor was evident in every bite.

Thai-rific Beverages Food Truck provided a tantalizing Thai experience, transporting taste buds to the vibrant streets of Bangkok. Every dish was a fusion of flavors that left attendees yearning for more.

I WANNA WOK, an Asian-fusion gourmet food truck with a rock & roll twist, showcased unique and unforgettable flavors that set it apart.

Spectacular Performance

The event featured captivating performances from talented artists. Chinyere Sam of Dance Hall Fit led an exhilarating workout session that combined fun and fitness, leaving participants energized and inspired.


The Successful Annual Client & Community Appreciation Event presented by Siven Premier Real Estate on August 6, 2023, was a testament to the power of community collaboration and empowerment. With major sponsors, engaging activities, delicious food trucks, and spectacular performances, the event left a lasting impression on all attendees.

It celebrated unity, gratitude, and the spirit of giving back to the community.

The Resource Empowerment Centre (The REC) and SPRE Unite to Empower Communities

The Great Family Cookout presented by SPRE, in partnership with The Resource Empowerment Centre (The REC), is set to bring a sense of togetherness to the local community this August 6th.

This event is unique as it aims not only to provide a day of enjoyment, but also to connect and empower the communities it serves.

About The REC

The Resource Empowerment Centre (The REC) is a respected 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The REC has been making a significant difference in the lives of those in need.

The organization’s focus is on connecting people with resources, offering one-on-one support, and fostering education and advocacy. The REC’s mission aligns perfectly with SPRE’s values of social empowerment and community welfare.

Mission and Purpose

The core mission of The REC is to Connect, Transform, and Empower Communities through educational workshops, resource navigation, and advocacy. The organization understands that communities thrive when their members have access to the necessary tools and support to lead fulfilling lives.

By uniting with SPRE for The Great Family Cookout, The REC aims to extend its reach and engage with a broader audience to bring about positive change.

Volunteer-Driven Success

Their passion for empowering others and giving back to the community is commendable. These volunteers will be the driving force behind the event, ensuring that everything runs smoothly and that every attendee feels welcome and included.


The Great Family Cookout presented by SPRE , is more than just a typical community event. It represents a powerful and transformative gathering where people come together to celebrate life, share experiences, and find strength through support and empowerment.

Join in on August 6th and let’s make this a day to remember! Together, we can build stronger, more resilient communities that support and uplift one another. Remember to register here to secure your spot!


Damean Searle

Damean Searle and SouthState Bank, Sponsors VIP Tent at the Great Family Cookout on August 6th!

Damean Searle, a dedicated Mortgage Partner in conjunction with SouthState Bank, will be sponsoring the VIP tent where our VIP guests can enjoy delightful gumbo, and comfortable chairs at the Great Family Cookout event, scheduled for August 6th.

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A Passion for Community Involvement

Damean Searle, a distinguished Mortgage Banker at SouthState Bank, embodies the spirit of community involvement. He understands the significance of creating memorable experiences for families.

The Great Family Cookout: A Celebration of Togetherness

The Great Family Cookout is an event that brings together families, friends, and neighbors for a day filled with fun and happy memories! It is an event that exemplifies the essence of community togetherness. It also highlights the importance of cherishing moments with loved ones.

Sponsoring VIP Tent

Damean Searle’s sponsorship of VIP tent will offer shade and relaxation during the highly anticipated event.

Gumbo Delights: Savoring Flavors and Traditions

Gumbo, a beloved Southern delicacy, holds a special place in the hearts of many. Attendees will have the opportunity to savor the rich and diverse flavors of gumbo. Celebrating not just good food but also the cultural heritage of the region.

Comfortable Chairs: Resting and Unwinding

Amidst the festivities, having a comfortable seating area is crucial for everyone to unwind and take a moment to relax. Attendees can now enjoy the event without any discomfort, as ample chairs will be available for everyone to sit back, relax, and enjoy the delightful atmosphere.


As the Great Family Cookout draws near, the anticipation and excitement are growing exponentially. Thanks to the thoughtful sponsorship of Damean Searle, Mortgage Banker at SouthState Bank, the event promises to be a grand celebration of togetherness!

We look forward to welcoming families and friends to join us in celebrating the spirit of unity and joy on August 6th! Join us, and don’t forget to register here!

LA Insurance Family

LA Insurance Family: Committed to Serving the Community

Mark your calendars for August 6th! Prepare to join us for a heartwarming celebration that revolves around giving back to the very community that has supported us throughout the years.

This year, the event will witness the distribution of approximately 20 backpacks and 2 Chromebooks sponsored by LA Insurance Family.

LA Insurance Family

Coming Together for a Special Cause

The joint collaboration between SPRE and LA Insurance Family for this annual event underscores their shared values and unwavering dedication to supporting the community. The event aims to express gratitude to valued clients while also extending a helping hand to individuals in need. Creating an inclusive and compassionate environment for everyone involved.

Supporting Education: Backpacks and Chromebooks

Strong communities are constructed upon the solid foundation of education. Recognizing this, LA Insurance Family is proud to donate approximately 20 backpacks and 2 Chromebooks during the event. These essential tools will undoubtedly empower students and enhance their learning experiences. Making sure they have the resources they need to succeed academically.

Luz Alvarez: The Driving Force

Behind every successful event, there are passionate and dedicated individuals. Luz Alvarez, the Managing General Agent of LA Insurance Family, is the driving force behind this endeavor. Her vision of fostering positive change and making a lasting impact on the community. She has been instrumental in shaping the event’s goals and success.


By extending our support to education through the generous donation of backpacks and Chromebooks, we are sowing the seeds of a brighter and more promising future for the young minds of today.

Education is the key to unlocking human potential and fostering the growth of future leaders, innovators, and changemakers. With this initiative, we strive to empower the next generation. Provide them with the necessary tools to thrive in an increasingly interconnected and digital world.

Let us mark August 6th on our calendars! We are encouraging everyone to join! Register here!

JP Handyman LLC

Limbo Fun at the Annual Client & Community Appreciation Event, Sponsored by JP Handyman LLC!

Mark your calendars this August 6th as JP Handyman LLC, the premier home improvement and property maintenance company, has sponsored our Limbo contest!

Who is JP Handyman LLC?

JP Handyman LLC is a reputable and reliable home improvement company. They take pride in serving both commercial and residential customers. With a wealth of experience in the industry, they have established themselves as the go-to professionals for a wide range of services.

There services includes repairs, renovations, property maintenance, room additions, kitchen/bath renovations, or installation services. Their team of skilled experts are dedicated to delivering top-notch results.

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Join Us for Limbo Fun!

At this year’s annual Client & Community Appreciation Event, JP Handyman LLC is thrilled to sponsor the Limbo contest. Adding an element of playful competition to the festivities.

Limbo is an exciting game that tests your flexibility and balance. As you attempt to pass under a lowered horizontal pole without touching it or falling over. It’s an excellent opportunity to showcase your skills and have a blast with family, friends, and neighbors.

Annual Client and Appreciation Event: A Time for Gratitude

The Annual Client and Appreciation Event, scheduled on August 6th, is a special occasion that holds significant importance for JP Handyman, LLC.

It provides an opportunity for the company to express its gratitude to the community and its valued clients. By being a sponsor of this event, the company hopes to strengthen its relationship with the community and further showcase its commitment to giving back.

The annual Client & Community Appreciation Event promises  a fantastic day of celebration, friendship, memories and FUN. And not just FUN but LIMBO FUN!

We encourage everyone to come and enjoy the event. Learn more about our exceptional services, and join in the festivities. See you on August 6th for an unforgettable experience. Register here!


Vanessa Ng

Vanessa Ng: Empowering Dreams in the World of Mortgages

When it comes to the world of mortgages, few names command as much respect and admiration as Vanessa Ng. As a seasoned professional in the financial industry, Vanessa has continually demonstrated her commitment to excellence. Empowering dreams one mortgage at a time.

Now, proudly associated with Success Mortgage Partners, Vanessa Ng is set to make a meaningful impact as one of the sponsors of the upcoming Great Family Cookout, scheduled for August 6th.

The Great Family Cookout: A Celebration of Community

The Great Family Cookout, scheduled for August 6th, is an event that exemplifies the essence of community, bonding, and togetherness. Vanessa Ng’s participation as a sponsor underscores her belief in the importance of building strong community ties. As well as fostering relationships beyond the professional sphere.

The cookout promises to be a memorable occasion for families to come together, enjoy good food, and create lasting memories.

Vanessa Ng

Vanessa Ng’s Vision for the Future

Looking ahead, Vanessa Ng envisions a future where homeownership is not an unattainable dream but a reality for many. She aims to continue her efforts in helping individuals and families navigate the complexities of the mortgage landscape with ease. Through her collaboration with Success Mortgage Partners, Vanessa intends to expand her reach and impact, offering her expertise to an even wider audience.

Showcasing Services with a Heart

Vanessa Ng’s booth at the Great Family Cookout is an embodiment of her personality and professional expertise. Warm and inviting, her setup features displays of Success Mortgage Partners’ services, with a special emphasis on how they can help families achieve their dreams of homeownership.

From first-time homebuyers to experienced property investors, Vanessa offers tailored solutions to cater to each client’s unique needs.

So what are you waiting for? Join us at our Annual Client & Community Appreciation Event this coming August 6th!

Kris Radermacher

Kris Radermacher to Light Up the Annual Family Cookout with Heartwarming Face Painting

This year’s event promises to be even more special, thanks to Kris Radermacher of K2K Mortgage! On August 6th, Kris will be sponsoring a delightful face painting activity, adding a splash of color and joy to the festivities.

A Palette of Vibrant Colors With Face Painting!

Face painting has an extraordinary ability to captivate your heart and awaken your imagination. With a few strokes of a brush and a palette of vibrant colors, face painters can transform faces into their favorite superheroes, princesses, animals, and mythical creatures. It is a chance to step into a world of make-believe, and imaginations.

Kris Radermacher

Kris Radermacher Floridian at Heart!

Kris Radermacher is a native of Virginia Beach and a Floridian at heart. She knows the importance of fostering a sense of joy and community spirit. Through her company, K2K Mortgage, she has consistently sought opportunities to give back to the community.

The decision to sponsor face painting at the annual family cookout aligns perfectly with his vision of creating magical moments for people and families.

For Kris, the essence of face painting lies in the smiles it brings to participants. She understands that it is the little things, the simple acts of kindness, that leave an indelible mark on the heart. Face painting has the power to do just that – to ignite happiness and to create an atmosphere of togetherness.

The face painting activity at the annual family cookout will not only bring joy but strengthen the bond of participants. It will be a chance to bond over shared admiration for the creativity and talent. Through this event, Kris aims to create lasting memories and strengthen the sense of community.

Join Us!

Get ready for a day of fun, laughter, and mouthwatering delicacies! As we come together to celebrate the spirit of community and togetherness. The annual family cookout promises an unforgettable experience for all ages, with exciting games, activities, and plenty of delicious treats to indulge in. Register here!


Glenn Fricke

Meet Glenn Fricke: Master Builder of Tampa Bay!

In the vast ocean of construction and inspection services, there emerges a beacon of excellence – DG Construction & Inspections, led by none other than the visionary owner, Glenn Fricke.

Through his dedication to construction excellence and community involvement, Glen Fricke continues to demonstrate that DG Construction & Inspections is not only a leader in the construction industry but also a cherished partner in the hearts of the people.

Glenn Fricke

Your Trusted Partner in Home Excellence!

With several years of custom construction and remodeling expertise under his belt, Glenn has carved a name for himself. He is the go-to expert for thousands of home and insurance inspections in the Tampa Bay Area.

Glenn’s journey into the world of construction and inspections began after earning his Bachelor of Science degree from the prestigious Pennsylvania State University. He is driven by his passion for building and an unwavering commitment to delivering quality service. And embarked on a transformative journey to the Sunshine State, Florida.

Here, Glenn dived into the heart of the construction industry. Working closely with leading Florida home insurance companies, and immersing himself in various capacities.

Sponsoring the Hula Hoop Contest: A Gesture of Community Bonding

For Glenn Fricke, DG Construction & Inspections is not just a business. It’s a way to give back to the community that has embraced and supported him throughout his journey. As the sponsor of the Hula Hoop Contest, he aims to add a touch of excitement and laughter.

The Hula Hoop Contest, an annual favorite, is a day of vibrant colors, joyous laughter, and friendly competition. Participants will showcase their hula hooping skills.

With Glen’s sponsorship, the event promises to be bigger and better than ever before, as participants will have a chance to win fantastic prizes and create cherished memories.

Join us at the Great Family Cookout on August 6th!