The Charitable Foundation of the Islands (CFI) is thrilled to announce that our Board Chair, Chip Roach, has been honored with the prestigious Volunteer of the Year award by the Sanibel Captiva Chamber of Commerce. Chip’s dedication, leadership, and commitment to serving the community have earned him this well-deserved recognition.


In response to receiving this accolade, Chip Roach expressed his delight, thrill, and happiness, emphasizing that the true reflection of the award belongs to the team of people surrounding him. Chip humbly acknowledges the collective effort and teamwork that have made CFI’s impact possible and credits the dedication of his colleagues for this recognition.


Chip Roach extends his heartfelt gratitude to the Executive Director of CFI, Dolly Farrell, and the Board of Directors, whom he considers close friends forged through years of collaboration and shared goals. Their unwavering support and shared commitment to making a difference in the community have been instrumental in CFI’s success.


To discover more about the Charitable Foundation of the Islands (CFI) and the meaningful work we do to support the community, please visit our website at Learn how you can get involved, make an impact, and be part of our mission to uplift and empower those in need.


Join us in congratulating Chip Roach on this remarkable achievement and celebrating his dedication to serving and supporting the community through CFI’s initiatives. Together, we can continue to make a difference and create a brighter future for all.