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Clay County 12-Points Boy Scouts Dinner Honors Mike Cella and Nancy Keating

The 2024 Clay County 12-Points Boy Scouts Dinner held on April 25, 2024, at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Family Life Center, was a resounding success, celebrating the outstanding contributions of two esteemed individuals, Mike Cella and Nancy Keating. The event, graciously supported by Challenge Enterprises as a silver sponsor, brought together a gathering of community leaders, supporters, and Boy Scouts to honor these exemplary figures.

One of the evening’s highlights was the tribute to Nancy C. Keating, a distinguished business leader whose legacy of leadership has left an indelible mark on the non-profit landscape of North Florida. With a career spanning over five decades, Nancy’s journey exemplifies a commitment to excellence, innovation, and community service.

As the former CEO of Challenge Enterprises of North Florida, Inc., Nancy Keating led the organization with unwavering dedication and a visionary approach. Under her stewardship, Challenge Enterprises experienced remarkable growth and became a beacon of hope for individuals with disabilities in the region. Nancy’s passion for inclusivity and empowerment drove her to develop pioneering programs and initiatives that transformed countless lives.

“Nancy’s impact on Challenge Enterprises and the North Florida community is immeasurable, leaving an enduring imprint that will be remembered for years to come,” Katie Vineyard, CEO of Challenge Enterprises.

Throughout her tenure, Nancy cultivated a culture of compassion, respect, and accountability within Challenge Enterprises. Her collaborative leadership style fostered a dynamic environment where employees felt valued and inspired to reach their full potential. By championing diversity and fostering a sense of belonging, Nancy created a workplace that truly reflected the values of the community it served.

In addition to her professional achievements, Nancy Keating has been deeply committed to giving back to society. She has been actively involved in various philanthropic endeavors, supporting causes related to education, healthcare, and social justice. Nancy’s leadership extends beyond the boardroom, as she continues to be a driving force for positive change in her community.

“As Nancy embarks on the next chapter of her journey in retirement, her legacy of leadership and service will continue to inspire generations to come,” added Katie. “Her impact on Challenge Enterprises and the North Florida community is a testament to her dedication and vision.”

The 2024 Clay County 12-Points Boy Scouts Dinner was a fitting tribute to the exceptional contributions of Mike Cella and Nancy Keating, highlighting their leadership, dedication, and unwavering commitment to making a difference in the lives of others.