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Lift the FOG,  is a non-profit 501c3

      Tax id- 84-5177118


Get to Know Us

On Dec 12, 2018, Denise Holmes and Carrie Holmes founded Families of Grace (Lift the FOG) which is a registered 501c3 not for profit organization located in Marco Island, Florida dedicated to providing community education throughout Collier County to save a life with Narcan.  FOG also serves as a community resource and works to remove the stigma associated with substance use disorder, mental illness and recovery.

Purpose of FOG (Families of Grace)


Educate the community on the availability of Narcan

Be a resource to current and former families who deal with substance use issues

Lift the stigma against substance use disorder. Mental illness and recovery



Wed. Apr. 26, 2023 - Denise Holmes, president of Families of Grace, delivered 8 backpacks filled with items for healthy living to Neighborhood Health Clinic a medical facility designed to provide healthcare for low-income workers in Collier County  that have no insurance..  It is operated by retired doctors and nurses. The backpacks will be given to patients of the clinic.


Fri. Apr 28, 2023 – Denise Holmes, president of Families of Grace, attended the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new firehouse on Marco Island.  

Mon May 1, 2023 FOG joins the Marco Island Chamber of Commerce.



Then I heard the voice of the lord saying “Whom shall I sent? And who will go for us? And I said, “Here am I. Send me.”

Isaiah 6:8

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