Tomorrow is September, which means there are only 30 days left in the fundraising quarter, which means Gov. Charlie Crist is going to be really busy.
No one expects him to match his record-busting haul of $4.3 million between April and June, but if anyone can raise money in the dog days of summer, it's Crist.
Upcoming events in South Florida include:
*Sept. 2 at at Por Fin restaurant in Coral Gables (Hosts Ernesto and Sylvia Perez, Ernesto and Mirta Perez, David Knobel, Wayne Slater, Norman Morris, Mario Delgado and Tony Mazzorana).
*Sept. 9 at the Coral Gables home of Raul J. Valdes-Fauli (Co-hosts Raul G. Valdes-Fauli, Mike Valdes-Fauli and Manny Kadre)
*Sept. 15 at Gotham Steak at the Fountainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach (Chairs Al Cardenas and Joseph L. Caruncho, Hosts Carlos Alfonso, Slater Bayliss, Bob Haag, Jon Kislak and Todd Legon)
*Sept. 16 at the Greenspoon Marder law firm in Fort Lauderdale (Hosts Gerald Greenspoon, Scott Brenner, Geoff Hammond, Gary Press, Michael Marder, Peter Brockway, Michael Moran, Kristen Marie Nuss-Smith, William Berger, Howard Dvorkin, J.P. Ottino III, and Garry Davis Smith, Jr.)