Equality Florida and PNC Bank presented Gala in Paradise, a tea dance on the water in the Upper Keys. The upscale casual setting in the upper keys featured exuberance, cocktails, culinary treats and the alluring beats of DJ Karin Ward. Guests gathered in a gorgeous setting for a night of LGBT supporters, advocates and allies. Nadine Smith, co-founder and CEO of Equality Florida, thanked everyone for the support and courage, speaking of the anticipated legality of same-sex marriage in Florida on Jan. 5. Every dollar raised supports Equality Florida.