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                                                                                                 A Seabreeze Publication

       Woodfield Hunt & C.C., Fieldbrook Estates, Boca Grove, Polo Club, Newport Bay Club, Seasons of Boca

VOL. 18 NO. 6                                                                          JUNE 2018

Eighth Annual White Coats-4-Care                                                                                              Got Talent? Search

Donor Program Top Fundraiser For                                                                                              Is On For Next ‘Boca

Fau’s Schmidt College Of Medicine                                                                                             Raton Bowl Idol’

	 With the average cost of                                                                                                    	 It’s that time of year again when Cheribundi Tart Cherry
                                                                                                                              Boca Raton Bowl organizers, along with community
medical school education and                                                                                                  partners Roger Dean Stadium and Spirit of Giving Network,
                                                                                                                              have kicked off the quest to find the top South Florida talent
living expenses ranging from                                                                                                  who will perform the National Anthem at the 2018 bowl
                                                                                                                              game on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at FAU Stadium.
$247,224 for students in-state                                                                                                	 If you would like to get “in the battle” to “get on
                                                                                                                              the field” as the ultimate “star-spangled” Boca Raton
to $391,792 for students out-of-                                                                                              Bowl Idol – open to area vocalists and instrumentalists,
                                                                                                                              amateurs and professionals, individuals and groups from
state, 80 to 85 percent of students                                                                                           teens through seniors – you are invited to upload your
                                                                                                                              Boca Bowl Idol audition demo submission to www.
require financial assistance.                                                                                        before the deadline of
                                                                                                                              June 28.
Often this heavy debt impacts
                                                                                                                              Got Talent? on page 4
a student’s choice of medical
                                                                                                                              Fireworks To
schools as well as the medical
                                                                                                                              Spark Boca’s July
specialty based on its income
                                                                                                                              4th Celebration
potential to repay loans. As
                                                                                                                              	 The City of Boca Raton,
Florida Atlantic University’s                                                                                                 together with presenting
                                                                                                                              sponsors, the Boca Raton
Charles E. Schmidt College of                                                                                                 Airport Authority and
                                                                                                                              WPBF-TV, will host a
Medicine continues to seek,                                                                                                   Fabulous Fourth Celebration
                                                                                                                              on Wednesday, July 4, at
recruit and secure the “best and                                                                                              deHoernle Park/Spanish
                                                                                                                              River Sports Complex,
brightest,” this year’s Eighth                                                                                                1000 N.W. Spanish River
                                                                                                                              Blvd., starting at 6:30 p.m.
Annual White Coats-4-Care                                                                                                     A spectacular fireworks
                                                                                                                              show will start at 9 p.m. The
(WC4C) Reception advances The 2018 White Coats-4-Care Committee                                                               event is free and open to the
from its traditional “new class”                                                                                              	 Activities will feature a 95’ Super Slide, a 50’ Double
                                                                                                                              Trouble Olympics Obstacle Course, and Mind Bender
community welcome to becoming the college’s principal 	 $2,500 Dean’s Fund for Excellence;                                    Spinner Swings, as well as an interactive juggling ring, free
                                                                                                                              face painting and balloon twisting, giant games, kids’ crafts
scholarship fundraiser.                                 	 $5,000 Named Medical Student Scholarship Fund;                      and photo ops. Food trucks will be serving Tucker Duke’s
                                                                                                                              burgers, hotdogs and tater tots, fried Oreos, cotton candy, and
	 To be held on Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 5:30 to 7:30 	 $20,000 (new) minimum pledge “White Coat Society”                      more. Complimentary bottled water will also be available,
                                                                                                                              generously sponsored by the Boca Raton Airport.
p.m. at the Delray Acura Club in the FAU Stadium, (Named Student Scholarship pledged and paid as a                            	 At 6:30 p.m., the All-Star Band will take the stage, playing
                                                                                                                              classic rock n’ roll tunes, and, new this year, a satellite stage
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, this year’s WC4C donor minimum of $5,000 annually for four years);                               will host a DJ spinning today’s hits and exciting dance-offs
                                                                                                                              and games for the kids!
reception will have an emphasis on scholarship funding as 	 “We are pleased to see that through the years both the            	 Free parking will be plentiful, with several nearby public
                                                                                                                              parking lots, including Boca Corporate Center and the City of
the event continues to celebrate the first and only medical Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and its scholarship        Boca Raton Public Library. A complimentary shuttle service
                                                                                                                              will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will run continuously until 10:15
school in Palm Beach County, the strides of its prior seven funds are rising, and that White Coats-4-Care has evolved         p.m. Attendees should arrive early to avoid long shuttle lines.
                                                                                                                              	 For more information, visit
classes, and embrace the incoming class of Florida’s to support the students where it is most needed. In addition             or call (561) 393-7807.

future physicians. To propel this heightened mission, to the cost of tuition, there are other expenses including

new contribution options have been added: a College of cost of books, living, food and equipment,” noted Kaye

Medicine Lobby Tribute sponsorship and a “White Coats Communications Founder and Chief Strategist Bonnie Kaye

Society” named scholarship opportunities.               who, along with partner and husband Jon Kaye, created and

	 Cochaired by Kaye Communications (KCOM-PR) presented the WC4C reception for eight consecutive years,

principals Bonnie and Jon Kaye and supported with a raising more than $300,000.

diverse planning committee of community and medical 	 Pairing Kaye Communications, an award-winning

school leaders, this year’s reception admission is invitation- Seriously Strategic℠ full-service integrated public relations

only for those who pledge or donate a minimum per-person and marketing firm, with FAU’s medical school continues

gift of $200 to dedicate a white coat for a new medical to be a natural fit. The event was conceived during FAU

student and/or a choice of other contribution options:  medical school’s inaugural year while KCOM-PR Chief

	 $200 Dedicated White Coat, welcome notes from donor Operating Officer Jon Kaye served as a founding member

inserted into students’ white coat pockets during their White of the Advisory Board for the Charles E. Schmidt College

Coat Ceremony;                                          of Medicine, and KCOM President Bonnie Kaye served at

	 $500 Medical Student Scholarship Award in memory the same time on the board of the FAU Foundation.

of Medical College Founding Dean Michael L. Friedland, 	 “Returning to the venue for the second time on FAU’s

M.D.;                                                   campus allows us to increase attendance at the annual summer

	 $1,000 (new) College of Medicine Lobby Tribute (on tradition as community leaders in business, healthcare,

electronic monitors featuring donor photo or logo and education and government join together to celebrate

acknowledgment);                                        one of Boca Raton’s most treasured health and wellness

                                                                                 assets and the students,”

                                                                                 added WC4C Cochair Jon

                                                                                 Kaye. “To accelerate ‘fan

                                                                                 and fund’ raising, we are

                                                                                 pleased to once again have

                                                                                 attracted a dedicated blended

                                                                                 committee of medical school

                                                                                 and community leaders.”

                                                                                 Eighth Annual White
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