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        VOL. 10 NO. 7                                                                                  JULY 2018

      Honda Classic Shatters Records, Elevates Charity

      Distribution For 12th Straight Year

        The Honda Classic will award a                                                                     imagination on the impact we can make on the Palm Beach
      record-shattering $4.55 million to                                                                   County community,” Honda Classic Executive Director
      South Florida children’s charities                                                                   Kenneth R. Kennerly said. “We couldn’t be more ecstatic
      in 2018, the 12th consecutive                                                                        about this year’s results which are a tribute to the fans
      year the PGA TOUR event has                                                                          who enjoy our tournament each year, our sponsors led by
      been able to increase its impact                                                                     American Honda, the longest standing title sponsor on the
      on the lives of local children and                                                                   PGA TOUR, and of course the players who have embraced
      their families.                                                                                      our event and participate each year.”
        More than 50,000 children and                                                                        “Honda Classic Cares Week gives us an opportunity to
      their families who are affiliated                                                                    take a step back and visit our grant recipients and touch the
      with 137 charitable organizations                                                                    powerful impact that we are making in the lives of children
      in the Palm Beach County area                                                                        in the local community.”
      will benefit in 2018 from the  Harvey Caplan of West Palm Beach won the drawing for the car.           Propelled by the return of Tiger Woods, which fueled
      proceeds of the Honda Classic                                                                        an  unprecedented  turnout and  the drama  of  a  Sunday
      Cares initiative.                                  annual Celebration of Philanthropy which was held   playoff won by new World No. 1 Justin Thomas, the 2018
        Children’s Healthcare Charity Inc., the host     June 14.                                          Honda Classic also set a new attendance record this year
      organization of The Honda Classic, made the distributions     The $4.55 million is $920,000 or 25 percent more than   with 224,642 confirmed spectators. The attendance rise
      during a weeklong series of Honda Classic Cares site   the $3.63 million that was distributed in 2017.
      visits that begin recently and also at the tournament’s     “We continue to raise the bar and challenge the   Honda Classic Shatters Records on page 5
      Third Annual Place Of Hope                                                                             Palm Beach

      Fishing Tournament                                                                                     North Chamber

      Report and Photos                                  winner caught by Frank
      by Penny Sheltz                                    Armentano. The  biggest                             Women In
        Place of Hope’s                                  dolphin was 24 pounds, caught
      Kingfish,  Dolphin,                                by Andrew Moore.
      Wahoo (KDW)                                          Grand prizes awarded to                           Business Council
      Tournament  was                                    the top fundraiser and to the
      an exciting “Fish                                  heaviest fish overall in the
      For Hope” event                                    KDW Tournament included a                           Luncheon
      benefiting hundreds                                Costa Rica fishing experience!
      of abused children                                   Winners will enjoy a three-
      and young adults                                   day experience in Los Suenos,                       Report and Photos by Penny Sheltz
      in desperate need                                                                                        The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce
      throughout Palm                                                                                        Women in Business Council presented their
      Beach, Martin, St.                                                                                     quarterly  luncheon  in  June  at  the  Palm  Beach
      Lucie, and Indian                                                                                      Gardens Marriott.
      River counties.                                                                                          The featured speaker was Travis Thomas the
      The KDW Fishing                                                                                        Founder of Live, Yes And (,
      Tournament  was                                                                                        sharing his interactive and inspiring message of
      held in June with
      lines in the water
      at 6:30 a.m. and out  Winning fish is bigger than the
      by 2:30 p.m.      winner’s son.
        There was a
      weigh-in party at the Sailfish Marina from noon to 3:30
      p.m. and the awards party was 6 to 9 p.m.
        A  38.6-pound  kingfish  was  the  biggest  fish  overall
                                                                                 Costa Rica, with The Black
                                                                                 and Blue Fishing Club.
                                                                                 This includes lodging for
                                                                                 up to six people in a three-
                                                                                 bedroom, two-bath condo
                                                                                 at  Los  Suenos  Resort  and
                                                                                 Marina, plus fishing on a
                                                                                 world-class 57-foot custom

                                                                                 Third Annual Place Of Hope  Women In Business Council Luncheon on page 4
                                                                                  on page 3
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