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        VOL. 13 NO. 8                                                                              AUGUST 2018

      BallenIsles Charities Foundation ‘Grants In Action’

      – Feed The Hungry Pantry

      By Mark Hopkinson                                  100 pounds of staples for families in need.
        Every month, as part of its mission to end hunger in Palm     This was the second pantry line this month for families
      Beach County, the Feed the Hungry Pantry gives boxes and   that registered to get fresh foods, including meats, vegetables,
      bags packed with free, healthy food to over 2,200 families   fruits and eggs. It followed last week’s pantry which helped
      in need. A financial grant from the BallenIsles Charities   feed more than 600 families.
      Foundation  (     “Feed the Hungry has helped feed thousands of Palm
      provides funding for the food program.             Beach County residents this month alone,” Cofounder Dan
        On Saturday, June 23, as around 150 families gathered   Shorter said. In addition, Feed the Hungry sent food for 96
      along a pantry line in West Palm Beach to receive the free   homebound elderly and veterans.
      food, volunteers from BallenIsles were there to help.    “Today’s effort further underlines the caring community
        BallenIsles  Charities  Foundation  President  Mark   that is BallenIsles and I also want to thank the BallenIsles
      Freeman, BallenIsles Country Club Executive Chef Gregory,   Country Club and the BallenIsles Community Association   BallenIsles Charities Foundation President Mark Freeman
      Assistant General Manager Peter Serena, and Director of   for making this happen,” Freeman said.     (at right), stands next to BallenIsles Assistant General
      Marketing Brian Merbler joined other Feed the Hungry     The BallenIsles Charities Foundation’s grant to feed   Manager Peter Serena, BallenIsles Country Club Executive
      Pantry volunteers in helping bag fresh foods. They worked                                            Chef Gregory and BallenIsles Director of Marketing Brian
      on the assembly line, filling arriving vehicles with around   BallenIsles Charities on page 2        Merbler (at left).
      Bluewater Babes Fish For A Cure

      Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

      October 5 To 6 At Sailfish                                                                           Friday, Oct. 5 and Saturday, Oct. 6, at Sailfish Marina Resort.
      Marina Resort                                                                                        This event is Florida’s most fun and most talked about female
                                                                                                           angler fishing tournament.
                                                                                                             Born out of the love for fishing, the courage to fight and
      Florida’s Largest All-Female Angler Fishing                                                          the powerful nature of women working together, Bluewater
      Tournament – Presented By Tito’s Handmade                                                            Babes was created as Palm Beach County’s first all-female
      Vodka                                                                                                angler fishing tournament dedicated to raising money for
                                                                                                           local breast and ovarian cancer patients in financial need.
        Bluewater Babes Charitable Trust (BWB) is thrilled to                                                Since 2009 more than 1,200 boats and 4,500 female
      announce that the 10th Annual Bluewater Babes Fish for a
      Cure presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka, is scheduled for                                            Bluewater Babes on page 3
      Nominations For Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s

      Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon

      Featuring Renowned                                 Awards Luncheon, presented by Manatee Lagoon –
 An   Friends Society Cocktail

      Conservationist Jeff Corwin                        FPL Eco-Discovery Center is now open.             Social held on Thursday,
                                                                                                           Sept. 20 at 5:30 p.m.
                                                           Hosted  by  Loggerhead  Marinelife  Center  (LMC),
                                                         the Go Blue Awards Luncheon recognizes and awards     An esteemed, independent
        Nominations  for  Florida’s  most  prestigious  ocean   four individuals and one business or nonprofit that have   panel of judges will select
      conservation awards ceremony, the Tenth Annual Go Blue   promoted, implemented or contributed to a “blue” lifestyle   final candidates  for  each
                                                                                 of marine  conservation   award.  Winners in each
                                                                                 and  have  made  significant   category are announced
                                                                                 contributions to improve   during the luncheon at
                                                                                 and protect our oceans,   the Cohen Pavilion at
                                                                                 beaches and wildlife.     the  Kravis  Center,  West
                                                                                   To nominate a person or   Palm  Beach  on  Friday,
                                                                                 business for this premier   Oct. 26.  The event will
                                                                                 award, visit  also feature Emmy Award-
                                                                                 bluefriends. Nominations   winning television show
                                                                                 close on Aug. 25. Finalists
                                                                                 will be announced at the Blue   Nominations on page 2
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