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                                                                                                                                        WEST PALM BCH
                                                                                                                                        PERMIT NO.2075

                                                                               PEACEFUL, FRIENDLY, COMMUNITY ATMOSPHERE

        VOL. 21 NO. 8                                                                              AUGUST 2018

                                                                  Charity News

                                      BallenIsles Charities Foundation

                      ‘Grants In Action’ – Feed The Hungry Pantry

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

                                     Bluewater BaBes

            Bluewater Babes Fish For A Cure                                                                    For Loggerhead

                 Celebrates 10th Anniversary!                                                                         Marinelife

                        October 5 To 6 At Sailfish Marina Resort                                                 Center’s Tenth
                                                                                                               Annual Go Blue
         Florida’s Largest All-Female Angler Fishing Tournament – Presented By Tito’s Handmade Vodka

                                                          Bluewater Babes Charitable Trust (BWB) is thrilled to
                                                        announce that the 10th Annual Bluewater Babes Fish for a   Awards Luncheon
                                                        Cure presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka, is scheduled for
                                                        Friday, Oct. 5 and Saturday, Oct. 6, at Sailfish Marina Resort.   Featuring Renowned
                                                        This event is Florida’s most fun and most talked about female
                                                        angler fishing tournament.                          Conservationist Jeff Corwin
                                                          Born out of the love for fishing, the courage to fight and
                                                        the powerful nature of women working together, Bluewater     Nomi nat i ons
                                                        Babes was created as Palm Beach County’s first all-female   for Florida’s most
                                                        angler fishing tournament dedicated to raising money for   prestigious ocean
                                                        local breast and ovarian cancer patients in financial need.   conservation  awards
                                                          Since 2009 more than 1,200 boats and 4,500 female   ceremony,  the Tenth
                                                        anglers have joined together to celebrate loved ones, often   Annual Go Blue
                                                                                 themselves, who have bravely   Awards Luncheon,
                                                                                 fought and won the battle   presented by Manatee
                                                                                 against these diseases, and to   Lagoon –
 An  FPL
                                                                                 remember and honor those   Eco-Discovery Center
                                                                                 whom they lost.            is now open.
                                                                                   The 10th Annual Bluewater     Hosted    by
                                                                                 Babes Fish for a Cure is set   Loggerhead
                                                                                 to be the best one yet! This   Marinelife  Center
                                                                                 unique event will include a
                                                                                                            Tequesta Spotlight on page  2
                                                                                 Bluewater Babes on page 3
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