Page 1 - The Heights of Jupiter - August '18
P. 1

North Palm Beach Heights, Page 1

       VOL. 16 NO. 8                                                                               AUGUST 2018

                                  The board of the Friends of the Heights of Jupiter invites you to visit our

                                          Facebook page at of Jupiter residents

      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                                                Country Club and the BallenIsles Community Association
      Freeman, BallenIsles Country Club Executive Chef Gregory,                                            for making this happen,” Freeman said.
      Assistant General Manager Peter Serena, and Director of   BallenIsles Charities Foundation President Mark Freeman     The BallenIsles Charities Foundation’s grant to feed the
      Marketing Brian Merbler joined other Feed the Hungry   (at right), stands next to BallenIsles Assistant General   hungry is one of 46 grants, totaling a record $575,000 awarded
      Pantry volunteers in helping bag fresh foods. They worked   Manager Peter Serena, BallenIsles Country Club Executive   this year. Since its formation by BallenIsles residents, more
      on the assembly line, filling arriving vehicles with around   Chef Gregory and BallenIsles Director of Marketing Brian
      100 pounds of staples for families in need.        Merbler (at left).                                BallenIsles Charities Foundation on page 2
      Bluewater Babes Fish For A Cure Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

      October 5 To 6 At Sailfish                           Born out of the love for fishing, the courage to fight

      Marina Resort                                      and the powerful nature of women working together,
                                                         Bluewater Babes was created as Palm Beach County’s
                                                         first  all-female  angler  fishing  tournament  dedicated  to
      Florida’s Largest All-Female Angler Fishing        raising money for local breast and ovarian cancer patients
      Tournament – Presented By Tito’s Handmade Vodka    in financial need.
                                                           Since 2009 more than 1,200 boats and 4,500 female
        Bluewater Babes Charitable Trust (BWB) is thrilled to   anglers have joined together to celebrate loved ones, often
      announce that the 10th Annual Bluewater Babes Fish for a   themselves, who have bravely fought and won the battle
      Cure presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka, is scheduled   against these diseases, and to remember and honor those
      for Friday, Oct. 5 and Saturday, Oct. 6, at Sailfish Marina   whom they lost.
      Resort. This event is Florida’s most fun and most talked     The 10th Annual Bluewater Babes Fish for a Cure is
      about female angler fishing tournament.            set to be the best one yet! This unique event will include a   Bluewater Babes Fish For A Cure on page 2
      Nominations For Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s

      Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon

      Featuring Renowned                                 Awards Luncheon, presented by Manatee Lagoon –
 An   Blue Friends Society
      Conservationist Jeff Corwin                        FPL Eco-Discovery Center is now open.             Cocktail Social held
                                                                                                           on Thursday, Sept. 20
                                                           Hosted  by  Loggerhead  Marinelife  Center  (LMC),
                                                         the Go Blue Awards Luncheon recognizes and awards   at 5:30 p.m.
        Nominations for Florida’s most prestigious ocean   four individuals and one business or nonprofit that have     An esteemed,
      conservation awards ceremony, the Tenth Annual Go Blue   promoted, implemented or contributed to a “blue” lifestyle   independent  panel
                                                                                 of marine conservation    of  judges  will  select
                                                                                 and  have  made  significant   final  candidates  for
                                                                                 contributions to improve and   each  award. Winners
                                                                                 protect our oceans, beaches   in each category are
                                                                                 and wildlife.             announced during the
                                                                                   To nominate a person or   luncheon at the Cohen
                                                                                 business for this premier   Pavilion at the Kravis
                                                                                 award, visit  Center, West  Palm
                                                                                 bluefriends. Nominations
                                                                                 close on Aug. 25. Finalists   Nominations For Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s
                                                                                 will be announced at the   Tenth Annual on page 2
   1   2   3   4   5   6