Page 2 - Palm City Spotlight - October '18
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      Lucky Seven Dancers from page 1                    styling, video interviews with
                                                         the star dancers, and a live
      Mike Renfro and professional Megan Acosta also earned a   video stream of the dancers
      perfect dance score. One judge commented that Mike Renfro   backstage during intermission.
      had the best onstage dance personality.              The Swing level sponsor
        Star Mike Gonzalez and Jill Bogacik received two 10s and   ($5,000) of the event was
      a 9 but Mike’s large and vocal fan club made him feel like a   Premier Private Jets supporting
      winner.                                            star Cheree Ramirez with their
        Star dancers and their professional partners who competed   checkbook and presence at the
      were:                                              event.
        • Star Mike Gonzalez and Jill Bogacik dancing a Latin     Mambo level sponsors
      combo                                              ($2,500):
        • Star and Overall Winner George Gozdz and Marianella   • Dunn Capital Management
      Tobar dancing the Argentine tango                  • Hard Exercise Works, Port   Dancing with the Martin Stars cast: Dunsleys Valladares and Ann Rodriguez, Bob Murray
        • Star Jennifer Jones and Greg Delekta dancing the samba  St. Lucie       and Jaime Schwartz, Jennifer Jones and Greg Delekta, Overall Winners Marianella Tobar
        • Star Cheree Ramirez and Craig Galvin dancing the salsa  • H.E. Hill Foundation   and George Gozdz, Megan Acosta and Mike Renfro, Jill Bogacik and Mike Gonzalez and
        • Star Mike Renfro and Megan Acosta dancing the east   • Mancil’s Tractor Service  Cheree Ramirez and Craig Calvin
      coast swing                                        • Martin Health Systems
        • Star Ann Rodriguez and Dunsleys Valladares dancing the   • Oceanside Physical Therapy
      salsa/bachata                                      • Tara Biek Creative
        • Star Jaime Schwartz and Bob Murray dancing the   • Visiting Nurse Association
      Argentine tango                                    • Waterfront Properties Inc.
        Fundraising totals for the star dancers were:      Salsa level sponsors
        • George Gozdz - $31,289                         ($1,000):
        • Jaime Schwartz - $28,770                       • Jill Bogacik
        • Mike Renfro - $27,885                          • Paul J. Feinsinger, CPA
        • Jennifer Jones - $23,282                       • First Fleet Truck Sales
        • Cheree Ramirez - $20,000                       • ITS Fiber
        • Mike Gonzalez - $15,002                        • JK Marine
        • Ann Rodriguez - $13,217                        • Loving Chiropractic of Stuart
        Aubrey Campbell, manager of operations and event cochair   • Pav-Co Contracting
      with Lisa Holland of Team Holland said, “This is the first time   • Karen A. Rodgers and That   Board members Stacy Hetherington and Patrick   Star dancer Jennifer Jones and instructor
      that over half of the cast each raised more than $20,000. They   Guy        Murray                                   Greg Delekta
      really raised the dancing and fundraising bar; Healthy Start   • Underground Construction
      truly appreciates their commitment to our cause.”   Management                                         The mission of Martin County Healthy Start Coalition is to
        The lifetime total raised is now $931,929.87, ready to pass     There were 77 Cha-Cha level sponsors ($500) who   ensure that every Martin County baby is born healthy. Programs
      the one million dollar mark in 2019!               significantly supplemented the tremendous amount of   include: Healthy Start Screening; Care Coordination;
        The sold-out audience cheered enthusiastically for their   charitable support.                     Momcare; Prenatal Outreach Center; Childbirth and
      favorites and clamored to pose for pictures with them before     It’s never too early to start dreaming about your goal   Pregnancy Education; Beds 4 Babies; and Inter-Conception
      the show. During intermission they had the chance to vote with   to be next year’s Martin County Dancing Star. For more   Education. For more information about Healthy Start, please
      their wallets in the beautifully designed ballot boxes created   information, visit their website at   visit their website at
      by sponsor Tara Biek
        Executive Director
      Samantha Suffich and
      Board President Jason
      Berger thanked all
      the sponsors for their
      charitable support that
      is the foundation of
      the financial success
      of the annual event.  Past Board President Teena White
      This year’s show was  with Lisa Kieffer, Martin County
      dedicated to Dale  Healthy Start
      Martinez, one of the                               Samantha Suffich,
      founders of the event,                             Executive Director and   Star dancer Cheree  Star dancer Ann Rodriguez
      who recently passed                                Jason Berger, President   Ramirez and instructor  and instructor Dunsleys  Star dancer Mike Gonzalez and
      away after a long battle                           Board of Directors    Craig Galvin          Valladares            instructor Jill Bogacik
      with cancer.
        T h e   t wo- ho ur
      show, produced by the
      Starstruck production
      team of Jennifer
      Jones, Peter Jones,
      and Missy Weigel, was
      dynamic with emcee   Executive Director Samantha,
      Peter Jones’s  witty   Emery and Knight Suffich

      Sponsor Bryan Graham, Oceanside Physical Therapy, and
      Allison Graham, Beth and Bruce Leiblein

                                                          For more information, call to speak with a licensed agent.
                                                          M&A INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL
                                                          851 Donald Ross Road         561-440-9940
                                                          Juno Beach, FL 33408

      Top sponsor Josh Birmingham, Premier Private Jets, and
      Lisa Birmingham, Cheree Ramirez, Jeff Lee and Chuck and
      Kim Mack
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