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       VOL. 17 NO. 2                                                                            FEBRUARY 2019

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

                                          Facebook page at of Jupiter residents

      Honda Classic Shatters Records

      Record Crowds. Record                              first playoff hole to set up an easy two-putt birdie that was good

      Charity. Bone-Chilling                             enough for the victory.
                                                           After the scintillating Sunday afternoon theatre, The Honda
      Competition.                                       announced that record crowds attended the 2018 event.
                                                           Propelled by the return of Tiger Woods, which fueled an
        The Honda Classic brought                        unprecedented turnout on Friday, the 2018 Honda Classic
      it all to Palm Beach County in                     attracted 224,642 confirmed spectators. The attendance rise led
      2018.                                              to across the board increases in concessions and merchandise
        The return date for 2019 has                     revenue and coincided with increased sponsorship participation.
      been set for Feb. 25 to March 3                    And that of course meant more money raised for charity.
      and Justin Thomas will return to                     The Honda awarded a record-shattering $4.55 million to     The $4.55 million was $920,000 or 25 percent more than
      defend his title.                                  South Florida children’s charities after the tournament; the 12th   the $3.63 million that was distributed in 2017.
        It was Thomas who nearly                         consecutive year the PGA TOUR event has been able to increase     “We continue to raise the bar and challenge the imagination
      holed a wedge on the par-5 18th                    its impact on the lives of local children and their families.  on the impact we can make on the Palm Beach County
      hole for a birdie to force a playoff                 More than 50,000 children and their families who are affiliated   community,” Honda Classic Executive Director Kenneth R.
      with Luke List. Then he nailed                     with 137 charitable organizations in the Palm Beach County area
      a 5-wood over the water on the                     benefited from the proceeds of the Honda Classic Cares initiative.   Honda Classic Shatters Records on page 4
      Woman Of The Year Annual Luncheon

      Report and Photos by                                                                                   There was an address by Dr. Shauna Kranendonk, Skye
      Penny Sheltz                                                                                         Center for Dermatology, Woman of the Year sponsor.
        The Palm Beach North                                                                                 Guests enjoyed their lunch, followed by introduction of
      Chamber of Commerce’s Women                                                                          mistress of ceremony by Cochairs Nancy Mobberley and Jennifer
      in Business Council gathered for                                                                     Sardone-Shiner.
      the annual Woman of the Year                                                                           Next was a presentation of finalists by Felicia Rodriquez.
      Luncheon at Wyndham Grand                                                                              The finalists and recipient for this award demonstrate a
      Jupiter in Harbourside.                                                                              commitment to the Palm Beach North community by inspiring
        Cheri Pavlik, chair of the                                                                         community-wide support and exemplify the highest standards
      Women in Business Council                                                                            of business and community leadership that positively impacts
      gave the welcome followed by                                                                         the growth of the Palm Beach North Community.
      an address from Laurena Reese,                     The Woman of the Year winner is Judith Schumacher (second
      Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, series sponsor.  from the left).                                  Woman Of The Year Annual Luncheon on page 2
      Furry Friends And The Humane Society To Host Gala

      ‘Denim, White Diamonds &                           recognition to an “outstanding” animal rescue champion   financial support and advocacy on behalf of saving animals.

      Paws’ For Mission To Rescue,                       with the inaugural “CIGO” award, named for a fallen K-9   When Patricia Deshong, president of Furry Friends Adoption,
                                                         hero’s namesake and attributes.
                                                                                                           Clinic & Ranch heard about Cigo, a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s
      Rehabilitate, Re-Home Animals                        “Denim, White Diamonds & Paws” takes place 6 p.m. Friday,   Office K-9 Officer who selflessly gave his life in December
                                                         Feb. 22, at The Club at Admirals Cove, in Jupiter. Tickets to
      Surprise Recognition Planned To Honor Local Animal   Denim, White Diamonds & Paws are $300 per person and will
      Rescue Champion With Inaugural Cigo Award Named To   directly support the nonprofit organization’s mission and vision to
      Honor Fallen Sheriff K-9 Hero                      rescue, rehabilitate and re-home animals – that the not-for-profit
        Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch – The Humane   and only no-kill shelter in northern Palm Beach County open to
      Society of Greater Jupiter/Tequesta* is hosting its season   the public saves – at its Jupiter and Palm City locations. Serving
      gala on Feb. 22 to raise awareness about its needs associated   as Event Chairwomen are Ansley DiLeo, Linda Mennen, and
      with its growth and expansion, and bestow a surprise   Mara Schainuck. Honorary Chairwoman is Melissa Parker.
                                                                                   Denim, Diamonds & Paws
                                                                                 promises guests an evening
                                                                                 filled with excitement, fun and
                                                                                 festivity with dinner, dancing,
                                                                                 and silent and live auctions   Serving as Denim, White Diamonds & Paws chairwomen on
                                                                                 planned to thrill. Highlighting   behalf of Furry Friends Adoption Clinic & Ranch – The Humane
                                                                                 the exciting program is the   Society of Greater Jupiter/Tequesta, are: Mara Schainuck, Linda
                                                                                 surprise annual recognition   Mennen and Ansley DiLeo.
                                                                                 by Furry Friends to a local,             Photo credit: Tracey Benson Photography
                                                                                 community champion for his
                                                                                 ongoing generosity and selfless   Furry Friends And The Humane Society on page 4
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