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                  VOL. 2 NO. 4                                       APRIL 2020

      Life-Changing Stories Inspire Guests

      At The 2020 Chef Event Benefiting Seagull Services

        Guests attending the                                                                               the kids, but they love the kids. If you ever have an
      2020 chef event benefiting                                                                           opportunity to spend time and go see the kids at the
      Seagull Services had                                                                                 school,  they  would  open  your  eyes.  Some  people  just
      the privilege of hearing                                                                             look the other way. They don’t know how to deal with
      firsthand how the agency                                                                             it. But if you open your eyes, you’ll open your heart.”
      had changed the lives of its                                                                           The event held at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in
      program participants.                                                                                Manalapan raised more than $50,000 for the vocational
        Several of the                                                                                     and educational programs of Seagull Services. Gardens
      students and adults with                                                                             Wealth Management was presenting sponsor for the event.
      developmental disabilities                                                                           Other event sponsors were Publix Supermarkets Charities,
      in Seagull’s programs and                                                                            the McCarty Cheney Foundation,  The Jorgensen
      their family members shared                                                                          Foundation, Comerica Bank, FPL, Essential Air Care,
      personal stories during the  Mary-Lee Widder and Jessica                                             Gulfstream Insurance Group, Rybovich Boat Company
      gourmet luncheon event  Mason                                                                        LLC, and Mickey Nolen, president of Nozzle Nolen, Inc.
      held on Feb. 13.                                                                                       This marked the 10th occasion for the signature
        “Seagull was a Godsend,” said Jim Weber, whose son   From left seated: Bonnie Cullen, Jeanne Painter, John   fundraiser that featured a dessert demonstration by the
      Zachary graduated from Seagull’s charter school, Seagull   Behrens, James Kibble; Back: John Rinaldi, Olivia Morris,
      Academy for Independent Living. “They challenge    Judy Dynia, Kyle Hauser, and Martin Zipern        Life-Changing Stories on page 3
      Oscar-Winning Actress Geena Davis Headlined

      Cancer Alliance Of Help And Hope’s 2020 Luncheon

        Over 500 attended one of the most exciting luncheons   fun anecdotes about her
      of the philanthropic season. Cancer Alliance of Help and   amazing life and career.
      Hope’s 2020 Shop The Day Away Luncheon  took place on     Chairs Abby Beebe, Jeff
      Feb. 26, at The Breakers, Palm Beach with celebrity speaker   Fowler and  Amie Swan
      Oscar-winning actress Geena Davis.                 ensured that this luncheon
        Guests enjoyed Palm Beach’s most fabulous silent   was the most successful one
      auction featuring more than 500 new luxury designer   to date with over $750,000
      items from the world’s finest designers and luxury brands,   raised to support Cancer
      followed by lunch, and the first live auction that raised   Alliance of Help and Hope’s
      $34,000 with the one exclusive item for bid – a private   (CAHH) mission of assisting
      chef’s ultimate dinner party for 12 courtesy of Creative   the local children, adults, and
      Edge Parties.  The excitement of the day continued   families affected by cancer,
      when Geena Davis took the stage and shared with the
      audience  about  her  road  to  becoming  an  actor,  some   Oscar-Winning Actress  Lois Pope and Michael
      of her memorable moments on and off the screen and   Geena Davis on page 3  Reinert                  Jeff Fowler, Abigail Beebe, Geena Davis, Amie Swan
      BallenIsles Charities Foundation Raises $720,000

      For Local Charities

        BallenIsles Country Club’s Charities Foundation     Funds were raised over the past year by 140-plus
      announced yesterday that it will donate $720,000 to 42   dedicated volunteers and  BallenIsles  Country Club
      local charities and organizations in the civic, health and   members through various fundraising events, including the
      human services, environmental and educational spheres.   Serena Williams Tennis Charity Event that took place on
      The $720,000 charity donation includes $665,000 in   Monday, Dec. 23, 2019. Williams and tennis professionals
      grants, plus the final payment of $55,000 for the Feed   such as Brenda Schultz-McCarthy, Johan Kriek and
      the Hungry Pantry refrigerated truck.              Ann Grossman donated their time so that all proceeds
                                                                                 could be distributed to
                                                                                 The  BallenIsles  Charities
                                                                                   “Together we’re ‘Making
                                                                                 a D ifference,’” s aid
                                                                                 President of The BallenIsles
                                                                                 Charities Foundation, Mark
                                                                                 Freeman. “Reaching our
                                                                                                           Robert Chelberg, Wounded Veterans Relief Fund (WVRF);
                                                                                 BallenIsles Charities     Iris Burke, BICF; Chere Goldstein, BICF; Mark Freeman,
                                                                                 on page 2                 BICF; and Mike Durkee, WVRF
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