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VOL. 12 NO. 7                                                                                  JULY 2020

      Jupiter Medical Center Raises Nearly $1.8 Million

      For COVID-19 Relief Fund

         Support from donors is needed to sustain Jupiter Medical                                          rallied to support Jupiter Medical Center Foundation’s
       Center at any time, but it is particularly critical in times of crisis.                             COVID-19 Relief Fund. Through ClubsHELP, an organization
       In the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Jupiter Medical                                             that connects golf organizations with local communities to
       Center Foundation received nearly $1.8 million in philanthropic                                     provide critical resources in times of need, Jupiter Medical Center
       donations.                                                                                          was “adopted” by the Seminole Golf Club. Members stepped
         “We are extremely grateful for the generosity of the                                              up collectively, raising more than $250,000 for Jupiter Medical
       community and our donors during this uncertain time,” said Liv                                      Center Foundation’s COVID-19 Relief Fund. The foundation
       Vesely, president of Jupiter Medical Center Foundation. “Gifts                                      also received an interfaith donation from JupiterFIRST Church,
       received are helping to offset losses due to decreased volumes,                                     St. Peter Catholic Church and Temple Beth Am of more than
       and have allowed us to purchase additional medical equipment                                        $45,000. Additional generous donors contributed funds through
       to address the hospital’s highest priority needs.”
         The hospital received multiple donations as the community                                         Jupiter Medical Center on page 3
       Loggerhead Marinelife Center Secures Lifesaving

       $2 Million Matching Gift From Cornelia T. Bailey

       Foundation To Propel Campus Expansion

      Supporters Can Double                                                                                a sea turtle hospital. The leading filtration system will
                                                                                                           provide quarantining, filtration, heating, and chilling for
      Their Financial Impact And                                                                           each individual hospital tank and patient regardless of water
      Help The Center’s Sea Turtle                                                                         quality or environmental conditions.
                                                                                                             Since opening its facility in 2007, the center has treated
      Patients Receive Clean Ocean                                                                         and released thousands of threatened and endangered sea
                                                                                                           turtle patients back into the ocean. However, the current
      Water For Recovery                                                                                   hospital water system does not provide inbound water
                                                                                                           filtration for its patients. Over the past decade, Florida’s
        In partnership with the Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation,                                             coastal waters have suffered from dangerous levels of:
      Loggerhead Marinelife Center is proud to announce a two-                                             - Blue-green algae
      million dollar-for-dollar matching gift towards their Waves                                          - High bacteria counts from watershed
      of Progress campus expansion. This lifesaving matching                                               - The recurrence of deadly red tide
      gift will help the center raise critical funds to deploy the   LMC Aerial Rendering
      world’s most advanced clean-water filtration system at                         Photo courtesy of LMC  Loggerhead Marinelife Center on page 6
      The Honda Classic To Distribute Record $5.35 Million To

      Local Charities, Impacting The Lives Of 91,000 Children

      Virtual Honda Classic Cares                        PGA TOUR event has been able to increase its impact on   virtually for the first time due to the coronavirus

      Week Celebrates 14th Straight                      the lives of local children and their families.   pandemic.
                                                                                                             The tournament’s annual Celebration of Philanthropy,
                                                           The Honda Classic has now surpassed $50 million in
      Year Of Record Gains                               charitable contributions as American Honda approaches   June 25 will also be held via WebEx with a virtual drawing
                                                         its 40th year as title sponsor of the PGA TOUR event,   taking place among four finalists in the Birdies for
        The Honda Classic is awarding a record-shattering   including almost $35 million in the 14 years since   Children program for a new 2020 Honda Insight Hybrid
      $5.35 million to 103 South Florida philanthropic   Children’s Healthcare Charity, Inc. became the host   vehicle. Fans donate each year for the chance to guess the
      organizations in 2020, the 14th consecutive year that the   organization and moved the event to PGA National   number of birdies in the tournament. Forty-seven entrants
                                                                                 Resort and Spa. The $5.35   each correctly guessed the total of 1,172 birdies recorded
                                                                                 million is up from the $5.1   at the 2020 Honda Classic. The field is being pared via
                                                                                 million distributed in 2019   drawing to four individuals who will participate in the
                                                                                 and is impacting more than   virtual event to determine a winner.
                                                                                 91,000  children  and  their     “We  are very proud of what we have  been able  to
                                                                                 families this year in Palm   achieve with another record distribution to so many
                                                                                 Beach County.             charities which benefit children in the Palm Beach
                                                                                   The money is being      County area,” Honda Classic Executive Director Kenneth
                                                                                 distributed during Honda   R. Kennerly said. “But while we feel that it is fine to
                                                                                 Classic Cares Week, June
                                                                                 22-26, which is being held   Honda Classic on page 6
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