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                                                                                                                                        WEST PALM BCH
                                                                                                                                        PERMIT NO.2075

                                                                               PEACEFUL, FRIENDLY, COMMUNITY ATMOSPHERE

        VOL. 23 NO. 8                                                                              AUGUST 2020

                                                            TequesTa spoTlighT

                                        Wounded Veterans Relief Fund

                      Fourth Annual Dive For Freedom Shark Dive

        Wounded Veterans  Relief
      Fund is a nonprofit organization
      which exists to provide
      emergency financial support
      to qualified disabled veterans
      living in Florida. Saving lives
      and keeping families together is
      our mission. On Independence
      Day, Wounded Veterans  Relief
      Fund took combat and purple
      heart veterans out for the fourth
      annual “Dive for Freedom” shark
      dive with the “shark addicts”
      located in Jupiter, Fla. The Palm
      Beach Sheriff’s Department did
      a fly by with their helicopter to

      Tequesta Spotlight on page 2  Mike under water with the American flag

                                    loggerhead News                                                                 ChariTy News

      Loggerhead Marinelife Center Invests In  Susan G. Komen

         Its Leadership To Support Long-Term                                                                Florida Recruiting

           Planning For The Expanded Campus                                                                 BigWigs Campaign

                  Center Appoints Jack E. Lighton As Senior Advisor And

             Promotes Caitlin Farmer And Tim Hannon As Co-Interim CEOs                                        It’s all about having
                                                                                                            fun and raising funds
        As Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) prepares to   class sea turtle and ocean                      and Susan G. Komen
      open its newly expanded facility in early 2021, the center   conservation institution,”               F lorida’s  BigWigs
      has announced investing in its leadership to enhance   said Lynne L. Wells, LMC                       campaign does both
      operations  and  focus on  the institution’s  strategy  and   Board chairman. “Jack is                while  helping  in  the
      vision. Effective July 1, Jack E. Lighton will be appointed   methodical and passionate               fight against breast
      as senior advisor and Caitlin Farmer and Tim Hannon will   about our future and I look                cancer. The organization
      be promoted as co-interim CEOs.                   forward to working with                             is proud to once again
        “We entrusted Jack with our center’s mission nearly eight   him to deploy his proven                host their BigWigs
      years ago, and in that time, he has completely transformed   expertise for our long-term              fundraising campaign
      LMC. Thanks to Jack’s leadership, LMC is now a world-  success.                                       and invites area business
                                                                                                            and community leaders
                                                                                                            t o  j o i n  i n  r a i si ng  Chief Michael Gregory
                                                                                                            awareness and funds
                                                                                 Jack E. Lighton            during a friendly competition that runs from
                                                                                                            September 21 through Oct. 31.
                                                                                   U nder Lighton’ s          Throughout  the  competition,  BigWigs  will  work
                                                                                leadership, the nonprofit has   to encourage friends and colleagues to support
                                                                                experienced catalytic growth   their efforts of raising funds for lifesaving breast
                                                                                and has become the world’s
                                                                                                             Charity News on page 3
                                                                                Loggerhead News on page 2
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