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VOL. 30 NO. 11                                                                          NOVEMBER 2020

      Jupiter Medical Center Commemorates Breast Cancer

      Awareness Month With Its Third Annual Pink Chair Project

      Campaign Celebrates Local                          reflect the inspiration that helped them navigate

      Breast Cancer Survivors And                        through their diagnosis and treatment. Now
                                                         through the end of the month, the chairs will
      Highlights The Inspiration                         be on display at businesses in The Gardens
                                                         Mall and surrounding Jupiter communities
      For Their Journey                                  throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
                                                         Each chair is as unique as the designer and
        Jupiter Medical                                  is accompanied by a display that explains the
      Center  and The                                    origins of each survivor’s inspiration and encourages men and
      Margaret W. Niedland                               women to schedule their mammograms regularly.
      Breast Center  are                                   “Each year, far too many people and their families are
      commemorating Breast                               affected by breast cancer and we must do more to educate
      Cancer Awareness Month with its third annual “Pink Chair   people about the importance of getting mammograms for early
      Project,” a campaign that honors breast cancer patients and   detection,” said Dr. Amit Rastogi, president and CEO of Jupiter
      survivors and raises awareness about breast health during the   Medical Center. “We are proud to support such an important
      month of October.                                  and personal campaign for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
        Celebrating its third year, the project features chairs decorated   through our Pink Chair Project and bring more awareness to
      by local breast cancer survivors and patients whose designs   the community about these incredible survivor stories.”   Jupiter Medical Center on page 2
       Tax Talk

      Special Edition: 2020 Property                     Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. I offer   Top Five Benefits Of Paying Property Taxes Online
      Tax Season – Pay Smart. Pay                        my gratitude to all veterans for your service to our nation on     – It’s safe! Protect your health. Stay home and pay
                                                         Veterans Day and always.
      Online.                                              We will also be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on     – It’s easy! In just a few clicks, you’re done. No login
                                                         Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27. Have a happy and   or password required.
        The  2020  property  tax                         healthy Thanksgiving!                               – It’s fast! Online payments take only one to three days
      season begins Sunday, Nov.                                                              Best wishes,  to process. Compare that to mailed payments which can take
      1, when we begin accepting                                                          Anne M. Gannon,  up to 15 days to process – not counting U.S. postal service
      payments online at www.                                                    Constitutional Tax Collector,   delivery time. This year, take the                                            Serving Palm Beach County    – It’s thrifty! Avoid credit card fees and save money by
      stress out of paying property                                                                        using eCheck – it’s free.
      taxes by paying online. It’s safe,                 Pay Smart. Pay Online.                            And the top benefit of paying property taxes online ...
      simple and smart! Please keep                                                                          – It’s smart! When you pay your 2020 property taxes
      reading to learn more about the                      We have all experienced more than enough stress   online, you’re choosing the safest, easiest and fastest way
      benefits of paying online.                         and uncertainty due to the pandemic. Take the stress and   to pay. And you’ll save money. Now that’s smart!
        A quick reminder our                             uncertainty out of paying your property taxes by paying
      offices will be closed                             online at                         Tax Talk on page 3
      Vita Nova Receives $17,000 Grant

        Vita Nova recently received a $17,000 grant from   homeless youth transition to independence by providing
      Admirals Cove Foundation. This generous grant will   a stable, nurturing, environment that includes housing,
      go towards the Vita Nova Village ~ Homeless Youth   counseling and education.
      Transitional Housing Program.                        “Admirals Cove Foundation is committed to making
        As the voice of homeless young adults, Vita Nova is   a positive difference in our local community and we
      working  to eliminate homelessness for youth ages 18   are grateful for their support with this grant,” said
      to 25 years old in Palm Beach County. Vita Nova helps   Jeff DeMario, CEO of Vita Nova. “These funds will
      young adults who are aging out of foster care and other   directly benefit young adults at Vita Nova who find
                                                                                 themselves homeless and
                                                                                 seeking the guidance and
                                                                                 support to their fragile
                                                                                 budgets especially during
                                                                                 times of COVID when they
                                                                                 have been furloughed, or let
                                                                                 go due to the pandemic,”
                                                                                 added DeMario.            Rebecca Divine, David Zaret and Ashley Berry (director of
                                                                                    Admirals  Cove         development and community relations at Vita Nova)
                                                                                 Foundation (ACF) is the
                                                                                 philanthropic foundation of   Vita Nova on page 3
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