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VOL. 34 NO. 4                                                                                  APRIL 2021

      BallenIsles Charities Foundation Provides Funding To The

      Palm Beach Gardens Police And Fire Rescue Foundation

        BallenIsles Charities Foundation has again set a     “This multiyear
      fundraising record. During their 10-year  anniversary,   c om m it m e nt  by the
      the foundation awarded grants of $800,000 to 46 local   BallenIsles  Charities
      organizations and over $4.6 million since inception. Who   Foundation has allowed us
      could have predicted that? This year’s total includes the   to broaden our mission. It
      funding of a special impact grant to the PBG Police and Fire   allows our Police and Fire
      Rescue Foundation’s emergency financial assistance fund of   Rescue Foundation to reach
      $30,000 which helps our first responders and their families.  the next level of support
        The Palm Beach Gardens Police and Fire Rescue    for our first  responders,”
      Foundation has received funding from the BallenIsles   said Irwin F. Edenzon,
      Charities Foundation to establish an emergency financial   president of the Police and
      assistance fund for police and fire rescue personnel.   Fire Rescue Foundation.
      The $30,000 donation was provided to support Palm
      Beach Gardens first responders in times of extraordinary   BallenIsles Charities
      financial need.                                    Foundation on page 4

      Old Bags Luncheon : There’s No Going ‘Bag’ Now!

        What began as an uncertain, treacherous year for   design, over 60 businesses on
      fundraising, turned into a “think outside the box” reimagined   Worth Avenue partnered with
      success! The question was never if there would be an Old   Center for Family Services
      Bags Luncheon , it was how. The creative minds at Center   to create an event unlike any
      for Family Services took a leap of faith in their community   other held on Palm Beach
      and delivered something so special and so unique; the   Island before.
      consensus was astounding.                            Highlights from the event
        The focus of the Center’s 60th Anniversary, Old Bags   included a sold out luncheon,
      Luncheon Diamond Jubilee, was to raise much-needed   the most gorgeous weather
      funds to continue serving the rising needs of mental health   Florida has to offer, and a
      services in Palm Beach County. The event also gave back   spectacular designer handbag
      to the community; a community that has, for so many
      years, supported the Old Bags Luncheon with silent auction   Old Bags Luncheon   Laura Moore Tanne, Shawn  Jana Angel,  Stephanie
      donations and generous sponsorships. Due to the reimagined   on page 2      Jan                      Schwed, Erin Sykes        Judy Harpel, Sonja Stevens
      Seventh Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival – On Tour

      Returns April 10 With A Virtual Film Festival Experience

      Environmental Awareness                            Tour (WSFF) to your living room on Saturday, April 10,   country and by the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum
                                                                                                           for its seventh year running.
                                                         6:30 to 9 p.m. This year’s virtual film festival experience
      Films Connect 180-Plus                             brings an adrenaline pumping, heart thumping, curated     The 11 films featured in the April event are from all
      Communities Around The                             collection  of  films  right  to  you!  They  capture  epic   over the world and range from adventures in Miami,
                                                         international outdoor adventures and research, kindle a
                                                                                                           northern Norway, and Oregon, to scientific research
      World, Benefits Jupiter Inlet                      love for nature, and inspire environmental stewardship   being done in Antarctica and the Kuril Islands. They
                                                         through the art of filmmaking.
                                                                                                           also peer into the struggles and work being done to
      Lighthouse And Museum                                Wild & Scenic Film Festival is one of the nation’s   preserve nature in the Pacific Islands and Ethiopia. The
                                                         premiere environmental and adventure film festivals in   films create an awareness of our world and its wonderful
        It’s back for a seventh year and it’s about to get “wild   North America. Created by the South Yuba River Citizens   possibilities, while highlighting the wonders of resilience
      & scenic!” The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is   League (SYRCL) the “On Tour” version “Resilient By
      excited to present the Wild & Scenic Film Festival – On   Nature” is being hosted by 180 organizations around the

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