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VOL. 14 NO. 2                                                                           FEBRUARY 2022

      Vita Nova’s Manatees And Martinis                                                                     Believe With Me’s

      Scheduled For March 19                                                                                Freedom 4 Miler

      Proceeds To Benefit Homeless                       employment, and life skills                          The Freedom 4 Miler is your opportunity to help
                                                         training. As the voice of
      Youth In Palm Beach County                         homeless young adults,                             support Believe With Me’s mission to bring hope and
                                                         Vita Nova aims to end                              help to America’s Gold Star Families! This race is an
        Vita Nova will host the Fifth Annual Manatees and   homelessness for youth                          annual live event in Tequesta, Fla., but you can also join
      Martinis on Saturday, March 19 at Manatee Lagoon, a Florida   ages 18 to 25 years old in              us virtually if you are not in town!
      Power & Light (FPL) Eco-Discovery Center in West Palm   Palm Beach County.                              Your registration will include a Freedom 4 Miler race-
      Beach. The nonprofit’s main fundraising event will raise     Chairpersons of the                      tek tee shirt, finisher’s medal, and race bib with the name
      money for the homeless young adults Vita Nova serves in   event are Nicole and                        of a fallen hero that Believe With Me has served! If you
      Palm Beach County.                                 Charles Kowanetz.                                  are local to the Palm Beach County Florida area, packet
        Beginning at 6 p.m., guests of Manatees and Martinis will   Rand Hoch is honorary                   pickup information will be emailed to you. If you are not
      experience an exhilarating evening on the water featuring   chairman  of  the  event.                 local, we will gladly ship your packet to you.
      an array of culinary delicacies, exotic beverages, live music   Sponsors to date include                Your support will help us supply more than 1,500
      and possible manatee sightings. They will also have the   FPL, HSS Florida   Chairpersons Nicole and   children of fallen soldiers with Christmas gifts this
      opportunity to bid on unique auction items, party in paradise   Hospital for Special   Charles Kowanetz  year as well as meet the immediate financial needs of
      with “Jimmy Stowe & The Stowaways,” and so much more.   Surgery and GEO Group.                        our families of fallen soldiers. Join our mission, and do
        Serving over 400 youth in Palm Beach County, Vita Nova is a     Tickets to Manatees and Martinis are $175 each. To   something great for the families that have purchased your
      safe bridge to independence for former foster care, LGBTQ, and   learn more, become a sponsor or purchase tickets, visit   freedom and opportunities with the loss of their loved
      other homeless youth through supportive housing, education,, or call (561) 472-0035.  ones! Celebrate the lives of our fallen soldiers this July
                                                                                                            Fourth with the Freedom 4 Miler!
      West Palm Beach Artist Tracy Guiteau

      Selected As The 37th ArtiGras Fine Arts

      Festival Commemorative Poster Artist

        With her passion for art guiding her,
      this  year’s ArtiGras  Fine Arts  Festival
      commemorative poster artist Tracy Guiteau
      has forged an impressive collection of work
      which includes being hand-picked by the top
      tennis player Naomi Osaka and iconic athlete
      LeBron  James’  digital  media  company  for                                                                         's
      an art collaboration during Coachella Valley                                                                         With
      Music and Arts Festival.                                                                                 Believe
         “I’m grateful and honored to be chosen                                                                FREED  M
      as the ArtiGras poster artist this year,” said
      Guiteau, who lives in West Palm Beach and                                                                               Constitution Park  Tequesta, FL
      has been showing her artwork at shows for  Tracy Guiteau                                                       4
      a few years, but this will be the first time                                                                            Miler
      she has been selected as the official poster artist for an   pandemic alone,”
      event. “This will expand my artistic perspective with new   said Guiteau,
      experiences as well as to offer important representation   w ho has  many                                     Bene�iting families of fallen soldiers
      that will encourage artists within our community to pursue   geographical and cultural influences in her work from
      their artistic vision.”                            her own Haitian heritage as well as her experiences   July 4th     7:15am start time   Constitution Park
        The commemorative poster is based on her colorful   studying art across the country and abroad. “The journey   Beautiful 4 mile course  LIVE! IN PERSON!
      acrylic painting titled Blossoming You which was born   of ‘Blossoming You’ into who you are is embedded with   Timed race
      from Guiteau’s experiences during the last two years.   obstacles and hardship, but overcoming each struggle   Certified course  FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY
        “The idea for the poster came from experiencing the   reveals new growth.”                           Finisher medals  FOOD, MUSIC, AND SURPRISES!!!
                                                                                   Guiteau  didn’t  always   Age group awards
                                                                                 think being an artist was   VIP Charity slots reserved parking, private restrooms and MORE!
                                                                                 going to be her profession,   Race Tek shirts for men and women (first 600 registrants)
                                                                                 until  one  day  a  math

                                                                                 teacher recommended she
                                                                                 follow her artist spirit after   “Bringing Hope and Help to America’s Gold Star Families”
                                                                                 noticing her school books
                                                                                 brimming with drawings.

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