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VOL. 24  NO. 5                                                                                 MAY 2022

      11th Annual Purse Party Fundraiser

      Jensen Beach – 2022 Purse
      Party SOLD OUT!

         On March 28, 200 magnificent  and generous ladies
      gathered to enjoy a day full of great conversation and
      competitive bidding for some amazing designer handbags,
      shoes and accessories. This girly gathering was hosted
      by Harbour Ridge Yacht and Country Club in Palm City
      and presented by Kathleen B. Walgreen. Event attendees
      participated in some fun onsite games and were blessed   Ashleigh Walters and Laura
      to  hear  the  angelic  voice  of  the  young  Jordan  Jones!   Barbone
      The room silenced when the winners of the New Louis
      Vuitton Graceful Handbag and Credit Card holder and   live  auction,  led  by  local
      Gift Card Raffle tree valued at over $2,000 were pulled   auctioneer  celebrity  Reed
      and announced.                                    Hartman.  “We  are  blown
         For the first time ever, the silent auction aired live online,   away  at  the  generosity  of
      allowing offsite participation! Of course there were some   the attendees and are thrilled
      special  surprises reserved for the  event  attendees. The   to announce that this year’s
      event’s emcee, superstar WPTV Channel 5 news anchor                        Christina Franco, Lorna Day, Tara Biek-Robison, Brigid McLaughlin, Amy Thornton, Marsha
      Ashleigh Walters,  welcomed  guests  as  they  enjoyed  a   11th Annual Purse Party   Cetta, Andi McAvoy, Kira Libratore, Marcie Ferraro. Committee members not photographed:
      delicious lunch, signature cocktail, raffle drawings and   Fundraiser on page 3  Susan O’Rourke, Kelley Decowski
      Salvation Army Celebrates Its Volunteers

         The  Salvation Army  of  Martin,  St.
      Lucie and Okeechobee Counties recently
      showed  appreciation  for  its  volunteers
      at a celebratory luncheon held at Martin
      Downs  Golf  Club  in  Palm  City.  The
      program  included  recognition  of  top
      volunteers  and  guest  speakers  Major
      Sarah  Nelson  and  Lieutenant  Mariah
      Deshazo,  who  gave  testimony  of  their
      experiences  serving  in  the  Salvation
      Army. In addition to being treated to a
      delightful  lunch,  each  guest  received  a
      small gift and a ticket for a chance to win
      a basket of goodies.
                                          Col. Dennis Strissel gathers with fellow Salvation Army
      Salvation Army Celebrates Its Volunteers   officers Major Sarah Nelson and Lt. Mariah Deshazo and   The Salvation Army recently held its Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at
      on page 3                           Martin Downs Golf Club owner Stanley Campbell.    Martin Downs Golf Club.
      For The Love Of The Loxahatchee

      The Loxahatchee Guild Has                         1981. Among many other projects over the years, the guild is
                                                        largely responsible for saving the original Florida East Coast
      First Event Since 2020                            Railway Depot that now sits at Sawfish Bay Park.
                                                        2022 Fundraiser
         The Loxahatchee Guild has just conducted their first      Over 125 Loxahatchee Guild members and guests attended
      fundraising event since February 2020, which was just three   the “For the Love of the Loxahatchee” fundraising event
      weeks before the world was hit with the COVID pandemic.  at Topside at the Beacon on the Jupiter Inlet. In addition to
         The Loxahatchee Guild has been the premier historic   individual donations, many local restaurants and shops donated
      preservation group in northern Palm Beach County since   items for auction baskets. Gallery Grill, Moir’s Food Shack,
                                                                                 Envy of Palm Beach, Gretchen
                                                                                 Scott, and Jonathan’s Landing
                                                                                 Golf Club were just a few of
                                                                                 the local sponsors.
                                                                                   “This is such a beautiful   What’s Next For The Loxahatchee Guild?
                                                                                 location,”  said  Jane       The Loxahatchee Guild provides ongoing support of the
                                                                                 Castellano,  Loxahatchee   Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum as well as the Flagler
                                                                                 Guild member. “It is really   train depot and Aicher House at Sawfish Bay Park. The
                                                                                 great to finally be able to get
                                                                                 together as a group again.”  For The Love Of The Loxahatchee on page 4
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