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            Woodfield Hunt & C.C., Fieldbrook Estates, Boca Grove, Polo Club, Newport Bay Club, Seasons of Boca

        VOL. 23 NO. 6                                                                                  JUNE 2023

      Impact The Palm Beaches Awarded $377,000 In Grants

      Four Local Nonprofits Awarded
      Impact Grants During Eighth

      Annual Awards Celebration

         Impact the Palm Beaches hosted its Eighth Annual
      Impact Awards Celebration on April 20, at the Palm Beach
      County Convention Center in West Palm Beach. During this
      special evening, Impact the Palm Beaches awarded high-
      impact grants totaling $377,000 to nonprofit organizations
      in Palm Beach County.
         The three $100,000 impact grant recipients were Alzheimer’s
      Community Care – Fostering Independence program; Center for
      Child Counseling – Keeping Kids Safe program; and Wounded
      Veterans Relief Fund – Emergency Dental Care for Disabled   From left to right: Dr. Eugenia Millender, Board chair, Center for Child Counseling; Renée Layman, president and chief
      Veterans. The $77,000 merit grant was awarded to Families   executive officer, Center for Child Counseling; Shanita Walker, client, Wounded Veterans Relief Fund; Jade Sembric, dental
      First – Infant Mental Health-Head Start program.   program manager, Wounded Veterans Relief Fund; Michael Durkee, executive director, Wounded Veterans Relief Fund;
         The 2023 impact event was an exciting evening where   Lauren Sterlacci, 2022/23 Impact the Palm Beaches president; Melissa Wijngaarde, Maternal and Infant Mental Health
      finalists presented their request for funding to Impact the   director, Families First; Lisa LaFrance, 2022/23 Impact the Palm Beaches vice president and incoming president; Michael
                                                         Jessup, president and CEO, Alzheimer’s Community Care; Christine DelGuzzi, director of grants, Alzheimer’s Community
      Impact The Palm Beaches on page 2                  Care; Dr. Karen Gilbert, vice president of Education and Quality Assurance, Alzheimer’s Community Care
      Boca Helping Hands 2023 Monopoly  Event

      And Casino Night A Big Success

         Supporters of Boca Helping Hands (BHH) passed go at
      the sold-out 2023 Monopoly  Event and Casino Night on
      April 15 at The Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club, Boca
      Raton. Guests enjoyed music, auctions, casino gaming,
      cocktails, dinner, and, of course, the crowning of this year’s
      Monopoly champion, Alain Troadec. This year’s event was a
      “Glitz and Glam” spectacular, with silver accents and sparkle
      to celebrate the organization’s 25th anniversary.
         Based on the comments heard from many of those who
      attended, this was the “best Monopoly event ever.” The
      venue was spectacularly decorated in Monopoly-themed
      décor, including a Monopoly board dance floor.

      Boca Helping Hands 2023 Monopoly  Event on page 3  Will and Kelly Flemming                   Lacey Little, Lola Feltrop, Lexy Reed, Kerry Hanan
      Second Annual Delray Beach Concours D’Elegance

      Will Benefit Achievement Centers For Children & Families

         The second annual Delray Beach Concours D’Elegance,   for Children & Families, Delray Citizens for Delray Police,
      happening at Old School Square on June 17 from 10 a.m.   Delray Fire Benevolent, Community Classroom Kitchen and
      to 4 p.m., will showcase $50 million worth of classic and   Miracle League of Palm Beach County.
      contemporary cars. More than 100 historically significant      The honorary chair of the Second Annual Delray Beach
      vehicles will be on the field. The free community event   Concours d’Elegance is Elo, the Supercar Rooms Miami
      celebrating Father’s Day will benefit Achievement Centers   founder and creator.
                                                                                   Additionally, on June 16
                                                                                 there will be a ticketed kickoff
                                                                                 cocktail reception at Old
                                                                                 School Square the evening
                                                                                 before the event. Tickets for
                                                                                 the cocktail reception are
                                                                                 available at https://www.
                                                                                 cocktail-reception-auction-  Second Annual Delray Beach Concours D’Elegance
                                                                                 tickets-545389814617.     on page 6
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