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                                                                                                                                        PERMIT NO.2075

                                                                               PEACEFUL, FRIENDLY, COMMUNITY ATMOSPHERE

        VOL. 26 NO. 11                                                                         NOVEMBER 2023

                                                              TequesTa Profile

                                   Get Into The Spirit Of The Season!

                                    Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade And Toy Drive Returns

        ’Tis the season! The Marine Industries Association of                     along the parade route that
      Palm Beach County (MIAPBC) is excited to announce                           will make convenient
      the return of the Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade and                        dockside pickups. Simply
      Toy Drive, Palm Beach County’s most treasured tradition.                    wave a flashlight when
      Presented by Intracoastal Yamaha of Jupiter, the parade                     you  see  a  boat with
      will benefit Toys for Tots and Little Smiles.                               toy drive signage,  and
        On Dec. 2 at 6 p.m., a floating Zambelli fireworks display will lead the boat parade on the   uniformed Marines and
      Intracoastal Waterway, starting in North Palm Beach and navigating to the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse.   volunteers will pull right
      The free, family-friendly event will feature up to 80 boats of all sizes decked out with fun   up to your dock to collect
      decorations and thousands of holiday lights. Radio personalities Mo and Sally with KOOL 105.5   your donations. Last year,
      will return as Grand Marshals of the boat parade, with a special guest appearance by Santa Claus.  MIAPBC received more
        MIAPBC will collect toys by land and by sea for Toys for Tots and Little Smiles.   than 14,000 toys.
      During the first week of November, donation boxes will be placed throughout the county
      for toy drop-offs. During the boat parade, there will be a “toy fleet” of boats traveling   Tequesta Profile on page 4

                            ChariTy evenT                                                          TequesTa sPoTlighT

          Fun, Food And Philanthropy                                                    Live Like Jake Sixth Annual

                   Take Center Stage At                                            ‘Be The Light’ Gala Raises Over

            Highballs & Hibiscus Event                                                 $150,000 Towards Preventing

          Annual Celebration Raises Funds For Women’s                                          Childhood Drowning
        And Children’s Services At Jupiter Medical Center
                                                                                             During One Enchanted Evening
        It’s official – the social season
      has started with Jupiter Medical                                               Live Like Jake, the local
      Center Foundation’s sold-out                                                 foundation created in memory
      Highballs & Hibiscus event. The                                              of Jake Roarke Morrison,
      12th annual fundraiser, held for                                             raised over $150,000 during
      the second consecutive year at Eau                                           their sold-out Sixth Annual
      Palm Beach Resort & Spa, is known                                            Be the Light gala on Oct. 14
      as a festive and fun celebration of                                          at Lady Jean Ranch.  They
      philanthropy. The event was chaired                                          welcomed 200 guests to support
      by Jessica and Nicholas Mastroianni                                          the foundation’s mission of
      III, along with Honorary Chairs                                              providing scholarships for
      Aliya and Justin Howard. Jay                                                 self-rescue swim lessons and
                                                                                   financial support to families
      Charity Event on page 6      Mary Lynn Magar, Dr. Amit Rastogi, Robert Stilley  who have a child with critical
                                                                                   care needs due to a drowning
                                                                                     Emceed by Mike McGann
                                                                                   the Enchanted Evening-themed  Live Like Jake Founders, left to right, Roarke and Keri
                                                                                   event featured a sumptuous  Morrison with daughters Julia and Josie Morrison
                                                                                   appetizer buffet, open bar,
                                                                                   dinner, silent auction, 360 photo booth, dancing, and the special Be the Light award
                                                                                   which was presented to Eric Lupton with Life Saver Pool Fence. Infant Swimming

                                                                                   Tequesta Spotlight on page 3
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