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VOL. 29 NO. 5                                                                                MAY 2024

                                                               singEr spotlight

             Jupiter Medical Center’s 47th Annual Black-Tie Ball

                                                    Was Sold-Out Success

                               The Elegant Evening Raised Funds For New Patient Care Tower

        On Saturday, March 2                                                      and Lee Ann and Jeffrey Alderton served as honorary chairs. Tiffany Kenney, an evening
      Jupiter Medical Center’s                                                    anchor for WPBF 25 News, was the emcee.
      47th Annual Black-Tie Ball                                                    “Our  growth  is  a  direct  reflection
      returned to The Breakers in                                                 of our dedication to safety, quality and
      celebration and support of                                                  patient experience, while focusing on
      the not-for-profit hospital’s                                               expanding the depth and breadth of our
      history and future. Jupiter                                                 clinical services,” said Amit Rastogi,
      Medical Center Foundation                                                   M.D., MHCM, president and CEO of
      raised more than $1.2                                                       Jupiter Medical Center. “As a result,
      million during the elegant                                                  we are the highest-rated hospital in our
      evening  for the hospital’s                                                 region. Our clinical excellence, coupled
      new Patient Care  Tower,                                                    with your continued support, will
      which is scheduled to open                                                  ensure world-class care for generations
      next year.                                                                  to come.”
        Patsy  and Joe  Petri
      chaired the Black-Tie Ball,   Patsy and Joe Petri  Jeffrey and Lee Ann Alderton  Singer Spotlight on page 2   Dr. Amit Rastogi, Chef Erik Petterson

                           singEr proFilE                                                          Fundraising EvEnt

          Fireside Philanthropy: Fish &                                             BallenIsles Charities Foundation

         Wildlife Foundation Of Florida                                                   Awards Record $1,348,000

       Surpasses $900,000 Mark With Campfire Concert                                 In Financial Grants To Local Organizations

        The South  Florida  community                                                The BallenIsles Charities Foundation, made up of members and residents of BallenIsles
      supported the conservation of wild                                           Country Club, recently announced that 58 not-for-profit and civic organizations serving
      Florida, with a focus on facilitating                                        the local Palm Beach Gardens community will be recipients of financial grants and two
      outdoor experiences for children at the                                      impact grants totaling a record $1,348,000.
      Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida’s                                        The funds raised are a credit to the generosity of BallenIsles residents, local businesses and
      Campfire Concert. The concert, held on                                       corporate sponsors, contributions from volunteers, as well as BallenIsles club management and
      Friday, March 29 at the Pelican Club                                         the community association. Each of the organizations selected to receive a financial grant were
      in Jupiter, featured performances from                                       carefully vetted through the application and review process. Organizations receiving grants
      country music sensations Chris Janson                                        range from civic programs,
      and Ricky Young.                                                             health and human services,
        The foundation’s supporters united                                         environmental initiatives to
      to raise more than $900,000. Laura                                           educational programs.
                                                                                      “Our goal at the BallenIsles
      Singer Profile on page 2         Ricky Young, MC Young, Tucker Frederickson  Charities Foundation is to
                                                                                   ‘Make a Difference’ in the
                                                                                   local community and help
                                                                                   our neighbors in need,”
                                                                                   said BallenIsles Charities
                                                                                   Foundation President Mark
                                                                                   Freeman. “The record-setting
                                                                                   amount of $1,348,000 brings
                                                                                   the cumulative grants awarded  BallenIsles  Charities  Foundation  President  Mark
                                                                                                            Freeman, The Fund for the West Palm Beach Police and
                                                                                   Fundraising Event on page 5  Chere Goldstein of the BallenIsles Charities Foundation
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