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Mayors Ball News
Rotary Club Downtown Boca Raton Presents Fifth Annual Boca Raton Mayors Ball Saturday, November 16
Event Proceeds to Serve Health and Wellness Needs of Boca Raton Nonprofits
Fulfilled Through Club’s Grant Program
BOCA RATON, FL (June 10, 2019) – Bringing Boca Raton its own Mayors Ball, presented in iconic honored tradition of the annual themed galas in the cities of Palm Beach and Miami, the Rotary Club Downtown Boca Raton (RCDBR) once again will roll out the red carpet as it presents the fifth annual Boca Raton Mayors Ball, Saturday, November 16th at 6 p.m. Held this year at Boca West Country Club, the black-tie dinner/dance gala will feature a lavish reception and dinner, set amidst Boca Raton City-themed décor and the dance floor-filling live music of the Steve Chase Band.
Annually recognizing the City’s visionaries past and present, this year’s RCDBR George Long Awards — named for the City’s first mayor — will be presented to Lynn University President Kevin Ross (individual), Florence Fuller Child Development Centers (nonprofit) and BlueGreen Vacations (for-profit) for championing the tradition of bringing indelible visionary ideas and transformation to Boca Raton.
Honor Your Doctor News
20th Annual “Honor Your Doctor” Luncheon Raised $90,000 for Medical / Nursing Student Scholarships
Raising funds of more than $90,000 for medical, nursing and health related scholarships, this year’s 20th Annual Honor Your Luncheon (HYDL) presented by the Rotary Club Downtown Boca Raton (RCDBR) recognized more than 160 physicians and medical professionals. Attended by 300 healthcare, community and civic leaders, the HYDL each year funds the Helen M. Babione Medical Scholarship that benefits medical, nursing and health related students attending four local universities: Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at FAU, Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at FAU, Lynn University and Palm Beach State College.