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VOL. 18 NO. 7                                                                                         JULY 2018

Rotary Club Downtown Boca Announces Date, Honorees,
Host, Event Committees For 2018 Boca Raton Mayors Ball

	 Presented in the same celebratory tradition set by the iconic cities of Miami, Fort Lauderdale  2018 Boca Raton Mayors Ball Co-Chairs and Committee. (Standing, left to right) Lynda
and Palm Beach, the fourth annual Boca Raton Mayors Ball presented by Rotary Club Downtown        Palmer, Gloria Wank, Ann Brown, Ingrid Fulmer, Linda Petrakis, Michelle McLean-Bailey,
Boca Raton is set for Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Royal Palm Yacht Club. Celebrating the City of    Janice Williams, Howard Schwartz, Dr. Allen Konis, Derek Morell, Michael Walstrom,
Boca Raton’s visionaries past and present who have elevated the community, and elected officials  Arlene Herson, Jon Kaye, Alan Kaye, Rick Howard, Dyana Kenney, Kari Oeltjen, Shaheer
who exemplify Rotary International’s motto, “Service Above Self,” the black-tie dinner/dance      Hosh, Marilyn Wilson, Constance Scott and Kim Champion, (seated) Bobby Campbell. Not
gala event will raise funds to support health and wellness needs of Boca Raton nonprofits.        pictured: Deborah Freudenberg, Dr. Ron Rubin, Robin Trompeter, Jonathan Whitney, Jo
	 The evening will feature a red carpet arrival and cocktail reception, followed by a grand       Anne Williams. (Photo by Gina Fontana)
epicurean experience created by Royal Palm Yacht Club Executive Chef Joseph DiPrima, set
amidst City-themed décor curated by the Boca Raton Historical Society and Museum, the live
music of the Steve Chase Band, and the presentation of the George Long Awards – named for
the City’s first appointed mayor in 1924.
	 According to Boca Raton Mayors Ball co-chairs and Rotary Club Downtown Boca Raton
members Arlene Herson and Rick Howard, and Honorary Chair Bobby Campbell (who was
a 2017 George Long Award recipient), this year’s event honors the following, who have each
championed the tradition of bringing indelible visionary ideas and transformation to Boca:
	 • Jerry Fedele (Individual) –When Fedele joined the 400-bed Boca Raton Community
Hospital as CEO in 2008, the nonprofit community hospital was losing money and laying off
employees. Now, through his decade of leadership, the beloved community hospital is profitable
and growing, renamed Boca Raton Regional Hospital (BRRH) in 2012 to reflect its vision.
Under his management, BRRH built the Marcus Neuroscience Institute, the Christine E. Lynn
Women’s Health and Wellness Institute, the Lynn Cancer Institute, and the Gloria Drummond
Physical Rehabilitation Institute. He also led the hospital to establish the BocaCare Network of
physicians, a group of urgent care centers and an academic partnership with the Florida Atlantic
University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine that includes graduate medical education

Mayors Ball on page 7

Lisette Model                                                                                     Boca West

Photographs From The Canadian Photography                                                         Children’s Foundation

Institute Of The National Gallery Of Canada                                                       Enables 1,200 Low Income Kids To Attend
                                                                                                  Summer Camp
Now At Boca Museum Of Art
                                                                                                  	 Boca West Children’s Foundation (BWCF), which provides grants and volunteers to
	 Born in Vienna in 1901, Lisette Model was                                                       24 local nonprofit children’s organizations, is providing funding, as well as instructors and
an influential figure in mid-twentieth century                                                    volunteers, so that 1,200 underserved kids can attend six different summer programs.
photography, best known for her direct portrayal of                                               	 The summer programs include a five-week tennis camp held at Boca West Country Club,
the peculiarities of average people captured candidly                                             a two-week golf program, also held at the Club, called Hook A Kid On Golf, FAU’s Summer
in everyday situations. Her work was regularly                                                    Band Camp, Summer Strings at Lynn University, Camp Wewa, Camp KAVOD, which serves
published in publications such as Harper’s Bazaar
and included in the 1940 inaugural photography
exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New
York. Once her work went public, Model inspired
other photographers to challenge some of the
prevailing conventions of the time.
	 Initially trained as a musician, she became a
photographer in the early 1930s, some nine years after
having moved to France. She discovered photography
in Paris and joined André Kertész’s circle of artists.

Lisette Model on page 7  Ella Fitzgerald

                                                                                                  Tennis Camp
                                                                                                  Boca West Children’s Foundation on page 6
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