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A VIP reception for the Sixth Annual ChildNet Care for Kids Luncheon, was hosted by Sklar Furnishings in Boca Raton, on February 27th, Wednesday, 5:30p.m.-7:30p.m.
The evening was spent bringing awareness to a cause that so many of us don’t realize exists in our Community. Every year, thousands of abused, abandoned, and neglected children enter foster care in both Broward, and Palm Beach. As a community, we have a duty to provide these vulnerable children with the safety, stability, and love they so desperately need and deserve. Guests enjoyed a glass of bubbly, an assortment of hors d’oeuvres, while live music added to the festivities.
Photos courtesy JW
At the up coming luncheon, Laurie Silvers, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, will be presented the ChildNet’s 2019 Champion for Children Award in Palm Beach, honoring her work with Women of Tomorrow. Laurie practiced law in South Florida for more than 10 years before starting her career as a media entrepreneur. Silvers also serves on several prominent boards and is a volunteer mentor with the “Women of Tomorrow” program, which mentors at-risk high school girls.
The luncheon will be on April 9th, Tuesday, 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. at Woodfield Country Club, 3650 Club Pl., Boca Raton, benefiting children in foster care. The event is presented by Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial. Co-Chairs are Pamela Weinroth, and Jennifer Rodriguez. Mistress of Ceremony will be Liz Quirantes, WPEC-TV CBS 12 Anchor.
Tickets are $85 per. person.
Please consider opening your heart and home today, by becoming a foster parent. Be an anchor for foster kids.
ChildNet Palm Beach County
4100 Okeechobee Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Phone: 561-352-2500 | Fax: 561-352-2481