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Local AFHU Conference Discusses National Security & Middle East Affairs

Local AFHU Conference Discusses National Security & Middle East Affairs

National security, Middle East affairs and medical technological breakthroughs were top of mind during American Friends of the Hebrew University’s Annual Leadership Education Forum (ALEF). Nearly 200 people attended this year’s conference at the Four Seasons Resort in Palm Beach on Sunday, January 14, 2018.   Ambassador Daniel Kurtzer, the former United States Ambassador to […]

Michael Bolton Performs at AFHU’s Annual Palm Beach Dinner

Michael Bolton Performs at AFHU’s Annual Palm Beach Dinner

Luminaries, philanthropists and visionaries mixed and mingled to support the national non-profit organization that honors Israel’s foremost institution of higher learning and research at the Palm Beach dinner of American Friends of the Hebrew University recently at The Breakers in Palm Beach.   A special guest performance by Michael Bolton took the spotlight to toast […]

St. Jude Kicks Off Palm Beach Dinner

St. Jude Kicks Off Palm Beach Dinner

Preparations are underway for the ninth annual St. Jude Palm Beach Dinner for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® on Wednesday, April 11, at Club Colette in Palm Beach, Florida.   To kick-off the fundraising efforts, event co-chairs Lourdes Fanjul, Talbott Maxey and Thomas C. Quick welcomed shoppers to Valentino on Worth Avenue on Dec. 21 […]

Carissa and Nicholas Coniglio are WILD about Chairing  The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Gala

Carissa and Nicholas Coniglio are WILD about Chairing The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Gala

For Carissa and Nicholas Coniglio, chairing the 2018 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) WILD Black-Tie Gala is about more than creating a fantastic event for an important cause. It’s personal. The couple’s involvement with LLS began seven years ago after a close friend was diagnosed with a blood cancer. That friend was ultimately cured with […]

Over 600 notables “Seas the Day” at Lilly Pulitzer’s Beach Bash Palm Beach, benefiting the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Over 600 notables “Seas the Day” at Lilly Pulitzer’s Beach Bash Palm Beach, benefiting the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Over 600 philanthropic influencers attended the social highlight of the season: Beach Bash Palm Beach, presented by Lilly Pulitzer, on Thursday, Dec. 28. The fete, located at the posh Beach Club on Palm Beach, raised critical funds for The Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center. Decked in their brightest Lilly Pulitzer attire, notable guests […]

Lee Ann and Jeffrey Alderton

Palm Beach Opera Celebrates Upcoming Gala with Kickoff Reception at Private Palm Beach Home

Palm Beach residents Jane and John Shalam hosted Palm Beach Opera’s Gala Kickoff Reception on Dec. 12 to celebrate the company’s upcoming Gala and to commend the event’s sponsors and supporters. Guests included the company’s Gala benefactors, whose support helps develop Palm Beach Opera’s largest annual fundraising event, showcasing a prominent artist over an elegant […]