Raise The Bar 2015 Recap
More than 400 business leaders, legal professionals and elected officials attended The Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County’s fifth annual Raise the Bar reception on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts raising more than $63,000 to support all of the Women’s Foundation programs. The event, which is known as Palm Beach County’s networking event of the year, was emceed by Liz Quirantes of CBS 12 News. Raise the Bar was created to raise funds for programs promoting women and girls leadership. 100 percent of the proceeds will support programs including a professional development series, teaching women to use golf to expand business prospects; Women on the Run, a program training women to run for office; and a STEM program for girls.
During the event, By Women, For Women Giving Circle, the Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County’s newest program was introduced. The Giving Circle is a way for members to have the opportunity to work collaboratively to research community programs and jointly make a grant together here in Palm Beach County. Also introduced during the evening was the Report on the Status of Women and Girls in Palm Beach County addressing topics such as economic security, women in business, education, health and more.
Below, enjoy pictures from our Fifth Annual Raise the Bar event! All
photos taken by Capehart Photography.