Membership Matters
October 14, 2020

Sponsored by The Palm Beach Police and Fire Foundation

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Port of Palm Beach Commissioners Forum
Friday, October 16th, the Palm Beach Civic Association will host the Port of Palm Beach Commissioners Forum, sponsored by the Stanley M. Rumbough Jr. Legacy Society. The forum will be moderated by veteran news anchor, Jim Sackett and feature Group 1 seat, Wayne Richards, Group 2, Katherine Waldron, and Mike Whalen, and Group 3, Roderick Clark. You will hear key topics including candidates’ views on dredging to allow for larger ships to enter the port, commercialization of the area surrounding the Port, and other subjects of interest.

Please watch for an email to be sent directly to members this Friday afternoon, October 16th with a link to this informative event. Or you can visit our website.
Palm Beach Civic Association
2020-2021 Season Events
Details coming in the next issue of Membership Matters

  • Global Speaker Series II - a continued series on our ocean and environment, an Immigration Discussion with Professor Matthew Goodwin, and a conversation with entrepreneur and investor Ken Griffin
  • Healthcare Forum
  • Public Safety Forum
  • Congressional Candidates Debate

We are grateful for your support. Please join or renew today to attend virtual member only events.
Watch for a Special Announcement of our Virtual Annual Event Featuring a Dynamic Speaker...
You Will NOT Want to Miss
Former annual event speakers include:
Steve Schwarzman, Tom Brokaw, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzesinski,
Andrea Mitchell, Brian Mulroney, Tommy Hilfiger, Brian Williams, Dr. Oz, and Bob Wright
Watch Palm Beach TV and your mailbox , and make plans to join us.
We Welcome Our New Members and Thank You for Joining Us for Our 77th Season!
Murray Guari

Sydney McKelvy

Tomorrow is the LAST Day to Respond to the 2020 Census!
Tomorrow, Thursday, October 15th, is the LAST day to respond to the 2020 Census! 

If you have not done so already, please take a few moments to respond to the 2020 Census using the information below. Be sure to count everyone living in your household on April 1, 2020, even if they were briefly staying elsewhere. 

You can respond to the 2020 Census online by visiting or via telephone by dialing 844-330-2020. 
Baptist Health Free Virtual Classes
In an effort to continue engaging the community and in fulfilling their mission in the area of health and wellness, Baptist Health South Florida (in partnership with Mind Body Social) continues to offer free virtual exercise, meditation, and educational seminars via Zoom
For the week of ‪October 12th, schedule please visit the link below.
Thursday, October 15th - Enrich, Enlighten, Engage: A virtual discussion

Register here today
YPO Lecture Series
Palm Beach Civic Association Members are invited to participate in the upcoming YPO Lecture Series thanks to the YPO Palm Beach Gold Chapter. Members may register by emailing Dana Picotte at A link to view the one hour program will be sent by YPO to each registrant. All programs begin at 12pm.

Upcoming Lectures:

Zeynep Ton, Award-Winning Professor at MIT Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School
Simon Mainwaring, Founder of We First and New York Times Bestselling Author
Christian Busch, Director, NYU Global Economy Program at the Center for Global Affairs and Renowned Expert on Purpose-Driven Leadership
Deanna Mulligan, CEO of Guardian Life Insurance & One of Fortune’s “50 Most Powerful Women in Business”
Leadership begins with our citizens – and the Palm Beach Civic Association brings our citizens together to collaborate on key issues impacting our community. Over a dozen volunteer committees focus on pertinent topics and creative solutions for a better Palm Beach. Critical Needs Initiative, Public Safety, Strategic Planning, Healthcare, and our Environment/Beautification are at the forefront as we continue to protect and enhance our island for generations to come.
We look forward to giving value to our membership and providing continued opportunities to enrich our community.  Please contact us for additional information or to join us.
Keep an eye on our island. Click here to see live cam coverage all day, every day.

Stay Safe. Be well.
Allison Tardonia
Vice President of Membership | Sponsorship
(561) 725-4006

Dana Picotte
Development Associate
(561) 725-4002