Talk of the town
Notable March Happenings
Mark and Marilyn Swillinger Named Event Chairs
The 32nd Annual Boca Raton Heart & Stroke Ball will take place on Saturday, March 1st at the Polo Club in Boca Raton with proceeds benefiting the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association. This year’s ball will have a vibrant new beat thanks to event chairs Mark and Marilyn Swillinger, who arranged for the glamorous event location in order to have greater fundraising opportunities. Over 400 people are expected to attend the lavish evening which will honor the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University. Christine Lynn will serve as honorary chair.
The event begins at 6pm and includes dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions and other entertaining surprises! Tickets are $400 per person and are available through the website www.Bocaratonheartball.heart.org or by calling 561.697.6683.
Another Step Closer: The 14th Annual Pap Corps Walkathon
The Pap Corps’ 14th Annual Walkathon is taking place at FAU’s Boca Raton campus on Saturday, March 15th at 8:30am. Another Step Closer is this year’s theme, as the Corps celebrates the incredible strides that have been made in cancer research. The entire community is invited to this all-volunteer organization’s biggest yearly fundraiser. Tickets are $20 and include bagels, coffee, t-shirt, live entertainment and the opportunity to confer with leading cancer doctors.
Visit www.papcorps.org to register online. Saturday, March 15th at 8:30am FAU Boca Campus