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pdfGet Ready to Swing at Cowboy Ball

Gala sponsors, board of trustee members, and guests got the Cowboy Ball party started early on Saturday, March 9, at a Kickoff Party hosted by board member Melanie Jacobson and her husband Jeffrey Katzell. Attendees gathered at the couple’s luxurious Singer Island home, where they dined on amazing food, enjoyed signature-themed cocktails, and discussed saddling up for the fast-approaching Cowboy Ball.

pdfCountry Roads Lead to The Arc’s Annual Cowboy Ball

The Arc of Palm Beach County invites city slickers and socialites to join this year’s Cowboy Ball. On April 13, come experience the thrill of the Wild West, the glitter of Vegas, and all the glam of Palm Beach! Cowboy Ball kicks into gear at 6:30 p.m. at the Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach.

pdf“Fore!” The Arc of Palm Beach County

Grab your clubs and hit the greens for The Arc of Palm Beach County. On Monday, April 22, experience The Dye Preserve Golf Club in Jupiter during the 2019 Arc Invitational. Proceeds from this prestigious tournament support programs for people with developmental disabilities and their families.

pdfWILD Pants Party Shows Acceptance Is On-trend

On Friday, January 25, hundreds of guests filled the Grand Court at The Gardens Mall to watch local businessmen, philanthropists, and clients from The Arc of Palm Beach County slay the runway for the 9th annual WILD Pants Party. The evening’s “fashion models” threw caution to the wind with bright and bold outfits to raise money for the nonprofit.

Bicyclists are more likely to be killed in Florida than in any other state, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. It is estimated that 75% of bicycle-related fatalities among children could be prevented with a bicycle helmet.

Acceptance is a universal desire. We long for our authentic self to be seen, heard, and accepted. Finding acceptance and inclusion for people with disabilities has been the goal of The Arc of Palm Beach County for 60 years. The nonprofit wants to extend that message beyond its clients to encourage a community conversation about acceptance.

pdfThe WILDest Night of the Season

Slip on a pair of WILD pants and head to The Gardens Mall for a fun night of philanthropy and fashion! Bold prints and even bolder personalities will hit the catwalk on Friday, January 25 for The Arc of Palm Beach County’s WILD Pants Party. Local celebrities, community leaders, and clients from The Arc take part in this colorful fashion show to raise money for the nonprofit, which improves the lives of people with disabilities, and their families.

pdfAre you ready for the WILDEST night of the season?

It’s raining men! And ladies, this WILD storm is worth getting caught in. The Arc of Palm Beach County’s WILD Pants Party offers a trifecta of fashion, fun, and philanthropy. On Friday, January 25, 2019 make your way to the catwalk for the WILDEST night of the season.

After frenzied holiday shopping, relax and get your purchases wrapped for free at The Arc of Palm Beach County’s Holiday Gift-Wrapping Suite. The complimentary gift-wrapping service is now open at The Gardens Mall.

The holidays are a time for reflecting and making new resolutions, especially as we approach the New Year. One resolution worth taking on is the act of accepting ourselves and our neighbors wholeheartedly. That’s why The Arc of Palm Beach County and Hamilton Jewelers have partnered together on the Acceptance Collection to stamp this message onto gold and silver jewelry.

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The work The Arc of Palm Beach County does is felt in all corners of the community. Every year, we serve more than 2,800 families. Through our meaningful programs, we change lives every day.

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