Please join us for Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF) Investing in Women Luncheon, on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. Our featured speaker is former Florida Supreme Court Justice Barbara Pariente. We will be honoring JWF trustee Suzanne Holmes with our Eileen Berman Leadership Award for her community service. Suzanne is dedicated to improving our community, focusing on childhood health and education, empowering women, and advancing Jewish issues. She has served on numerous boards, chaired many charitable events, and has been nominated and received awards for her leadership.
Honoring trustee, Suzanne Holmes.
Luncheon: 11:30am until 1:30pm
Boutique shopping begins at 10:30am.
Boutique shopping will feature these women-owned businesses:
Place: The Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion
Co-chairs: Liz Reitman and Traci Pincourt-Braun
About the speaker:
Hon. Barbara Pariente served as a Justice on the Florida Supreme Court from 1998 until her retirement in January of 2019. During that time she served as Chief Justice, authored over 1000 opinions, and participated in cases from Bush v. Gore to Terri Schiavo to redistricting following the passage of the Fair District Amendment. Her commitment to ensuring that cases involving children and families received the utmost attention in the court system and her advocacy for a fair and impartial judiciary are two of many issues she championed during her 21-year tenure on the Court. She is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including her induction into the Florida Women’s Hall of Fame and the Jewish Museum’s Breaking the Glass Ceiling Award.
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