The 2020 Gala - The Winter Ball will take place on Friday, February 7, 2020 at the Breakers Palm Beach. Proceeds from the gala will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County.
Leading the efforts this year, are Chairman Hillie Mahoney and Co-Chairman Gretchen Leach along with Honorary Chairmen Julie and Mike Connors, Lydia and Robert Forbes, Judith S. Giuliani, Thomas C. Quick, and Amanda and Charles Schumacher. Vice-Chairmen are Paula Butler, Brittain Damgard, Susan and Chris Pappas, Amy Phelan, Jeannie Rutherfoord, Vera Serrano, Christine Stiller, Felicia Taylor, Simone Vickar, and Lynne McGowan Wheat.
In its 39th year, the annual black tie event is one of the most prominent and well-attended galas in Palm Beach. A delectable cocktail hour in the Mediterranean Courtyard starts the evening. Then, the affair progresses to the Venetian Ballroom where a 3-course meal is followed by a live auction and dancing. Club Members also entertain guests with a special performance.