A trend demonstrate by perennial Palm Beach favored St. John highlighted the Spring Luncheon of the Palm Beach front chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
The celebration took location April 21 at the Beach front Club.
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Jill Davis and Mary Frances Walde were being chairwomen for the afternoon, which started with a reception and silent auction in the Ocean Lounge.
Just after the mix-and-mingle, guests moved to the aptly named Ocean Place — with its sweeping see of the turquoise waves — for lunch and remarks from the luncheon chairwomen and from Gen. Richard Cody (U.S. Army, retired), chairman of the board of the event’s beneficiary, Houses For Our Troops.
The firm builds — from the floor up — and then donates specifically tailored custom households nationwide for severely hurt publish-9/11 veterans, to empower them to rebuild their lives.
Cody launched Justin and Katie Callahan, recipients of a household created not long ago in Jupiter Farms. Justin was deployed in Afghanistan when he was very seriously injured by an IED and misplaced his leg.
Their new home, with its wheelchair-helpful amenities, has “made our lives infinitely simpler.” Justin stated.
The afternoon’s highlight was a runway manner demonstrate of St. John’s spring-summertime assortment and provided a runway look by Katie Callahan in a crimson-and-black ensemble that was later gifted to her.
Paula Butler, Susan Erichsen, and Kathryn Vecellio were being co-chairwomen.
A lot more than 100 people attended.
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