The event of the summer is fast approaching! “Boca’s Ballroom Battle” will take place on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. This is the tenth annual dance showcase presented by Squeeze.com starring Boca Raton community leaders and patterned after the popular “Dancing with the Stars” television program. The theme this year is “Dreams Do Come True!”
The theme this year is “Dreams Do Come True!”
“This is the DO NOT MISS event of the summer as eight of our community’s most recognizable personalities take to the dance floor for a good cause. Not to mention that coveted fundraising “Mirror Ball” trophy.” said President Tim Snow.
Paired with professional dancers from Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Boca Raton, community leaders will be given a series of dance lessons to perfect a routine, and then compete for the fundraising “Mirror Ball” trophy at an elegant cocktail reception and dance showcase.
This year’s Boca’s Ballroom Battle Magical “Elite Eight” Community dancers are:
Jim Dunn – Vice President and General Manager, JM Lexus
Terry Fedele – Registered Nurse, Retired Hospital Executive, Community Volunteer
Lisa Kornstein Kaufman – Founder and Creative Director, Scout & Molly’s
Derek Morrell – Proprietor, Ouzo Bay
Heather Shaw – Vice President and General Manager, Saks Fifth Avenue
Logan Skees – Director of Business Development, Trainerspace
Elizabeth Murdoch Titcomb – Principle and Founder, Iolite Creative
John C. Tolbert – President and Managing Director, Boca Raton Resort & Club
Support your favorite Community Dancer by going to www.ballroombattle.com and donate today.
You can bid on one of our incredible auction items, one of which is a 18kt White Gold Star and Flower Diamond Pendant Necklace with Detachable Pearl Enhancer. Saks Fifth Avenue in partnership with Dena Kemp are delighted to donate the beautiful neck piece which is valued at $33,000. You may set up a private viewing at Saks Fifth Avenue Boca Raton by calling 561-620-1220.
There will also be trips and experiences you won’t want to miss. If you aren’t attending the event, you can still participate in our Ballroom Ball Charity Raffle! The GRAND PRIZE is $5,000 Cash! Tickets are $100 with only 300 to be sold! Visit www.ballroombattle.com to buy your tickets today!
The event will kick off at 6 PM with a lavish cocktail reception followed by the dance showcase at 7 PM. Then put on your own dancing shoes for the After Party in the Palm Court.
We are proud to have community support from Squeeze.com, Seminole Region Charity Golf Tournament Committee, Pinnacle Advertising and Marketing Group, Rubin Obstgarten Family Foundation, Holly and David Meehan, Boca Raton Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, Boca Magazine, Amy and Mike Kazma, Boca Voice, REVOLVE, Ambassador Printing, Lauren and Eugene Esnes, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, Hamlin & Associates, Jim and Marta Batmasian Family Foundation, American Heritage School Boca/Delray, Saks Fifth Avenue in partnership with Dena Kemp, Boca Raton Regional Hospital, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bobby Campbell, Bonnie Halperin, Bob Gittlin, Founder, Father & Son Foundation and Clive Daniel Home.
Tickets are very limited, starting at $185. All tickets include two cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. For more information, call (561) 347-6799 or purchase online atwww.scholarship.org. See you on the dance floor!
Check out www.ballroombattle.com for fun photos and videos from the dance lessons and watch your favorite dancer progress and learn their routine!
About the George Snow Scholarship Fund:
The George Snow Scholarship Fund is a nationally recognized Palm Beach County based 501(c)(3) public charity, dedicated to providing scholarships and support services to young men and women with financial need so they can build a better life through the pursuit of higher education. Since 1982, the organization has awarded over 9.2 million dollars in scholarship awards to over 1,700 promising Snow Scholars who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to achieving their goals through hard work and a willingness to help themselves and others.