We had an incredible evening with the Boys & Girls Club of Palm Beach, our philanthropic partner! Fast cars, great food & drink, fun music, and a fascinating Robot Road Show from Knightscope came together with the PBHFA, Goldman Sachs, and Lighthouse Partners to help raise awareness and capital for the desperately needed work of the BGCPB!
Here are a few photos & the press release from the social!
Wall Street firms moving to South Florida gather for unique event to support Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County
On Track for Great Futures will be held at Palm Beach International Raceway.
Jupiter, Fla. (December 7, 2021) – Boys and Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County, in partnership with Goldman Sachs, Lighthouse Partners and the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association, will host a fast-paced event at The Palm Beach International Raceway on Thursday, December 9, 2021. The event will introduce employees new to the area, from the wave of financial institutions moving from Wall Street to South Florida to the importance of Boys & Girls Club to Palm Beach County. The event will occur from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Palm Beach International Raceway, 17133 Beeline Highway Jupiter Fla. Organizers of Super Car Week and members of Palm Beach International Raceway’s Driving Club will provide cars for display both on and off the track. Qualified individuals will also bring their race cars for the experience of driving on the racetrack.
“It is my honor to bring the leaders of the financial industry together for a unique experience at Palm Beach International Raceway while bringing awareness of the programs provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County to over 10,000 underserved children in our community,” said Event Chairman and Founder of Lighthouse Point Partners Sean McGould.
Chairs for On Track for Great Futures are Marc Nachmann of Goldman Sachs and Sean MCGould of Lighthouse Partners. Sponsors include Goldman Sachs, Light House Partners, McLaren of Palm Beach, Felicia Zayne at Z & Z Ventures LLC Luxury Event Planning, Ursula Mullen of Nest Seekers, Zoyes Creative Group, Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association and Super Car Week.
“This high adrenaline event will introduce financial institutions moving to South Florida to the incredible work that goes on daily inside our Clubs to ensure all children reach their full potential,” said President & CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Jaene Miranda. “We hope to make this an annual event that is as exciting as it is helpful for the children of Palm Beach County.”
About the Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County
Founded in 1971, Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County is a not-for-profit youth development organization dedicated to promoting the educational, vocational, health, leadership and character of boys and girls in a safe, nurturing environment. The Clubs provide more than a safe, fun, and constructive alternative to being home alone – they offer a variety of award-winning developmental programs to help youth build skills, self-esteem and values during critical periods of growth. The 17 Boys & Girls Clubs throughout Palm Beach County serve more than 10,000 children ages 6-18. For more information, please visit www.bgcpbc.org or call 561-683-3287.