“We are thankful for our respective executive chefs and their superior culinary staff who prepare the side dishes every year for this event in addition to preparing Thanksgiving Dinner for hundreds of people at our respective clubs", Rick Dente, COO and General Manager of St. Andrews Country Club
BOCA RATON, Fla. (PRWEB) November 24, 2019
St. Andrews Country Club, Addison Reserve Country Club, Mizner Country Club, Boca Grove Country Club, The Polo Club of Boca Raton, and Woodfield Country Club have joined Congregation B'nai Israel of Boca Raton and Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in their 36th Annual Feed the Community Program that provides Thanksgiving dinner to over 4,000 area residents on Tuesday, November 26 at 3:30 pm. St. Andrews Country Club for the past eleven years has organized the donations of traditional Thanksgiving side dishes from Addison Reserve CC, Mizner CC and Boca Grove CC. As the annual event continues to grow, the addition of The Polo Club and Woodfield CC reaffirms the commitment of area private country clubs to support the local community.
This year, Rick Dente, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of St. Andrews Country Club reached out to previous and additional private clubs to provide side dishes for the event. “I have participated in the event the past three years but this is my first year coordinating between the private clubs and event organizers. It is personally rewarding to have the opportunity to work with other area private clubs to give back to our joint community and contributing to this special cause. This wouldn’t be possible without the support of the Board of St. Andrews Country Club and my fellow Club Managers Association of America members who provide side dishes year after year to feed thousands of people in our community.”
Dente continued, “We are thankful for our respective executive chefs and their superior culinary staff who prepare the side dishes every year for this event in addition to preparing Thanksgiving Dinner for hundreds of people at our respective clubs. It is very important for all of us to come together and use our resources to help those who are less fortunate, especially during the holiday season.”
“We are once again thankful for the ongoing relationship with St. Andrews, Addison, Mizner and Boca Grove and are very excited to welcome The Polo Club of Boca Raton and Woodfield Country Club as new partners. Every effort makes a difference and I want to express our gratitude to each them for their continual support,” said Andrea Cannon, Feed the Community Chair and St. Andrews CC member.
The six private country clubs are providing one thousand servings of macaroni & cheese, green beans, stuffing, mashed sweet potatoes, and mashed white potatoes to Congregation B'nai Israel of Boca Raton and Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church. Over 4,000 people, mostly children, from Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Delray Beach and West Palm Beach are expected to partake in this 36-year-old tradition of fellowship, love and respect. Each person will leave with a small leftover take away for them to enjoy during the week.
The Feed the Hungry Thanksgiving feast will occur on Tuesday, November 26 from 3:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 200 NE 12 Street, Boca Raton, FL 33432. Dixie Highway south, left after Glades Road. Follow the road around to the left to the church. For additional information, call CBI Coordinator Minda Shaiman at 954-707-8421 (Cell) 561-241-8118 (Office) or email@example.com or Ebenezer Church at 561-391-7357. The church building and land will be used to stage the food, dessert and beverage areas, tents will cover the parking lots with plenty of tables, chairs, lighting and volunteer DJ’s. The two congregations provide roundtrip buses to some neighborhoods for families and children.
About St. Andrews Country Club:
St. Andrews Country Club of Boca Raton, a resident-only Distinguished Club of the World ranked in the Top Ten of America’s Healthiest Club’s and named the 2019 Best Day Spa in North America, is internationally recognized for magnificent estate residences. The Club features superior amenities, two 18-hole championship golf courses, including an Arnold Palmer Signature Design® and a Fazio II, a comprehensive Golf Performance Center with indoor hitting bay, private practice area, V1 Digital Coaching System and FlightScope Launch Monitor® technologies, and a Callaway Golf® branded club fitting area. The Club also features a stand-alone fitness and tennis center, a 125,000 square foot completely remodeled Clubhouse, five dining venues and an award winning 11,000 sq. ft. spa and salon. A pristine recreation & aquatic center features three pools, poolside dining, Splash Club and state-of-the-art playground equipment and air-conditioned game room. St. Andrews has played host to numerous PGA golf exhibitions led by touring pros such as Phil Mickelson, Arnold Palmer, John Daly and Rocco Mediate, and is the home course to LPGA Touring Professional and resident Morgan Pressel. Please visit http://www.standrewscc.com or follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram.
About Addison Reserve Country Club:
Addison Reserve Country Club is recognized by Platinum Club of America 5-Star Private Club as the #4 residential country club in the nation. This gated golf and tennis community is home to 717 luxury homes situated on 653 acres that are surrounded by golf courses and lakes. Also recognized as an Emerald Club Award recipient, Addison Reserve Country Club is located in charming Delray Beach, Florida. For more information, visit http://www.addisonreserve.cc
About Mizner Country Club:
Mizner Country Club is a Platinum Club of America and a Distinguished Club awarded by Boardroom Magazine. The member-owned gated community features 471 single-family residences and is situated in Delray Beach, FL. Private club amenities include: a new $22 million Lifestyle Center featuring a resort-style swimming pool, children’s mini-water park, casual pool-side dining with indoor and outdoor bar restaurants, a grab-n-go café, a two-story state of the art fitness center with wall-to-wall Technogym equipment, massage and steam rooms, an Arcade within the children’s activities center, a multi-functional card room, and a tennis pro shop. Additional Club amenities include a recently renovated 18-hole golf course, six Har Tru tennis courts, an elegant grand ballroom, Clubhouse lounge and year-round social events. For more information, please call 561.288.3300 or visit http://www.miznercc.org.
About Boca Grove Country Club:
Boca Grove is a prestigious, members-only golf and country club in Boca Raton, focused on an uncompromising dedication to service and excellence. A boutique-style residential community and recreational oasis in the heart of Boca Raton, Boca Grove is recognized as one of South Florida's most affluent and desirable communities. Understated elegance in an intimate setting is the key to what makes Boca Grove the epitome of superior living. For more information visit http://www.bocagrove.org
About The Polo Club at Boca Raton:
Located on 1,100 meticulously manicured acres in the heart of Palm Beach County, The Polo Club of Boca Raton provides its members with everything they could want in a residential community, regardless of their interests. With two premier Championship Golf Courses, a nationally recognized tennis facility with 26 Har-Tru courts, 4 Pickleball Courts, a 35,000 square foot world-class Spa and Fitness Center, 5 full-service restaurants and the busiest entertainment and activities schedule in South Florida, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy at The Polo Club. http://www.poloclub.net
About Woodfield Country Club:
Woodfield Country Club® is a family-oriented social and recreational full-service equity country club featuring a wide range of residential selections and world-class amenities. The club features an 18-hole championship golf course, nationally recognized tennis program, brand new recreation complex with pickleball courts, expansive fitness center, spa & salon, resort-style Pool Complex, luxury restaurants, and a dedicated Children’s Clubhouse caters to the Club’s youngest members with a game room and babysitting services. In addition, Woodfield is the recipient of several of the highest designations in the country club industry, including Platinum Club of America and Distinguished Emerald Club of the World. For more information, visit http://www.woodfield.org or call 561-994-5203.