Autism Speaks Co-Founders Suzanne and Bob Wright to Receive Honorary Degrees from the University of Massachusetts Medical School
- Published: Thursday, 06 November 2014 10:38
- Posted by R. Michael Brown
Suzanne & Bob Wright
Suzanne & Bob Wright
Three days after Japan’s devastating earthquake and tsunami, Eagles Wings president Scott Lewis responded with a team of rapid relief assessment specialists.
The Centennial celebration was a great success and fun for all that participated in the Town of Palm Beach.
This morning, Suzanne and Bob Wright, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and Toni Braxton, six time Grammy Award-winner and Autism Speaks spokesperson, along with other supporters, were on hand to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Watch the CNBC interview here! Mr. Wright is the Chairman and CEO of the Civic Association.
By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communications Director -- A capacity crowd of 200 guests attended the First Annual Civic Association Awards Luncheon on Monday at the Colony Hotel to hear “Meet the Press” moderator David Gregory. Stanley M. Rumbough Jr. and Lewis Schott received the William J. "Bill" Brooks Community Service Award and Nancy Brinker was presented with the General Alexander M. Haig Global Impact Award.
|Town selects 42 'Centennial Ambassadors'
Civic Association Directors among "Ambassadors":
- Alexander W. Dreyfoos
- Sidney A. Kohl
- George G. Matthews
- William M. Matthews
- Doyle Rogers
- Stanley M. Rumbough Jr.
The Civic Association is deeply saddened at the passing of Mary . Funeral services will take place at 2:30 p.m. Friday at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, 141 S. County Road.
The officers, directors and staff of the Palm Beach Civic Association acknowledge with deep appreciation the exceptional life of Jeanne Habicht. Jeanne was loved and respected in the community.
"I want to thank God. If it wasn't for him, I wouldn't be here," Mr. Murrell said at the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce breakfast where the award was announced. "I want to thank the Town of Palm Beach. I want to thank my co-workers — Dwayne Taylor, Tony Higgins, Paul Brazil. They've been with me all the way. And the residents of Palm Beach. It's so wonderful for this. I'm so glad to be here."