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Thank you to all who attended the 2015 Emerald Awards and supported GSSEF. 

Check out WPTV’s news coverage of the Emerald Awards here.

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Take a look at the photos from Emerald Wards Celebration here or by clicking on the image to the left.

Saturday, March 14, 2015
6:00 p.m. – 10 p.m.
The Beach Club
755 North County Road, Palm Beach, FL

Please mark your calendars to join us for an amazing evening at our Annual Emerald Awards Celebration. We will be honoring five extraordinary Palm Beach County women representing leadership in the fields of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Financial Literacy, Healthy Living, Environmental Leadership, and Global Citizenship. These honorees exemplify these national initiatives of Girl Scouts and serve as role models for today’s girls. In addition, a Lifetime Achievement Award for Philanthropy will be given to a woman known for her generous support of programs that contribute to the well-being of our community. To view invitation, click here.

Live Auction: Four Fantastic Getaways

Looking for your next travel adventure? Then check out these four fantastic getaways that will be featured in the Live Auction at this year’s Emerald Awards. Can’t make it to the event? Simply email PJ Layng at by March 13 to get in on the bidding action.

This event is presented by Diamante Atelier and H. Seigel Fine Auctions. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. For information or questions, contact Mandy Allen at 561-427-0190 or

To purchase your Emerald Awards Celebration event tickets and chance drawing tickets, click here.

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Emerald and Diamond Ring Chance Drawing

As part of our Emerald Awards Celebration, a chance drawing will be held for a beautiful emerald and diamond ring donated by Diamante Atelier in partnership with H. Siegel Fine Auctions. The emerald is 1.99 carats of natural stone with a GIA Certificate and is surrounded by .9 carats of diamonds. This beautiful emerald and diamond ring was appraised at $21,675.00.

You do not have to be present to win. The winner will be announced at the Emerald Awards Celebration on March 14, 2015. If the winner is not present, they will be contacted on March 16. Tickets for the Emerald Award Celebration will be able available in December.

Emerald Awards 2015 Honorees

Lifetime Achievement Award for Philanthropy – Kathryn Vecellio
STEM – Dr. Rebekah Corlew
Financial Literacy – Claudia Kirk Barto
Healthy Living – Roxanne Stein
Environmental Leadership – Michelle Diffenderfer
Global Citizenship  – Rebecca Doane

Thank you to our sponsors –

 Presenting Sponsor:

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  Major Sponsors:

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Supporting Sponsor: Florida Power and Light/NextEra Energy


Visit our Flickr Photo Gallery  and check out the fabulous photos from the 2014 Emeralds Awards Celebration. Just click on the image.