Veering Broward’s Youth Toward Success

The 12th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation has raised over $10 million to date for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Hosted for the 12th consecutive year at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, the event took place from February 23 to 25 and included highlights with Jay Leno & Tim Allen which attracted more than 7,000 attendees for an amazing weekend of philanthropy, comedy and a stellar automobile and motorcycle display. The Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance is all to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County and the more than 12,500 at-risk youth it serves. Kicking off the weekend of events on Friday, February 23rd with the duPont Registry™ Live Hangar Party at Atlantic Aviation at the Boca Raton Airport, guests experienced gourmet tastings from 20 of South Florida’s finest restaurants. Attendees had a chance to meet Indy 500 Race Car driver, Jack Harvey and preview Harvey’s INDY 500 Race Car, which is driven by AutoNation’s partnership. The excitement continued on Saturday, February 24th with the Grand Gala Dinner, Live Auction and Show featuring an unforgettable comedian headline performance by Tim Allen. Guests also enjoyed the presentation of the Automotive Lifetime Achievement Award to Norman Braman, Founder and owner of Braman Motorcars and National Lifetime Achievement Award to Bob Carter, Executive VP of Toyota North America.

Mike Jackson, Chairman & CEO of Auto Nation; Alex Shack and Brian Quail, CEO/President of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

Carolyn & Craig Jackson with Tim Allen

Denise Zimmerman and John Tolbert

Artist, Dan Dunn’s Live painting of Jay Leno

Tim Allen, Comedian and gala headline performance

Teddy & Erica Morse

Mike Jackson, Chairman & CEO of Auto Nation; Brian Quail, CEO/President of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County; Bob Carter, Executive VP of Toyota Motor Cars; Colin Brown, Chairman and CEO of JM Family Enterprises

Raymond Lee Jewelers team

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County “Culinary Kids” serving the best delights

INDY Driver, Jack Harvey with Roxi Laslau and Joe Smith

WSVN-7’s Deco Drive, Lynn Martinez and Mike Cochran

Art and Marcy Falcone

Jay Leno’s Garage Award, 1960 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible, Robert Oatman,Juno Beach, FL

Andrew Heller and Tanya Lynn Heller