MIAMI (CBSMiami) – First Lady Melania Trump was in South Florida Wednesday afternoon to receive the 2020 Woman of Distinction award from Palm Beach Atlantic University.

The event took place during a noon luncheon at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach County.

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During the ceremony, attended by her parents, the First Lady was recognized for contributions to issues affecting children.

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She highlighted her anti-bullying campaign during her speech and also spoke about opioid addiction and how overdose deaths had recently dropped in the US.

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The university said this was their 29th year holding the event. They also said proceeds from the luncheon would go toward a scholarship fund for girls.