A Four Star Charity for 11th Consecutive Year!

Boca Helping Hands provides food, medical, and financial assistance to meet basic human needs as well as education, job training and guidance to create self-sufficiency.  

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    Boca Helping Hand was on location with our newest Food Recovery Partner The Fresh Market for their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.
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    Lynn University's Future Leaders of Tomorrow members visiting Boca Helping Hands and observing a Job Readiness class for our Hospitality Training Program.
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    Volunteer Fred Danovitz and Executive Director James S. Gavrilos with WPTV’s Roxanne Stein sharing details about Miracle Chef 2017 and the crucial role Food Recovery plays at Boca Helping Hands.
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    Some of our pint-sized clients enjoying the Holiday Mall Ball - our Christmas Day Luncheon at Town Center at Boca Raton.
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    The halls are decked and the menorah is ready to be lit as Boca Helping Hands prepares for the holiday season.
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    The halls are decked and the menorah is ready to be lit as Boca Helping Hands prepares for the holiday season.
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    2016 Thanksgiving in a Box & Turkey Distribution Day.
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    Happy Veterans Day to the brave men and women among our Board Members, Staff, Volunteers, Supporters and Community Partners who answered our nation’s call and served in our armed forces.
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    Our brand new Straddle Stacker in action! This valuable tool is courtesy of Hands on Tzedakah, Ron & Meryl Gallatin.
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    The dedicated ladies of Brownie Troop #20457 decorated pantry bags, wrapped bagels and marked cans all in preparation for Pantry Bag distribution.
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    John C. Tolbert (Boca Raton Resort), Christine E. Lynn, and Gary Peters (President of the Board at BHH) accepting their awards at the 2nd Annual Boca Raton Mayors' Ball.
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    Mayor Susan Haynie (Boca Raton) presenting Gary Peters (President of the Board at BHH) with Boca Helping Hands' award at the 2nd Annual Boca Raton Mayors' Ball.
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    Greg Peters, Sam and Dorothy Bellos signing clients up to receive a turkey and a box containing a complete Thanksgiving meal including stuffing, gravy, veggies and ingredients for a pumpkin pie.
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    The team of First United Methodist Church whose volunteers bagged over 5,000lbs of rice and beans during their Weekend of Service.
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    2016 Bowling for Bread 1st Place Team - Rotary Club Wednesday Lunch Group.
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    Celebrating Bozena's 10th Anniversary with BHH! (Don, Leonard, Bozena, Bob, and Gary Peters)
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    Volunteer Coordinator Melissa at Florida Atlantic University recent Weppner Center for LEAD and Service Volunteer Fair.
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    Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School Food Drive
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    A Family Affair at Stamp out Hunger
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    BRRH Volunteers helping pass out pantry bags at Family Night Dinner
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    Boca Raton Regional Hospital playing games with the children at Family Night Dinner.
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    Serving dinner to our guests at Family Night Dinner.
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    Hank Feniger, Edgewater resident and BHH Volunteer!
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    First ESOL class at BHH.
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    BHH Board Members with Mr. Remillard.
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    James Gavrilos receiving Boca West Fndt's check from Arthur Adler for our Friday Lunch and General Ops.
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    Junior League of BR bring new members to BHH
Featured News
Today marked another big step in our mission to provide medical assistance and education for our clients as we welcomed the Boca Raton Regio ... more
In 2016, the volunteers of Boca Helping Hands cooked and served 54,721 hot meals and distributed 63,711 bags of groceries. We tend to focus ... more
Learn more about your health risk profile. On 1/18 join Boca Raton Regional Hospital healthcare professionals at BHH for a free health scree ... more
Thank you ! We have exceeded our Matching Challenge of $275,000!
Food Center
Our volunteers serve hot meals six days a week to families and individuals that include the unemployed and underemployed, single parents, children and the elderly. We also have a Pantry Program that supplies grocery bags of food staples for qualified people to help them meet their food needs.
Job Mentoring & Resource Center
Job Mentoring clients work with trained volunteer mentors that help clients become job ready. Guiding them through online job applications, resume writing, interview skills, "Life Skills" and Computer Classes. The Resource Center provides resources to clients facing financial difficulties.