A Four Star Charity for 8 Consecutive Years!

Our Mission:

Boca Helping Hands provides food and emergency assistance to meet basic human needs and long-term solutions to break the cycle of dependence.  

Boca Helping Hands Provides...

Service, Compassion, Dignity and Independence.

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    Oh the places we'll go with FAU
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    The future Homecoming King?
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    FAU students loading up over 4,000 cans of food for BHH!
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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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    BRRH Volunteers helping pass out pantry bags at Family Night Dinner
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    Gary and Cecilia Peters, Arthur Remillard Jr. and Betty Seraphin.
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    Miracle Chef Event: Bozena Szalobryt and Cheri Jamison.
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    Unveiling of bronze plaque of Arthur J. Remillard, Jr.
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    BHH Board Members with Mr. Remillard.
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    2014-05 Esperanza Catering at Boca Helping Hands Advancement Ceremony
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    Macy's granted BHH with $5,000. Check presentation by Geoff Lieberman and Kathy Clarke
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    First ESOL class at BHH.
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    Proceeds from Spaghetti Dinner at First Baptist Church,Boca Raton.
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    Brian Drake's Eagle Scout Project...Boy Scout Troop #337, sponsored by The First United Method Methodist Church in Boca Raton
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    PBSC Roteract Students
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    Check presentation to Boca Helping Hands from Lee Pearlson Steinberg Foundation
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    Lee Steinberg presents the check to James S. Gavrilos, Executive Director
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    Junior League of BR bring new members to BHH
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    Welcome to BHH
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    Making sandwiches
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    Ladies from Junior League of BR
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    Check presentation from Dart Foundation for Pantry Program grant.
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    Thank you to AmTrust Bank, Kurt Valmond, Louise Roberts, & Brian Lynott with James Gavrilos
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    Bill Harper, Food & Warehouse Manager, giving a tour to the Edgewater Estates residents.
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    Hank Feniger, Edgewater resident and BHH Volunteer!
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    3rd Class of Life Skills Students graduate through our Job Mentoring Program!
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    Greg Peters announced as winner of Men with Caring Hearts 2014 Volunteer of the year.
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    Debbie, Greg & Hayley Peters with Gary Peters
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    Greg Peters with his father, Gary Peters, 2012 recipient of Men with Caring Hearts.
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    Anne Jaakkola, Jack Jaiven, Suzan Javizian, Debbie, Greg & Hayley Peters and Gary Peters
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    Greg & Gary Peters with James Gavrilos
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    James Gavrilos addresses the 100+ volunteers at BHH for Stamp Out Hunger.
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    A Family Affair at Stamp out Hunger
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    Food has arrived!
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    Leadership Boca class of 2014
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    Organized chaos!
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    Bill Harper, BHH Food and Warehouse Manager, and Nate Cousineau from Quantum Fndt.
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    MONOPOLY EVENT & CASINO NIGHT -2014 Nicole Richards, James & Sally Gavrilos
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    Henry Jaakkola; Dan Brede, Lawrence Sanders Foundation; Bill Harper; & Greg Peters at Boca West Foundation's Golf Tournament
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    Office Depot Foundation donating 1,000 sack packs to BHH Backpacks Program! Thank you to Toni Lumpkin.
Featured News
Please support these organization that are helping Boca Helping Hands collect 2,000 baskets for our Thanksgiving Basket Brigade.
James Gavrilos was a judge today at FAU's Annual Extravacanza! The students out did themselves as they created wonder after wonder. The ca ... more
This newsletter contains articles on our Annual Matching Campaign, Thanksgiving Basket Brigade, Events, and much more.
We thank all of the wonderful teams that participated in this event. Over 200 guests witnessed the BHH volunteers performing miracles as th ... more
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 experienced human resource mentors to find employment for clients who are in need of a job, discussing with them interview skills needed to secure employment. The Resource Center provides many resources to clients facing financial difficulties.