Boca Helping Hands In the News

App Created in S. Florida Helps Feed the Hungry and Cut Food Loss

By: Emily Miller
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: December 23, 2015
The app, Food Recovery Exchange to Stop Hunger, or F.R.E.S.H., provides an online exchange that enables businesses and individuals with excess food to donate that food to organizations that feed hungry children and families.

Sun Capital Partners Lifetime Contribution to Boca Helping Hands Reaches $500,000

Source: The Boca Raton Tribune
Date: December 23, 2015
or the past six years, Sun Capital Partners, Inc has contributed to Boca Helping Hands through its foundation. This year, Sun Capital Partners, Inc reached a milestone with their lifetime contributions to Boca Helping Hands reaching $500,000. The Sun Capital Partners Foundation, Inc. was established in 2007 to unite the Sun Capital family – Sun Capital’s employees, portfolio companies, and business partners – in a purposeful philanthropic effort.

WPTV Newscast on Boca Helping Hands

Source: WPTV
Date: November 26, 2015

Turkey giveaway makes families thankful

By: Emily Miller
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: November 25, 2015
Number of people helped rises by 20%.

Boca Raton Tribune Article: 'Miracle Chef' Presents Exquisite Meals...

By: Veronica Haggar
Source: The Boca Raton Tribune
Date: October 29, 2015

Boca Helping Hands BHH Backpacks program carries on with largest enrollment yet

By: Maria Lorenzino
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: October 7, 2015
The program recently received a $30,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to fund its growth. A majority of the money will go toward purchasing food, Gavrilos said.

Monopoly money for Boca Helping Hands

By: Marci Schatzman
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: April 21, 2015
Dealers wore green eye shades, but no real money changed hands at Boca Helping Hands' ninth annual Monopoly Event and Casino Night. As the first Monopoly hall-of-famer and a two-time national champion, board president Gary Peters started this event as a fundraiser. Later, he brought in faux blackjack and roulette tables to give the patrons who weren't playing the board game "something else fun to do," he said at Via Mizner Country Club on April 11.
Monopoly money for Boca Helping Hands

Paul Miller's Spotlight on the Non Profits: Boca Helping Hands

By: Paul Miller
Source: Business is Great in Boca
Date: April 8, 2015

Nicole Richards-BHH Volunteer spotlight in Boca Tribune

Source: The Boca Raton Tribune
Date: December 12, 2014

Sun Sentinel Article-Thanksgiving food giveaway hits milestone of big birds delivered

By: Anne Geggis
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: December 1, 2014
A wonderful video taken buy Sun Sentinel on the first day of our Turkey Basket Brigade...Enjoy!

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