Boca Helping Hands In the News

Sun Sentinel Article-BHH's Thanksgiving Basket Brigade

By: Anne Geggis
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: November 25, 2014
Boca Helping Hands volunteers pas out turkeys and Thanksgiving dinner baskets to those in need as they pull in their cars. This year Boca Helping Hands is giving away more than 1,500 donated turkeys.

BHH Executive Director, James S. Gavrilos, on the radio with "OMG, I'm getting older and so is my mother"

By: Scott Greenberg, Radio Host
Source: Sea-view Radio
Date: June 27, 2014
Listen to the Podcast of June 23, 2014 radio show: “Oh My God, I’m Getting Older and So is My Mom.” The program was aired on three radio stations: 95.9 FM, 960 AM in Palm Beach County and 106.9 on the Treasure Coast.

Soup kitchen's 'helping hands' now guiding people to work

By: Anne Geggis
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: May 16, 2014

People & Places...Unsung Heroes...Col Buddy Harris

By: Jennifer Shaprio-Sacks
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: May 16, 2014

Still time to get your tickets for Boca Helping Hands' annual Monopoly Event & Casino Game Night!

FEEDING THE HUNGRY...Boca Helping Hands sees increase in donor awareness.

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: January 27, 2014

Peggy Jones Named Junior League of Boca Raton's Woman Volunteer of the Year!

By: James S. Gavrilos
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: November 8, 2013

Walmart Teams up with Boca Helping Hands

By: Linda Santacruz
Source: The Boca Raton Tribune
Date: October 10, 2013

Sun Sentiel story about BHH Backpacks Launch for 2013-2014 School Year!

By: Anne Geggis
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: September 23, 2013
This year our BHH Backpacks will serve 1,400 students with backpacks filled with 6 meals and 2 snacks for the weekend. We will deliver these backpacks to the 8 elementary schools throughout the 2013-2014 school year. With the help of an amazing group of grantors an a team of volunteers from local religious and secular organizations committed to each school, Boca Helping Hands is able to reach more students each year. These are the grantors that support the BHH Backpacks Program: Bank of America-Local Grants- Critical Needs; Batchelor Foundation; Boca Raton Regional Hospital; Cathleen Cox McFarlane Charitable Foundation; Community Foundation of Martin & Palm County; Tzedakah (H.O.T.); VanPelt/Bass Foundation; Walmart

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