BHH Event A Great Success! Keith Nassetta winner of this years MONOPOLY Tournament.

Karen Swedenborg
March 8, 2012


6th Annual MONOPOLY Event & Casino Night 


Boca Helping Hands held its 6th Annual MONOPOLY Event & Casino Night March 3, 2012 at the beautiful Via Mizner Golf and Country Club located at 6200 Boca Del Mar Drive in Boca Raton (  Another successful event was realized with Boca Helping Hands raising over $120,000!  Fun was had by all with the fast paced tournament style Monopoly, classics Casino Gaming including, Roulette, and Black Jack.  Live music performed by the ever popular Ott, Ott and Hull, cocktails and dinner.  Additionally an amazing silent and live auction took place.  Live items included a ride on the Good Year Blimp; VIP treatment at a Boston Red Sox Game; Sheriff for a day; and a stay in Key West! 


Keith Nassetta won this years MONOPOLY Tournament for the 2nd time in a row and the 3rd time since MONOPOLY was introduced as an event at BHH.  This MONOPOLY Event was introduced to Boca Helping Hands by Gary Peters in 2007.  Mr. Peters, current Board President, is a two time National MONOPOLY Champion. This event has become Boca Helping Hands main fundraising affair of the year.  All proceeds benefit the mission of Boca Helping Hands which is to provide compassionate service through food and assistance programs to individuals, families, and children to instill dignity and break the cycle of dependence. 


This year’s event was being chaired by Boca Helping Hands Volunteer, Lou Ann Such.  The event committee includes:  Karen Swedenborg, Boca Helping Hands Development Manager, Mary Ladd Cope, Pat MacKechnie, Clair McCormick, Diana Mezzanotte, and Elaine Schneider.  Decorations by Fringe & Company Event Design & Production ( 


Boca Helping Hands thanks all who participated in attendance, sponsorship, donations or volunteering.  Together We Can (and do) Make a Difference! 



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