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2014 Bowling for Bread Great Success!

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: September 5, 2014
The 8th Annual Bowling for Bread event benefiting Boca Helping Hands was held Sunday, August 24, 2014, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm at Strikes @ Boca on Commercial Trail in Boca Raton. Bowling for Bread, a Boca Raton Chamber Festival Days event, challenges local businesses and individuals to sponsor lanes, for underprivileged children, and/or bowl against each other to raise funds to support the programs of Boca Helping Hands. Over 200 lbs of food was collected at our event.
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12 year old Runs Colorful Race for Boca Helping Hands!

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: April 18, 2014
Amanda Klafter, 12 year old daughter of Melissa Klafter of Sun Capital Partners, Inc., decided to run a race and raise funds for Boca Helping Hands. Amanda chose, Run or Dye which is the world's most colorful 5K / 3.1M themed run. This event took place on March 22 in Davie, Florida. The participants got blasted with safe, eco-friendly, powdered dye, turning them into a colorful canvas of fun. .
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MONOPOLY EVENT & CASINO NIGHT A SUCCESS!

Source: Gary Peters Family Foundation
Date: April 16, 2014
Boca Helping Hands would like to thank all of our sponsors, volunteers, staff, donors and attendees for making our 8th annual event an amazing success.
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Boca Helping Hands' Nominee for 2014 Men with Caring Hearts-Greg Peters

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: March 28, 2014
or the past 5 years Greg has been focusing on grant opportunities with foundations and local corporations; the results have been outstanding. In addition to fund raising Greg may occasionally be found working on various projects, warehouse work, picking up food etc… Greg has been happily married to his wife Debbie since 1992 and they have one beautiful daughter Hayley who will graduate from Pope John Paul II High School in May 2014 and continue her education at The University of Alabama. Greg’s other pursuits are golf; snow skiing, yoga and music.
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Boca Helping Hands congratulates one of our volunteers, Adam Peters, on his new appointment.

Source: Gary Peters Family Foundation
Date: March 21, 2014
Boca Helping Hands congratulates one of our volunteers, Adam Peters, on his new appointment: Gary Peters Family Foundation announced that Adam Peters has officially joined the organization as a Director.
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Change of Date for the introduction of Phase II of our Strategic Plan! Now Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:00 P.M.

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: March 16, 2014
Change of Date for the introduction of Phase II of our Strategic Plan! The date has been changed to Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. in the Boca Helping Hands Food Center.
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The Chapel of Saint Andrew in Boca Raton is having its annual event! Mingling Melodies and Motors Auto Show & Oldies Concert Saturday, February 1, 2014 11:30 am - 3 pm (gates open at 11) Proceeds to benefit Boca Helping Hands! 75 Classic, Vintage Automobiles, The Fabulons Concert, Great Food & Beverages, Special Activities for All Ages,
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Thanks to you our Matching Campaign was a Success!!

Date: January 13, 2014
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The Twelve Days of Christmas…BHH Style! Another Matching Donor Steps Forward!

By: James S. Gavrilos
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: December 23, 2013
My calendar reads December 19th. There are twelve days remaining in 2013…and hence twelve days remaining in our annual End of the Year Matching Campaign. Thanks to the generosity of so many of our stakeholders, we are quickly bearing down on our target of raising $175,000 in unrestricted contributions to support general operations. Those funds will be matched dollar for dollar by an anonymous benefactor. And then, Mr. Remillard stepped forward…
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HOLIDAY HOURS for Boca Helping Hands

By: Boca Helping Hands
Source: Boca Helping Hands
Date: December 16, 2013
The administrative office and Food Center of Boca Helping Hands will be closed on Christmas Day, December 25, 2013...We will reopen with our regular hours on December 26th.
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