Abby Johnson Speaks at Hope Women’s Center Legacy Partners Dinner

Hope Women’s Centers hosted a spectacular 2019 Legacy Partners Dinner on April 12 at Pier-66 Hotel and Marina. The night was classic and elegant with 500 people in attendance. Abby Johnson, former Director of Planned Parenthood and nationally best-selling author of “Unplanned” was the keynote speaker. The president of the board, Judy Ryan honored former […]

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Veterans Honored with Quilts of Valor

United Way of Broward County’s MISSION UNITED, in partnership with the South Florida Coalition of Quilts of Valor Quilters, comprised of members of Gold Coast Quilters Guild and Quilt Guild by the Sea, honored 44 veterans who have been touched by war at the Welcome Home Ceremony and Quilts of Valor Presentation on March 21 […]

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Feeding South Florida Opens “Feed Your Creativity” Art Competition

Feeding South Florida is excited to invite students of all ages to participate in the second annual “Feed Your Creativity” Art Competition presented by Delta Airlines. Submissions have been extended to a May 10th deadline, students of all ages throughout the quad-county area will have the opportunity to create a winning masterpiece displaying their vision […]

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Inaugural Homeschool Olympics Features Family Fun For All Ages

About 100 enthusiasts participated in the First Annual Family Homeschool Olympics on March 16. They were attracted by the draw of intriguing family relays, husband/wife Relay races including leap frog and running relays, full family sack races and tug of wars. Youth competitions such as the 100 meter scooter race, pogo sticks, jump rope, hula […]

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Westminster Students Travel to 34th Annual Harvard Model Congress

Twenty-three students from Westminster Academy traveled to Boston, Massachusetts, for the 34th Annual Harvard Model Congress. Harvard Model Congress (HMC) is a program hosted by Harvard in which high school students from across the country have a chance to spend four days as members of the United States “government.” Students are assigned committees and deal […]

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Westminster Academy Senior Breaks Boys National 3-Point Record

Chase Johnston added to the excitement of the Westminster Academy Winter Court game on February 1, by setting a new national high school boys’ record for all-time career 3-pointers made according to MaxPreps. A senior at Westminster Academy, Johnston broke the previous national record of 520 on his second shot during the game against John […]

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Thank You First Responder Launches Mental Health First Aid Program

Thank You First Responder, Inc. and Broward County Commissioner Tim Ryan launched a campaign to offer a Mental Health First Aid training course to First Responders at BrandStar Studios located in Deerfield Beach, February 15, 2019. The Town Hall style meeting featured remarks by Commissioner Tim Ryan, Sheriff Gregory Tony, a MHFA course overview by […]

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Winners Announced During 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards

In true awards show style, more than 700 local notables, community leaders and members of the non-profit sector attended the sold-out 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards presented by Signature Grand and hosted by 2-1-1 Broward on February 22nd. The Awards celebrated the inspiring work of Broward County’s non-profit agencies and recognized the individual […]

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2-1-1 Broward Names Finalists for Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards

The finalists for the 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards presented by Signature Grand and hosted by 2-1-1 Broward have been announced. 2-1-1 Broward is a non-profit organization that provides 24-hour comprehensive helpline and support services to individuals and families seeking crisis intervention assistance and/or information and connections to health and human services in […]

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Inaugural “Happy Thinking Hour” Discusses Science and Faith

Long awaited excitement built to a refined crescendo of animated conversations around science and faith as a highly-engaged crowd of nearly 200 registered guests gathered at new non-profit Veritas et Vino’s (V2) inaugural “Happy Thinking Hour. This South Florida launch was held at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts on January 11. V2 is […]

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