Tag: College

GL Homes

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  • On 01/05/2021
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For years, GL Homes has been supporting nonprofits in our area. Their latest endeavor was helping our college student, Mary, with some of her career  questions. GL Homes is committed to making a difference, and helping our kids learn life skills that will serve them for a lifetime. We truly appreciate their partnership! Read the

Jeff’s Big Surprise!

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  • On 10/29/2020
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We recently celebrated the graduation of one the hardest working students we know, Jeff! You may remember Jeff from a few years ago, when his perseverance led him to pass the ACT on his last and final try. It was such an amazing milestone for not only Jeff, but also for BFF. (Click here to

FAU Student donates to BFF

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  • On 08/24/2020
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We were ecstatic to hear that a recent FAU graduate, Kira Wolak, wanted to celebrate her graduation by asking people to donate to BFF in honor of her success! She set a goal of $2,500 and has just about reached it. “I chose to support BFF because I know my accomplishments were made possible by

PBSC Provost Receives BFF Award

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  • On 10/24/2019
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It was our privilege to honor Dr. Bernadette Russell from Palm Beach State College for her ongoing commitment to our partnership and our students. READ the article here!

BFF Scholarship Recipients!

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  • On 09/26/2019
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The Rotary Club of Boca Raton Sunrise Foundation awarded over $10,000 in scholarships for the first semester of the 2019-2020 year to seven deserving students attending Florida Atlantic University and two of them are BFF students! We were very proud to attend the presentation to support our amazing kids. Each year the Sunrise Foundation provides

Are you a worrier?

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  • On 09/18/2017
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Are you a worrier? Worrying is a part of life; albeit bigger for some people than others, but no one can avoid it completely. With Hurricane Irma, it was very easy to worry since there were so many things to worry about. At BFF, we worried about each other, where would everyone go to be

How Foster Kids Can Succeed in College!

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  • On 08/28/2017
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3%. It’s a good number if you are looking at the risk of thunderstorms, not so good if you are looking at the college graduation rate for kids who grew up in foster care. In our short number of years doing the work we do, we have come to learn exactly why that 3% exists,

Achieve Palm Beach County

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  • On 12/14/2016
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CLICK HERE for pictures of the Achieve launch. BFF is proud to participate in the county initiative to improve college readiness and college graduation rates for students in Palm Beach.