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Comfort Cases for our Kids!

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  • On 01/25/2022
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Every year, we are fortunate to be included in the Comfort Cases distribution through Lynn University. The children in our program will each receive a backpack filled with a pajamas, a blanket, socks, a book, a stuffed animal, and more! Thank you to the incredible Rob Scheer for creating this program, taking his difficult childhood

Spirit of Giving Community Race 2022

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  • On 01/19/2022
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We are so excited to participate in the 2022 Spirit of Giving Community Race. We will be the BFF INCREDIBLES, and would love to have you on our team. The race will be on March 5th at the FAU stadium. You can run or walk…either way you will be putting your Best Foot Forward. To

A Trip to the Norton Museum

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  • On 01/11/2022
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We knew our kids would enjoy the Frida Kahlo art exhibit at the Norton Museum of Art, but didn’t realize how much of an impact it would have on them! Organized by our partners, GL Homes, our students received a private tour of the art exhibit followed by a special art lesson at the museum. The day

Diamond Award Recipient Donna Biase!

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  • On 12/29/2021
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We have very exciting news to share! The Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce has selected our co-founder, Donna Biase as the 2022 Diamond Award Recipient for her professional achievements and continually making a difference in our Community. We are so proud of Donna and look forward to celebrating at the prestigious Diamond Awards Luncheon

Volunteer of the Year!

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  • On 11/30/2021
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We are so proud to have nominated Lisa Orlando for the Junior League Women Volunteer of the Year. Lisa has been such an important part of BFF for several years, and we don’t know what we would do without her. It was such a beautiful luncheon honoring all the very deserving volunteers. We would like

Truist Bank Volunteers

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  • On 11/30/2021
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Our office is so organized thanks to Truist Bank! We really needed to organize our elementary school reading materials, PPE supplies (personal protective equipment) and so much more. Not only did Truist bank fund everything for the project, a group of amazing volunteers came the office to help make it all happen. We are so

Trick or Treat

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  • On 11/02/2021
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Treat Please! We try to do something special for our students at every holiday to help them create new, happy memories that they can look back on with a smile. This Halloween, we delivered fun packages to our kids, loaded with candy bags, spooky socks, books, and more! We would like to thank our volunteers

#SnackSeptember

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  • On 09/23/2021
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We are thrilled that FemCity Boca Delray has named Best Foot Forward as their charity partner! They will be holding a different collection each month based on the needs of our students, and they started with #SnackSeptember. There were so many amazing snacks they brought for our kids- YUM! Femcity Boca Delray is a local

Back to School 2021

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  • On 08/08/2021
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After a year and a half of not seeing our students in person, we were anxious to throw them a big back to school party, and that is just what we did. We created an outdoor carnival with a DJ, games, food, crafts and lots of fun. We set up our BFF Marketplace where students

Steve Weagle Bike

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  • On 06/08/2021
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We are so grateful to our longtime supporter Mark Minkin for donating the Steve Weagle bike to our agency, once again! He bids on the bike and supports the Red Cross, and then donates the bike to BFF so we can raise money with the bike! It is a win/win and we truly appreciate the