Tag: education

The Gift of Giving

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  • On 01/05/2019
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We have all heard the quote “It is better to give than to receive”, but children in foster care rarely have the opportunity to experience giving, and all the benefits that come along with it. There is a lot of research focused on the physical and mental benefits of giving and volunteering. Researchers consistently find

Francis Graduates!

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  • On 12/14/2018
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Amazing! One of our first students, Francis, graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Francis has been in our program since he was in high school, living at the Haven. He has seen BFF grow into an organization that now helps 200 students each year, and we have watched him grow into

BFF Thanksgiving 2018

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  • On 11/26/2018
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Thanksgiving is a holiday we spend with friends and family, enjoying turkey with all the fixings, eating too much, and feeling grateful for all there is to be thankful for. At Best Foot Forward, we have a lot of reasons to be thankful this holiday season: our students, partners, donors, supporters, volunteers, staff… We kicked

Great Nonprofit 2018

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  • On 11/13/2018
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We are thrilled to be named a 2018 Top-Rated nonprofit by Great Nonprofits.

AT&T Grant

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  • On 10/12/2018
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AT&T has selected 10 programs throughout the country that they have deemed worthy of funding, and Best Foot Forward’s Grounded for Life’s program was one of them. Through a collaborative grant of $850,000 with ChildNet, the County Lead Agency for foster children, we will serve more children in the next two years than ever before.

BFF is Making Moves!

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  • On 09/24/2018
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On September 26, we inaugurated our brand new office space, a proud realization of our co-founders’ vision and months of renovation. We owe a big thank you to the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce for welcoming our new location with a wonderful ribbon cutting celebration. While our work environment may look a little different

We’re Proud of Our Partners

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  • On 06/04/2018
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Throughout our eight-plus years, we’ve formed so many meaningful relationships. From the special bonds shared between students and staff to the connection with our community we now hold dear. We wouldn’t be where we are today without your support.   One local company, in particular, has played a huge role in our growth and development.

BFF Coaches for the Win!

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  • On 05/21/2018
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Only two weeks to go before school’s out for summer! Our kids have taken giant steps forward this school year and we couldn’t be more proud. However, they’re not the only ones who have learned a thing or two along the way. Throughout the year, each of our kids is paired with a BFF Coach to