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2021 Graduates!

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  • On 06/22/2021
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Oceans 234 restaurant in Deerfield Beach treated our graduates to a delicious 4-course meal in celebration of their momentous accomplishments. What a treat it was, starting with appetizers like calamari and chicken wings and a delicious salad followed by a choice of main courses, finished off with cake for dessert. Each graduate had the opportunity

First Day at BFF

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  • On 06/22/2021
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We are thrilled to introduce our two newest Best Foot Forward team members, Alexis Forbes and Kristina Keel. Alexis joins the team in a brand new position, our College Case Manager, created to assist our students with the non-academic piece of their very complicated lives, allowing them to better focus on school. Kristina joins us

Volunteer Appreciation 2021

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  • On 05/01/2021
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We are so grateful to all our BFF volunteers! They are incredibly important to us as they are always there when we need them. They provide both time and support in a wide variety of ways. From tutoring, to baking, to wrapping gifts, to making candy bags, to preparing care and food packages…and so much

VoyageMIA April 2021

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  • On 04/08/2021
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We are so proud to have our co-founder Donna Biase spotlighted on VoyageMIA, Hidden Gems.Ā  At VoyageMIA, they strive to tell the stories of everyday heroes and to bring as much exposure as possible to hard-working people who are doing something unique and impactful with their lives. Click here to read the article!    

Easter Deliveries

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  • On 04/02/2021
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We spotted the Easter Bunny heading to our kids with a special delivery! šŸ°Thanks to our incredible volunteers for creating the most adorable Easter baskets, and our coaches for delivering them all over the county! Since the pandemic began, we have looked for ways to see our students in-person, while making sure they had every

Football & BFF

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  • On 02/25/2021
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Boca Raton native and Minnesota Vikings NFL player, Jake Bargas, and his family, have supported Best Foot Forward for many years. On a recent visit back home, we met at a park and Jake tossed the football around with one of our students who aspires to be in the NFL himself one day. Paige Kornblue

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 careerĀ  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

A Look Back at 2020!

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  • On 12/31/2020
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What a year 2020 has been! Here is a look back at all we accomplished, with the help of so many!

Holiday Deliveries

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  • On 12/23/2020
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The holidays are often a difficult time for children in foster care, and so it is very important for us to make it as special as we can. COVID-19 may have cancelled our holiday parties, but it didn’t stop us from making sure our students had lots of holiday gifts, supplies they needed, and a

Thanksgiving 2020 at BFF

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  • On 11/30/2020
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2020 is the year where everything was different, and Thanksgiving was no exception. We wanted to make sure that our students were stocked up with Thanksgiving food, so we put on our masks and delivered packages to each of them, along with a delicious pumpkin pie! We also decided we would not skip our annual