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January 2020 Newsletter

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  • On 01/14/2020
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Hot off the press! Read the latest BFF information in our January newsletter! CLICK HERE!

Holidays 2019

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  • On 01/12/2020
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This was our best holiday season ever! We celebrated with two parties this year, one for our younger students and one for the older students. Both parties were amazing with great food, crafts, decorations, entertainment, Santa, the Elf, and of course, lots of presents! Through our BF Elf program, our students had the opportunity to

Graduations!

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  • On 12/26/2019
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We are very proud of our newest college graduates for overcoming adversity, defying the odds and earning their degrees. Only 46% of foster children grow up to graduate high school, but only 3% graduate college. We continue to celebrate our students earning bachelor’s and even master’s degrees. It is amazing what someone can accomplish when

Co-Founder Honored

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  • On 12/10/2019
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Congratulations to co-founder Debbie Ellman for being honored at the Temple Beth El of Boca Raton‘s Annual Sisterhood Luncheon. Debbie was honored for making a positive impact on the community through Best Foot Forward. It was a beautiful lunch attended by so many wonderful women!

GreatNonprofit Award

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  • On 10/30/2019
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We are grateful to have received a 5 star review from GreatNonprofits. Our rating is based on our impact and effectiveness in our community and we strive to always make our students, volunteers and donors proud to be a part of our program!

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

Celebrating an Adoption!

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  • On 09/18/2019
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Finding a forever family is what so many children in foster care dream of, and we are over the moon excited for Glori and Jojo for finding theirs. Coaches Nina and Sherrie-Ann were there for the ceremony and celebration, and of course brought with them special adoption presents! Included in the pictures you will see

Best Foot Forward Day

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  • On 05/16/2019
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How exciting! April 27th is now officially Best Foot Forward day in Palm Beach County . We are so proud to be a part of a truly remarkable community; we appreciate the support very much, on behalf of all of our kids! Thank you Commissioner Robert Weinroth for your ongoing support for the children in Palm Beach County.

The BFF BASH

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  • On 05/07/2019
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Every year, the BFF BASH is a sell-out success story. This year was no different, with 500 in attendance in support of our programs. 30 students attended this year, our most ever, and they felt like the guests of honor that they were. Adrianna spoke on behalf of all the students and there wasnt a