News & Announcements

11th Annual Keep Memories Alive Walk

Date: Sunday, November 6, 2016
Summary: On behalf of the Caring Hearts Auxiliary of the Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center, please join us and help us make the upcoming 11th Annual "Keep Memories Alive" Walk-in-the-Mall the most successful event to date! These important fundraising dollars will be used to support day center scholarships and caregiver programs. more…

15th Annual Holiday Gift Drive

Date: Sunday, October 9, 2016
Category: Announcements
Summary: ‘Tis the season to show your Spirit of Giving. The 15th Annual Holiday Gift Drive will ensure that the holiday wishes of over 4,000 local children come true. more…

Back To School Bash: August 6th, 2016

Date: Saturday, August 6, 2016
Summary: Join The Spirit of Giving in outfitting 4,000 underserved children in the South Palm Beach County area with new school supplies & shoes to prep them for the upcoming school year! more…

Clive Daniels Home Reception

Date: Thursday, April 21, 2016
Summary: Join the Spirit of Giving and the Junior League of Boca Raton for a delightful designing reception to welcome Clive Daniels Home to our neighborhood in Boca Raton. Click invitation to purchase tickets: more…

Marmot Boca Bowl - Day 1

Date: Monday, December 21, 2015
Category: Announcements

Honoring Countess de Hoernle - A Happy 103rd Birthday

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Category: Press Releases

2015 Marmot Boca Raton Bowl

Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Category: Announcements
Summary: Spirit of Giving will be offering FREE tickets to our Veterans, their families and community organizations that serves our local underserved communities. Call 561-385-0144 or e-mail Wendy Friswell at for more information. more…

Thousands Receive Free Supplies at Back to School Events in Boca, Delray

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Summary: It was not long ago that Palm Beach County public school students were celebrating the end of the school year. On Saturday, reality stepped in when parents and students found themselves preparing for back to school after what appeared to be a short summer. more…

Boca Raton's Promise Directors Meet the Press

Date: Monday, August 31, 2015
Category: Press Releases

Boca Raton Named Official Winner of Lance® BOLDS® “Skate With Nyjah Huston” Promotion

Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Boca Raton Named Official Winner of Lance® BOLDS® “Skate With Nyjah Huston” Promotion City Will Host Skate Session with Six-Time X-Games Gold Medalist on Aug. 30 more…

Helping Needy Kids Get Ready for New School Year

Date: Thursday, August 20, 2015
Category: Press Releases

Helping to Spread a Spirit of Giving

Date: Sunday, July 5, 2015
Category: Press Releases
Summary: The Spirit of Giving Network, based in Boca Raton, unites more than 60 nonprofits in Palm Beach County with a focus on children and families. more…

Wendy Friswell Speaks with ESPN West Palm about the 2015 Boca Bowl!

Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Category: Press Releases

Boca Bowl Planning Getting Kiced Into High Gear

Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Now that the Dec. 22 date has been set, Boca-based Spirit of Giving Network is regrouping as the designated charity and volunteer provider for the 2015 ESPN Boca Raton Bowl, described by one organizer as a party with a football game. more…

Career Spotlight: Wendy Friswell

Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Category: Press Releases

Spirit of Giving - In the News!

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Summary: News articles featuring Spirit of Giving more…

Proceeds From Mayor Whelchel Prepare Kids For School Year

Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Proceeds from the celebration hosted by the Spirit of Giving (SOGN) raised more than $20,000 to support the nonprofit organization’s community projects... more…


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Forum for Nonprofits Radio Show

Check out Letty Vendrell, Director of Development of Kids In Distress of Broward and Palm Beach Counties on the Forum for Nonprofits this week. Click here to listen to the show. 
Calling all companies, individuals & groups
interested in community and service opportunities:
The Spirit of Giving Network is your link to diverse volunteer opportunities!
CONTACT for further details

Nonprofit Wish Lists

Many of our network's organizations are in need of supplies for their constitutients.  If your company, business, or organization is looking to make a donation, please consider using this list as a way to help!


Forum for Nonprofits
 Spirit of Giving is continuing on with its informative radio show!
Cara Zimmerman will host Forum for Nonprofits every Sunday on WSBR 7:40 AM at 6:20am and WWNN 1470 AM at 7:30am.
Don't worry about setting your alarm.

Shows will be available at

Fingerprinting & Background Screening

9 AM - 4 PM
Appointments will not be available after 12 pm on 
Tuesday, July 18 2017.
Thank you for your understanding. 
CONTACT Beth Morse:

SOGN Member Meeting Update

Next SOGN Meeting:
Next SOGN Meeting:  July 18, 2017
The Power of Collaboration Workshop
Location: Mizner Park Cultural Center