News & Announcements

Boca Raton Resident Nick Aquilino Wins Boca Raton Bowl Idol Competition To Perform National Anthem At 2017 Boca Raton Bowl

Date: Friday, August 4, 2017
Summary: The stakes were high and the room packed this week to cheer on the top eight finalists for the Boca Raton Bowl’s Idol Competition for their opportunity to win the coveted honor of singing the National Anthem at this year’s Boca Raton Bowl game on Tuesday, December 19. more…

Back to School Bash gets students ready earlier this year

Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Summary: Some 4,000 south county students in need will get filled backpacks, books, uniforms and shoes of their own choosing again at the 2017 Back to School Bash, which takes place a week earlier this year on July 29. more…

Featured on: PT Anderson June Newsletter

Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Summary: There are many organizations that help strengthen South Florida. And one that brings them all together. The Spirit of Giving network unites more than 60 of South Florida's greatest nonprofit organizations to share resources and knowledge with the purpose of building strong vibrant communities. more…

Searching for the First “Boca Raton Bowl Idol”: The Quest Begins to Find The National Anthem Performer for the 2017 Game

Date: Friday, June 23, 2017
Summary: Do you want to be part of the big game, but don’t look great in shoulder pads? The Boca Raton Bowl has found a way to make that possible by inviting South Florida residents to audition for Boca Raton Bowl Idol: The Quest to Find the National Anthem Performer for the 2017 Game that kicks off on Tuesday, December 19, at FAU Stadium. more…

Spirit of Giving’s new president driven by desire to have impact on community

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Summary: It’s difficult to imagine Jackie Reeves’ squeezing one more thing into a schedule overflowing with volunteer work for several local nonprofit organizations. Reeves, managing director of Bell Rock Capital, a company that designs and implements retirement plans for companies, is on so many boards and committees that it’s hard to understand how she could fit in one more. more…

Chef Bobby Flay and BBQ: It’s going down in Boca this Saturday, Feb. 18

Date: Friday, February 17, 2017
Summary: It’s not too late, y’all! Get your tickets. The 2017 Downtown BBQ Throwdown, hosted at Boca’s Mizner Amphitheater is Saturday, Feb. 18. We’re talking about some of the sweetest words on Earth: “BBQ for a good cause.” more…

American Honda Birdies For Children

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Summary: The Honda Classic Cares mission is giving back to the children of the community. While the tournament strives to provide Palm Beach County with a premier professional sporting event, the ultimate goal is to positively impact youth in need and create a brighter future for our community. more…

Making Spirits Bright: Town Center at Boca Raton – Nov. 3

Date: Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Summary: Guests came out to participate in the theme ‘Sip, Shop & Celebrate,’ raising money for the Spirit of Giving Network’s holiday gift drive that aimed to fulfill 4,000 wishes from underprivileged children in the community. more…

Spirit's holiday gift drive seeks donations

Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Summary: The Spirit of Giving's 15th annual Holiday Gift Drive is upping the ante to fulfill holiday gift wishes for more than 4,000 children. more…

Boca Raton Bowl Great Chefs Tailgate Showcase & College Spirit Night Yielded Many Winners, Both Chefs And Children In Palm Beach County

Date: Monday, November 28, 2016
Summary: Continuing in the celebrated ‘culinary and community’ tradition set by its inaugural event last year, there was plenty of great food, fun, football and ‘fan and fund’ raising in the game plan for the 2016 Boca Raton Bowl’s Great Chefs Tailgate Showcase & College Spirit Night. more…

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…

Fashion show benefits Spirit of Giving

Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Summary: With the third annual Boca Raton Bowl college football matchup on ESPN coming up Dec. 20 in Florida Atlantic University Stadium, the first pre-event was a tailgate fashion show at Lord & Taylor at Mizner Park. more…

To Benefit Spirit of Giving Boca Raton Serves Up Food, Fun, Football and ‘Fan and Fund’ Raising All in Chefs Night Game Plan

Date: Friday, November 4, 2016
Summary: As one of the Boca Raton Bowl’s most popular open-to-the-public lead-in events, the Great Chefs Tailgate Showcase & College Spirit Night returns Thursday, November 17 from 6 to 8 pm at Via Mizner Golf & Country Club. 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…

Spirit Of Giving Distributes More Than 10,000 Free Tickets To Boca Raton Bowl

Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Summary: The University of Toledo wasn’t the only winning team of the second annual Marmot Boca Raton Bowl. Spirit of Giving, a local nonprofit organization, partnered with 60-plus nonprofits and community organizations to bring more than 9,000 children and their families along with 1,000 veterans, their families and caretakers to the game. 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…

Sip, Shop & Savor: Mizner Park, Boca Raton

Date: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Summary: The Spirit of Giving Network’s inaugural Back to School Bash drew supporters from Boca Raton to Palm Beach to outfit children with backpacks and school supplies. more…

Spirit of Giving to Host Annual Back to School Bash on August 6th

Date: Monday, July 18, 2016
Summary: The Spirit of Giving is thrilled to announce that its annual Back To School Bash, an event that aims to prepare children for the upcoming school year by providing them with all the supplies they will need for school. The event will take place Saturday, August 6th at the Delray Beach Village Academy. 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…


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We had the pleasure of having Chira Cassel, COO of Children’s Bereavement Center. The Children’s Bereavement Center provides free Peer Support Groups for children, young adults, and adult caregivers after the death of a loved one.  Groups are open to anyone who has lost a parent, sibling, grandparent, relative, or friend as a result of illness, accident, suicide, or homicide.  Losses can be recent or in years past. They can be reached by phone at (561)257-2627 or on the Children’s Bereavement Center website here. Listen to the program here

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