News & Announcements

Spirit Of Giving’s Inaugural Community Spirit Race Benefited 26 Nonprofits

Date: Monday, April 1, 2019
Category: Press Releases

Sign ups for 1st Community Spirit Race for charities

Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Category: Press Releases

The 10th Annual Great Charity Challenge Awards $1.3 Million

Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019
Category: Announcements

Spirit of Giving toy drive counts on you to buy a gift for a needy kid

Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Category: 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…


Next Member Meeting

June Member Meeting
Tuesday, June 18th

Boca Anthem Idol



Audition Submission Entry and Public Voting are Easy

Those interested in sharing their talent (vocal or instrumental) must upload an audition demo video, complete the official online entry form and provide a hi-res color headshot between today Wednesday, June 12 and Tuesday, June 25 at 11:59 p.m. On Monday, July 8 selected entries will be featured on the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl website for public voting for their favorite performer. The “Bowl Idol poll” will close on Sunday, July 21, at 11:59 p.m.


2019 Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl

2019 Community Spirit Race

Fingerprinting & Background Screening

9 AM - 4 PM


2018 Back to School BASH


Nonprofit Radio Broadcast

Forum for Nonprofits
 Spirit of Giving in partnership with Beasely Radio Stations presents the Nonprofit Forum
 an informative broadcast spotlighting local Nonprofit organizations.
Cara Zimmerman hosts Forum for Nonprofits every Sunday on WSBR 7:40 AM at 6:20am and WWNN 1470 AM at 7:30am.
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