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One Month Till The Back to School Bash!

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Summary: There is exactly one month until our annual Back to School Bash! The Spirit of Giving is dedicated to helping thousands of economically disadvantaged children and their families prepare for academic success in the new school year with the up-coming annual Back to School Bash on July 29, 2017. more…

2nd Annual Downtown BBQ Throwdown

Date: Friday, February 17, 2017
Summary: Join us this Saturday February 18th from noon to 5:00 PM at the Mizner Park Amphitheater located in downtown Boca Raton (590 Plaza Real) for Boca’s hottest barbecue competition, the 2nd annual DownTown BBQ Throwdown. This event benefits 8 local non-profit charities and we are one of them! We would appreciate it if you could come down, join us and attend this event with your family and friends. more…

Apps, Charity and Resolutions for the New Year

Date: Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Summary: New Year’s resolutions: we all have them, but not many of us stick to them. Whether it is lack of motivation, lack of time or lack of attention, we are all guilty on going back on our own resolutions at least once. more…

5 Facts about Charity Giving During the Holidays

Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Summary: ‘Tis the season of giving. All throughout the season you’ll feel the “spirit of giving,” a contagious desire to help others. During the holiday season, charity donations are at their highest. Read on to learn more about the season of giving. more…

5 Reasons Why You Should Attend the Marmot Boca Raton Bowl

Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Summary: With just 27 days left until the Marmot Boca Bowl, you should’ve bought your tickets by now. If you haven’t yet, here are 5 reasons why you should: more…

Wellness Tips from a Top Personal Trainer

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Summary: When you have a full-time job, a family to take care of plus other miscellaneous commitments, it can be difficult, even impossible, to remember to take care of yourself. more…

Why Adoption Awareness Month is Important

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Summary: When you think of November, you probably think of many different “warming” feelings – crisp leaves, pumpkin pie, apple cider, Thanksgiving and spending time with family. Though many people consider the kick off of the holiday season the most joyous time of the year, it is unfortunately a very difficult time for the thousands of children in the foster care system who do not have a stable family to go home to. more…

History of Veterans Day

Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Summary: World War I officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919. However, in reality the fighting ceased seven months earlier when an armistice between the Allied nations and Germany went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month (11/11 at 11am). more…

Making a Difference in Our Community: The Holiday Gift Drive

Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Summary: Since 2001, the annual Holiday Gift Drive has made a difference in the Southern Palm Beach County community. Now benefiting 4,000 children, the 14th Annual Holiday Gift Drive has grown from a garage to a community-wide event. more…

Volunteering on Halloween

Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Summary: Halloween is one of the most fun holidays of the year – how could you not love dressing up as your favorite character and trick-or-treating for pounds of free candy! more…

Spotlights

Amazon Smile

You Shop. Amazon Gives.
 
#StartWithASmile

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 beth@spiritofgivingnetwork.com 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!
 
 

BIG NEWS

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 forumfornonprofits.org

Fingerprinting & Background Screening

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS
9 AM - 4 PM
APPOINTMENT REQUIRED
Appointments will not be available after 12 pm on 
Tuesday, July 18 2017.
Thank you for your understanding. 
 
CONTACT Beth Morse:
beth@spiritofgivingnetwork.com
561-385-0144

SOGN Member Meeting Update

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