Pictured here are:
Theresa Melocco, Achievement Center
Linda Prior, Family Promise
Tim Young, Owner of Delray Motors
Marjorie Waldo, Tomorrow’s Promise
Dawn Kirschenbaum, Tomorrow’s Promise
On November 13th, Family Promise of South Palm Beach County was the recipient of a generous grant from Quantum Foundation to honor their service to families experiencing homelessness. This is the second year we have been awarded this gift.
Pictured are: Linda Prior, Board Secretary, Richard Sussman Quantum Trustee and Kokie Dinnan, Executive Director
Antique Appraisal Fair
February 12, 2012
(Delray Beach, FL. January 18, 2012) Family Promise of South Palm Beach County is hosting an Antique Appraisal Fair on Sunday, February 12, 2012, 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm in downtown Delray Beach. The picturesque courtyard ofSt. Paul’s Episcopal Church onSwinton Avenue is the setting for this special antique appraisal event which will benefit local children and their families who are homeless.
What’s It Worth? Join us and bring your precious family heirlooms, objects d’art and antiques for a verbal appraisal by certified expert appraisers. Colin Hurley and Crystal Rodriquez from Bristol Trading Company/Bristol Properties International,Boca Raton are volunteering their time and experience to appraise your treasures.
On Thanksgiving, thirty Family Promise guest families, graduates and volunteers celebrated with a delicious turkey dinner with all the “fixins” prepared and donated by Executive Caterers, the in-house caterer at B’nai Torah Congregation. Helping local children and their families who are homeless, B’nai Torah has been a hosting congregation since Family Promise began operations three years ago.
The food was delicious, the weather was beautiful, and kids and adults hung out, played and just enjoyed themselves at the 260 House on the premises of St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church. All were thankful for the opportunity to give thanks for the wonderful work of Family Promise of South Palm Beach County.
You are invited to Family Promise of South Palm Beach County’s 2011 Annual Meeting.
The Annual Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2012 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church 100 NE Mizner Blvd Boca Raton.
Come hear a brief summary of 2011’s achievements, meet the new 2012 Board of Directors and honor retiring Board members.
Please RSVP to the Day Center so we have a count for seating and refreshments; Phone: 561-265-3370
The life skills families learn in Family Promise are intended to firmly place htme on a path to self-sufficiency. The guidance provided is excellent, but the program is temporary, and families often need extended support.
Thanks to a three-year, $150,000 grant from the BOca Raton-based Irving and Barbara C. Gutin Foundation, Family Promise of South Palm Beach Country can establish a Mentoring Program of extended support based on the national model.
(June 21, 2010) A local non-profit organization, Family Promise of South Palm Beach Country, will celebrate its second anniversary with a benefit at the Cultural Arts Center in Boca Raton's Mizner Park on Nov. 4 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Family Promise Board President Rev. Kathleen Gannon and local dignitaries will speak. The Pine Crest String Players will perform. The event will be catered by top Boca Raton restaurants, and wine is complimentary. A silent auction and raffle will complete the evening.
Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the Family Promise web site, www.familypromisespbc.org/wordpress or by calling 561-265-3370, ext. 103.