Boca West Foundation Awards Record Amount To Charities


Staff report

Boca West Foundation has awarded a record $1.45 million to 25 local children’s charities this year

Major donations included the Boys & Girls Club of Palm Beach County, which received $108,590; Boca Helping Hands–$100,700; Caridad Center — $130,700; Florence Fuller Child Development Center — $115,675; Viner Community Scholars Foundation–$100,350 and Sweet Dream Makers —$85,000.

Other recipients included Boca Raton Children’s Museum, Florida Atlantic University TOPS Summer Band Camp, Gift of Life Bone Marrow Registry, Jewish Adoption and Foster Care Options, JAFCO Children’s Ability Center, Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County, SCOPE, SOS Children’s Village, Unicorn Village Academy, Wayne Barton, Youth Activity Center, Place of Hope, Nat King Cole Generation Hope, KidSafe, American Association of Caregiving Youth, Junior League of Boca Raton, Rotary Club and Police Athletic League of Boca Raton.

Since its inception in 2010, the Foundation has raised $4.8 million dollars for local charities.