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12th Annual Scholars Breakfast: RISE Together

June 2, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am EDT

HANDY’s Annual Scholars Breakfast recognizes scholarship recipients from foster, relative and non-relative care who have beat the odds graduated from college during the last 12 months. Our signature celebration, now in its 12th year, will also honor the 2017 Champions of Children whose interest, vision and generous support have significantly contributed to HANDY’s continued success.

The 2017 Champions of Children are: Bank of America, JM Family Enterprises, Lucy Weber of Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Florida 1st and Michael Berry of Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six.

The event is chaired by: Kathleen Thomsen, Marsha Levy and Suzanne Kranz.

HANDY’S Scholars Breakfast is sponsored in part by: JM Family Enterprises, Hypower, Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six, Moss & Associates, The Farver Foundation, Broward College, The Levy Family Foundation, Kathleen Thomsen and Andy Hyman, Tripp Scott, Niroc Consultants, Inc., and Dr. Joyanne Stephens, Hudson Family Foundation, Krause Family Foundation, Resolve Marine Group, Bank of America, Better Homes and Gardens, Real Estate Florida 1st, BrightStar Credit Union, Carrie and David Schulman Family Foundation, C. Davis Electric, Darcy J Beeman, CFP; Financial Advisor, Edward Jones; Dr. Marcelle Abell-Rosen and Andrew S. Rosen, Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University, Kaplan Higher and Professional Education, Macy’s, Mark and Christine Miller, MBAF, Northern Trust Shutts & Bowen, Stonegate Bank, Summit Methods, UBS, Advocate Home Care Services, Affordable Medical Supply, Akerman, Auxis, Betty Vandenbosch, Bob and Mary Guerin, Broward Education Foundation, Bryant Miller Olive PA, Castle Group, Christine M. Forman, Client First Settlement Funding, Creative Kids Care, Drs. Joyanne and Robert Stephens, Elaine Appel, FirstLantic Healthcare, Forever Family, Gray Robinson, Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm, Jay Fanning, Jillian Krueger Printz and Joseph Printz, Jody Kaminsky, Keefe McCullough & Company LaRocca & Associates, Law Office of Keith M. Stern, P.A.; Marine Industries Cares, P.R. Steinfurth, The Styles Group, Rachel and Greg Danzig, Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County, Suzanne Kranz, The Rechter Family, U.S. Congressman Alcee L. Hastings, Whitaker Realty, April Grogan Shprintz, B2B CFO, Becker and Poliako, Bella’s Group, Bruce G. Roberts, EDSA, Family Mortgage, Raymond McDonough & Evan McDonough, Transworld Business, The Children’s Movement, Whitaker Realty, Floral and Décor, Balloon Sunsations of South Florida, Floral Designs by Yamir, C&I Studios, Sun Sentinel Society Scene.


June 2, 2017


7:30 am - 9:30 am






2301 SE 17TH Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 United States
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