Celebrations: Retirement Announcement Boca Raton

Eric Shaw, Boca Helping Hands’ longest-serving board member, stepped down after 18 years of service, 14 as vice president. 

Boca Mayor's Lookback at 2020

Here’s Mayor Scott Singer’s take on the city’s most important stories in 2020. And what Boca Raton did right with all the challenges this year.

Boca Helping Hands Feeds Hundreds During Annual "Give Back" Christmas Day Feast

Although the event couldn't be held inside this year, Boca Raton's Helping Hands with help from Town Center at Boca Raton still held their 5th annual "Give Back" Christmas Day feast. 

Holiday Helpers

About 500 invited families in need drove through a decorated winter wonderland at Boca Town Center as their trunks were filed with meals, gifts and crafts projects. 

Volunteers serve up a Christmas feast in Boca Raton

Volunteers with Boca Helping Hands and The Town Center at Boca Raton have teamed up once again to feed a need in the community.

Free pantries near me

Because of the economic impact of the coronavirus, a lot of families in our community are struggling to put food on the table. Luckily, food distribution efforts continue to sweep across Palm Beach County.

Sun Capital Partners give back through end-of-year donations

Boca-based private equity firm Sun Capital Partners recently announced donations that benefit the community—just in time for the holidays.

Boca Helping Hands working to expand food storage, feed more people

The $500,000 project will result in new warehouse space that will roughly double BHH's overall food storage footprint and triple its cold storage capacity. 

Boca Helping Hands looks to expand

Boca Helping Hands is completing a project that will expand the group’s food distribution.

Sun Capital Partners Foundation donates $300,000

The Boca Raton based Sun Capital Partners Foundation donated $150,000 to Boca Helping Hands. 

Boca Helping Hands Provides Weekend Food for Kids

Boca Helping Hands has partnered with six public schools to provide food-insecure elementary students with weekend meals for the remainder of the school year. 

Boca Raton still has COVID-19 relief money for rental, mortgage assistance

Across Palm Beach County, deadlines are approaching to use CARES Act funds set aside to help those impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Boca Helping Hands Expands to Feed More People

Boca Helping Hands is working to complete an extensive structural, mechanical and electrical project that will transform the former Warehouse Pub across from its main campus into the additional storage space needed to keep expanding community access to nutritious food. 

Sun Capital Partners Foundation Donates $300,000 to South Florida Charities

Boca Helping Hands, Women In Distress and Best Buddies Receive Funding

Reach Out and Lend a Helping Hand for Giving Tuesday

It’s Giving Tuesday today, which means it’s a unified request from all non-profits for money to help those who need it most. This year, that number includes a lot more people than usual, including people you know. 

The Palm Beach 100

Our Executive Director Greg Hazle is recognized in The Palm Beach 100  as one of Palm Beach County's Most Influential Business Leaders for 2021.

Boca Helping Hands program feeds over 2,700 families

Boca Helping Hands' "Thanksgiving Box Brigade" distributed food to 2,700 families at four locations over the weekend.

Free Job Training

Boca Helping Hands Offers Free Job Training Program in Medical Billing and Coding

Little Free Pantries fill hungry tummies, no questions asked

“We are seeing a doubling in demand,” said Greg Hazle, executive director of Boca Helping Hands, a non-profit that monitors hunger, joblessness and the medical needs of the poor. “We’ve added 4,000 families during the pandemic, and we have an increase in applications for job training and help paying rent.”

Students will get backpacks of food through end of 2020

Elementary school students in Boca Raton, Delray Beach and Boynton Beach who are food insecure will receive weekend meals for the remainder of the year through a partnership with Boca Helping Hands, a community nonprofit that provides food, medical and financial assistance as well as education, job training and guidance.

Boca Helping Hands revives ‘Backpacks Program’ to feed elementary kids on weekends

Boca Helping Hands, the organization that provides on-site meals to the needy along with homebound foods for disadvantaged folks and families in Boca Raton and its environs, has added a new element to its mission.

Ways to give back this Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving around the corner, here are a few ways to support South Florida causes

Boca Helping Hands Partners with Six Public Schools to Provide Weekend Food to Kids

Boca Helping Hands (BHH) has partnered with six public schools to provide food-insecure elementary students with weekend meals for the remainder of the school year. 

Boca Helping Hands needs donations for Thanksgiving

'A friend in need is a friend indeed,' says Councilmember Andy Thomson.

Here’s how to help feed families - and pets - this Thanksgiving

Eight months into the COVID-19 pandemic and it’s a given that Thanksgiving is going to be a little different this year.

Here’s how to help Boca Helping Hands feed 27,000 people

Donate to the Annual Matching Campaign through Dec. 31!

Martine Pierre-Paul Joins Board of Boca Helping Hands

Boca Helping Hands welcomes a new Board Member.

Coronavirus pandemic leaves residents struggling to pay rent, meet basic needs

Palm Beach Post writer Alexandra Clough interviews Executive Director Greg Hazle on how Boca Helping Hands is helping  during the pandemic.  

Though unemployment is down ... struggling families still need help

Executive Director Gregory Hazle was interviewed in an article about county unemployment numbers that aired on WPTV and WFLX.  

Boca Council may allow nonprofits to make written presentations for cash

Boca Helping Hands receives grant from the City of Boca Raton.