Giving Back

August 9, 2018

BROWARD COUNTY - Broward County Animal Care will host the fourth annual Clear the Shelters pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 18, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Broward County Animal Care Adoption Center, 2400 SW 42nd Street, Fort Lauderdale. As part of the promotion, all adoption fees for ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Evolution in Coconut Creek is hosting Yoga Heals, a fundraiser for Parkland Cares, on August 12. There will be two sessions: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.:  Heated Vinyasa Flow with teacher Maxine Schwartz 11:00 a.m. to noon:  Unheated Vinyasa Flow with teacher Mary Ann ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Woodstock 2018, the fourth annual dinner and show charity event, will take place on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Pembroke Pines.  Proceeds will benefit Parkland Cares.  Commissioner Michael Udine will be the guest speaker.  There will be a dinner, costume contest, ...

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BROWARD COUNTY - The Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Division has announced on Thursday that it has been awarded a $15,000 donation from the Animal Rescue Fund that will help to support the Division’s Foster Care program.  The funds will be used for foster food and supplies, as well as ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - The official GoFundMe page launched after the February 14 tragedy raised $10.5 million for the victims and their families.  The Broward Education Foundation and the Stoneman Douglas Victims’ Fund Steering Committee announced the distribution plan for the funds on July ...

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PARKLAND, FLA. - It all started with the 9/11 tragedy and the response has grown through events such as Hurricane Katrina, the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Superstorm Sandy, and now the Feb. 14 shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland. The Where Angels Play Foundation ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Manny Mair of One-to-One Fitness will be holding two circuit workout training sessions on Saturday, August 25 with all proceeds benefiting Parkland Cares.  The sessions will take place from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., and each session is $25.00 per person.  All ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Paella for a Cause, a fundraiser for Parkland Cares, will take place on June 20 from 7- 9 p..m. at the home of Gwen and Howard Dvorkin in Parkland.  Dine on authentic Paella and enjoy fine wine and beer at the fundraiser. The mission of Parkland Cares is to provide immediate and ...

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PARKLAND, FL - The Parkland Library will mark Memorial Day on Wednesday, May 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The observance will include a presentation of colors by Westglades Middle School JROTC and a performance of taps and The Star-Spangled Banner by an ensemble from Westglades Band.  In ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Parkland Cares will hold a Charity Golf Tournament on Thursday, May 17 at Parkland Golf & Country Club, with 100% of the proceeds going to the Jason Taylor Reading Room and Parkland Cares.  The event is presented by StevenDouglas and former NFL player and Hall of Famer Jason ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Meadow's Movement will be holding a fundraising event to help build Meadow's Playground, on Saturday, May 12 from noon to 4 p.m. at 111 SE Mizner Blvd. in Boca Raton, Florida.  Join Andrew Pollack for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, music, auction items, and celebrity meet and ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Parkland Cares will hold a Charity Golf Tournament on Thursday, May 17 at Parkland Golf & Country Club, with 100% of the proceeds going to the Jason Taylor Reading Room and Parkland Cares.  The event is presented by StevenDouglas and former NFL player and Hall of Famer Jason ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Meadow's Movement will be holding a fundraising event to help build Meadow's Playground, on Saturday, May 12 from noon to 4 p.m. at 111 SE Mizner Blvd. in Boca Raton, Florida.  Join Andrew Pollack for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, music, auction items, and celebrity meet and ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Parkland Cares is collecting donated items to show "love and gratitude" to Marjory Stoneman Douglas teachers and staff.  Items requested to be donated include gift cards, candy, health and beauty items, thank you notes, stationary, and any other items that teachers and staff would ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Marjory Stoneman Douglas students, volunteers, staff and alumni held a MSD Dance Marathon on Saturday and raised $66,283.17 for the Children's Miracle Network hospitals.  Mayor Christine Hunschofsky said, "There was great energy at the MSD Dance Marathon!  Amazing job by all the ...

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SUNRISE, FL - Thousands of South Florida residents gathered at the BB&T Center Monday night to experience “From Broadway With Love: A Benefit Concert for Parkland, USA.” The concert raised funds for the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on February 14. Musical ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Joe Gillette traveled to Parkland this past weekend to support Relay for Life of Parkland and Coral Springs, bringing with him 183 luminaria and $1,700 in donations from all over the country in support of the Relay Cares team at the Relay.  Read Joe's story here. At Relay, ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Relay for Life of Parkland and Coral Springs raised more than $75,000 to fight cancer this weekend.  Rachel Frydman, Event Co-Lead, and Kendra Walsh, Event Co-Lead, said, "The money raised will enable the American Cancer Society to help people fighting cancer with the programs and ...

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PARKLAND, FL - On Sunday, Parkland Golf & Country Club hosted "We Are Stoneman Douglas," a food and wine fundraiser benefiting the Marjory Stoneman Douglas victims and their families.  The sold-out event raised $264,191, according to event Co-Chair George Temel.  He donated 700 "We Are Stoneman ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Relay for Life of Parkland and Coral Springs raised more than $75,000 to fight cancer this weekend.  Rachel Frydman, Event Co-Lead, and Kendra Walsh, Event Co-Lead, said, "The money raised will enable the American Cancer Society to help people fighting cancer with the programs and ...

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PARKLAND, FL – Lori Alhadeff is on a mission to make schools safe.  Alhadeff, who lost her daughter, Alyssa, in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy, has created Make Schools Safe Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.  The organization will be holding a Women’s Round Robin Tennis Fundraiser on May 11 to ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students have put together a fund-raising public service announcement to raise funds for the victims' families. Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine said, "The Parkland community steps up," Michael Udine, Broward County Commissioner, said. "You ...

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PARKLAND, FL - The Stoneman Douglas Victims' Fund will hold town hall meetings on Tuesday, April 10 for those impacted by the tragedy and the general public.  The meetings will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Rick Case Arena at Nova Southeastern ...

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BROWARD COUNTY, FL - April is National Rebuilding Month and on Saturday, April 21, from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., volunteers are needed to assist with performing exterior improvements on homes in Broadview Park as part of the Broward Municipal Services District Minor Home Repair Pilot ...

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PARKLAND, FL – Members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student body, their parents and friends will “March For Our Lives” on Saturday. The march will honor the 17 students and staff that died during the February 14 shooting at the high school, according to an event press ...

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PARKLAND, FL - On Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Parkland Golf & Country Club will host its first food and wine fundraiser benefiting the Marjory Stoneman Douglas victims. Local South Florida restaurants will provide more than twenty different food, wine, and craft beer stations ...

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PARKLAND, FL - One month ago, TAPinto Parkland launched, seeking to help in the process of bringing our community together, show that Parkland and our Parkland community is special, and create an objective online local newspaper in the spirit of civic-minded journalist Marjory Stoneman Douglas.  ...

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PARKLAND, FL - For Andrew Pollack, the loss of his daughter Meadow Pollack in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy, has spurred him to focus his energies on improving school safety and build a playground to honor his daughter. Pollack said, "I had a vision of, instead of going to the cemetery, I ...

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PARKLAND, FL - On Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Parkland Golf & Country Club will host its first food and wine fundraiser benefiting the Marjory Stoneman Douglas victims. Local South Florida restaurants will provide more than twenty different food, wine, and craft beer stations ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Honor17 honors the seventeen victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy through random acts of kindness.  Tommy Maher, a firefighter in South Hempstead, Long Island, started Honor17 and drove across the country to be in Parkland for the past week performing acts of kindness and ...

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