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School Supplies

Thank you to the anonymous donor who provided us with backpacks filled with supplies. We are still in need of school supplies. Below are the organizations that are participating in FRIENDS School Supply Drive: Seacoast Bank, 2839 Clayton Crossing Way, Oviedo, FL Waterford Lakes Town Center 413 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando Flippers Pizza, 4498 Alafaya...

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Chief Chudnow Visit

Thank you Chief Jeff Chudnow for visiting our house and answering questions regarding the law; from truancy to probation and much more. So proud of our girls who asked some very good questions

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Charity of Choice Award

FRIENDS was the “Charity of Choice” for the 31st Annual Golf Tournament. In addition to the donation, FRIENDS received custom commemorative coin with our logo. A check was presented by our Mayor Buddy Dyer.

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Joseph Davila

“On his way to a college basketball team, not because of a village, but a kid he connected with on a basketball court. ” Insightful article written by George Diaz, Orlando Sentinel, on one of our former clients, Joseph Davila. Help us Congratulate Joseph! http://fw.to/MUnmMII

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Flippers Announcement

SAVE THE DATE! MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!!! Thursday, September 17, 2015, Flippers Pizzeria will sponsor a fundraiser at the UCF location: UCF / ALAFAYA 4498 N. Alafaya Trail, Suite 352 Orlando, FL 32826 Dine out, carryout or delivery, Flippers will donate 20% of the generated food and drinks sales back to FRIENDS organization. More information and...

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Mini- Golf Outing

Thank you Barbara Bergstrom for your donation of 3 four somes for the Annual Eti-Keys Golf Tournament at Pirates Cove on International drive. Our girls had fun and loved the ice cream and door prizes!

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Subaru of America Foundation featured FRIENDS

Subaru of America Foundation featured FRIENDS in their online magazine, Drive.Subaru.com., with a well-written article on FRIENDS mentoring, tutoring and residential services for our foster children. Thank you Subaru not only for the grant, but also the recognition of our services that is making a difference in our community. ‪#‎SWAT‬, http://drive.subaru.com/sum15-friends-children-families.aspx