67
97
%

of youth remain in school and are promoted next grade

23
95
%

of youth graduate high school

10
68
%

of HANDY Scholars graduate college

52
94
%

of youth attending weekly tutoring improved

77
97
%

of youth improved school attendance

16
92
%

of youth decreased risky behaviors

ABOUT

HANDY

HANDY’s mission is to achieve positive, lasting change for youth by providing life skills, education and a supportive community.

Founded in 1985, HANDY has met the needs of more than 45,000 Broward County children in foster and relative / non-relative care associated with the child dependency system.

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UPCOMING

EVENTS

Saturday, May 24, 2018 | 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

13th Annual Scholars Breakfast

Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina
2301 S.E. 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

HANDY’s 13th Annual Scholars Breakfast Presented by Hypower recognizes scholarship recipients from foster, relative and non-relative care who have beat the odds, and graduated from college within the last 12 months. Our signature celebration, now in its 13th year, will also honor the 2018 Champions of Children whose interest, vision and generous support have significantly contributed to HANDY’s continued success.

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HANDY is a proud recipient of funding from the following donors.
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of youth demonstrated improved interactions

33
100
%

of youth did not obtain new law violations

45
100
%

of youth did not cause a pregnancy

92
100
%

of youth did not use alcohol or drugs