8
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of youth remain in school and are promoted next grade

56
95
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of youth graduate high school

1
68
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of HANDY Scholars graduate college

51
94
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of youth attending weekly tutoring improved

20
97
%

of youth improved school attendance

88
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

Thursday, 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.

Monday, June 4, 2018 | 6:00PM - 8:00PM

HANDY Connect - June 2018

Grille 401
401 East Las Olas Blvd.
When an agency does good work in the community, they attract the best people in the community. Come expand your network and enjoy a complimentary drink and light bites donated by JEY Hospitality.

Event sponsored by: State Farm Insurance, Centennial Bank, and Grille 401 Las Olas.

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

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of youth did not obtain new law violations

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of youth did not cause a pregnancy

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of youth did not use alcohol or drugs