IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Holiday Bridge Tournament Deals a Winning Hand

It’s no trick.  The 2018 Holiday Bridge Tournament was a winner! More than 90 card players partnered on November 28th to raise $25,000 to benefit our programs. Players dressed in festive attire for the tournament at Interlachen Country Club, where they enjoyed the beautiful holiday decor and a delicious lunch. Sincere appreciation to our Presenting Sponsor Panera […]

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Holiday Shopping Event

This holiday will be extra special for four foster families thanks to the generosity of the Phillips and Regilio families. Invitations were sent to the families – with 23 children between them – to meet at Walmart where they were surprised with a full-fledged holiday shopping spree and visits from Santa! This is the second year for […]

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Take a Bow! 2018 Partners in Philanthropy Honorees

Congratulations to several of FFC’s generous partners who were among those recognized at the Orlando Business Journal’s 2018 Partners in Philanthropy event on November 16th: Covelli Family LP Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Talk of the Town Restaurant Group  Wells Fargo The awards recognize companies and individuals who have shown outstanding personal and professional dedication in […]

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Chez Couture was Tres Magnifique!

Our 2018 Chez Couture event was a huge success and raised more than $130,000! The reception and fashion show were held at the fabulous home of our very generous donors – Kristen and Greg Knight – and our models rocked the runway in on-trend fashions from Bloomingdale’s Orlando, The Mall at Millenia. Everyone enjoyed the home’s […]

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Sip & Holiday Shop? Why Not!

Our friends at J.McLaughlin in Winter Park are celebrating the holiday season with a SIP&SHOP in support of kids in foster care on Wednesday, December 5, 11:00am – 5:30pm, hosted by Annette Ford. Enjoy light sips, bites and holiday shopping. 15% of sales will benefit Foundation for Foster Children. The store is located at 218 […]

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A FUN DAY AT FREEDOM RIDE – MEMORIES MADE!

For the first time in their lives, students experienced a visit to a Therapeutic Horse farm. Students learned horsemanship, and ground work. During this time, students engaged individually with the horses and learned how they provide emotional comfort to others. The kids had a great time and many said they would like to go again. It was […]

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LEARNING ABOUT COOL CAREERS!

Our kids had a very cool visit to CNTV recently where they had had the opportunity to learn about careers in video production and even experience working with a Green Screen themselves.  Here are some of the great photos from the visit.  Thank you Carrie Ferenac and all the CNTV team.

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