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Bowl for Change @ Manor Lanes
Aug 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

On Saturday, August 3, 2019, the Jack & Jill Children’s Center Young Professionals Group is holding our annual charity bowling tournament, with proceeds to benefit Jack & Jill Children’s Center, at Manor Lanes (1517 NE 26th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305). Individual registration is $25. Team registration (6 people) is $120. Registration includes 2 games, shoe rental, & 1 beer pitcher per team. Enjoy bowling, a full bar, live DJ, raffle prizes, & an arcade! Sponsorship opportunities are also available! All proceeds benefit the children at Jack & Jill Children’s Center.

 

Who are the Young Professionals?

Jack & Jill’s Young Professionals are passionate about making the lives of the children and families of Jack & Jill Children’s Center better through raising community awareness and fundraising.

 

WHAT IS THE “CHANGE THE ODDS” CAMPAIGN?

The Jack & Jill Children’s Center Young Professionals is a networking group of individuals ages 21-40 who are dedicated to serving their local community. The main goals of the Young Professionals are to provide community awareness, volunteer services, program assistance, and financial support for Jack & Jill Children’s Center. For more information, please visit www.jackandjillcenter.org/waystohelp/young-professionals/.

TicketS and Sponsorships AVAILABLE NOW!

Oct
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Harvest Social @ One Door East
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Get your tickets now for the Annual Friends Board Harvest Social on Thursday, October 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at One Door East (620 Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301). Tickets include 2 drinks and appetizers and all proceeds provide Thanksgiving meals for the children and families at Jack & Jill Children’s Center.

One Door East is a Tapas Restaurant Concept with a stylish menu that offers guests the opportunity to choose from dozens of “small” or “large” sized plates. Many of these plates are cooked on an Oak-Wood Fired Grill, creating an American-style Casual Fine Dining experience. Check out their website to learn more: https://onedooreast.com.

Please RSVP to Jenn Swercheck, Director of Marketing and Special Events at Jack & Jill Children’s Center, by Monday, October 14th at jswercheck@jackandjillcenter.org or (954) 463 – 8772, ext. 206.

The ticket window has been turned off. Tickets can be purchased at the door!

Dec
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Men of Style @ The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We are so thrilled to announce that Bill Hawk is representing our organization! Thank you Bill and The Galleria of Fort Lauderdale for this opportunity! The hottest event of the year, Men of Style is on Thursday, December 5th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.

VIP Tickets are SOLD OUT and General Admission Tickets can be purchased HERE. Please select Bill Hawk/ Jack & Jill Children’s Center as the Man/ Organization that you support on the first page of your registration. 

 

Mar
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Spring Social @ Even Keel - Fish & Oyster
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Friends of Jack & Jill Children’s Center for their annual Spring Social on Thursday, March 5th from 6 to 8 PM at Even Keel – Fish & Oyster (4100 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308). Event tickets are $35 per person and include 2 complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres. All proceeds benefit the children and families at Jack & Jill Children’s Center.
Tickets can be purchased below until March 5th, 2020 at noon. Tickets will be available at the door.

If you have questions or would like to purchase tickets over the phone, please contact Jenn Swercheck at jswercheck@jackandjillcenter.org or (954) 463-8772, ext. 206.

About the Friends of Jack & Jill
The Friends of Jack & Jill Children’s Center was established in 1999 to provide Jack & Jill with financial support, volunteer services,  program assistance and community awareness. Since its inception, the Friends have raised over $4 million through membership and special events, and have volunteered countless hours to improve the lives of the Center’s children and families. Learn more, HERE.

About Even Keel
Even Keel celebrates the philosophies of sustainability and localism. Their style is “modern Floridian coastal” dining, highlighting the season’s vibrant, locally sourced bounty from both land and sea. Learn more, HERE.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR.

Jun
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Run For the Kids @ Anywhere, USA
Jun 19 – Jun 21 all-day
Jul
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Power Lunch @ Anywhere, USA
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm

The 20th Annual Power Lunch will assist in providing scholarships for children of high need, working families in our community. Jack & Jill works to break the barriers of social and educational inequity by providing high quality early childhood education to all children, regardless of income, so that they may reach their greatest potential. Additionally, parents receive family support and wrap around services including career guidance, educational advancement opportunities, financial planning and case management. For our children and families, Jack & Jill is their greatest hope to provide a stable future and break their cycle of poverty. We hope that you will join us in support of a brighter future for our children and families!

Sponsorship and Registration options coming soon!

Sep
12
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Flip Flops on the Docks @ Anywhere, USA
Sep 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join the Friends of Jack & Jill on Saturday, September 12 from 8:00 to 9:00 PM EST for a VIRTUAL tropical-themed bash as they host the 15th Annual MEDNAX Flip Flops on the Docks, presented by the 550 Building. Featuring live-streamed entertainment, “At-Home VIP Party Kits”, and an exciting online auction, it’s going to be a night of tropical fun… from the safety of home!   Enjoy pre and post party entertainment by The Weedline Band!

The virtual event is free to attend with advance registration, and guests are invited to bring the party right into their living rooms with live streamed performances by The Weedline Band! Additionally, all registered attendees will automatically be entered in a raffle to win a weekend stay at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.

Guests can enhance their experience with our custom-curated “At-Home VIP Party Kits”, sponsored by The Macdonald Family, featuring tropical style food and themed drinks catered by Lauderdale Yacht Club! The “At-Home VIP Party Kits” can be purchased below for $100 and include: access to the live feed of the event with entertainment by The Weedline Band, and (1) entry into the raffle, and culinary eats and spirits for 2 adults:
Spicy Grilled Shrimp Skewers
Moroccan Chicken Lollipops
Cold Polynesian Noodle Salad
• Veggie Kabob
•Tropical Salsa and Chips
Mini Key Lime Pies
A Quart of Lauderdale Yacht Club’s Famous Tropical Rum Punch

VIP Party Kit Pick-Up Info:
Date: Saturday, September 12th
Location: Lauderdale Yacht Club, 1725 SE 12th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
IMPORTANT: You must choose a specific 30 minute time slot to pick up your VIP Party Kit in order to meet social distancing guidelines. Please email jswercheck@jackandjillcenter.org  with your preferred time of 4:00, 4:30 or 5:30.

Our extensive online auction portion of the event, featuring fabulous offerings including travel packages, restaurant gift certificates and sporting packages, will kick-off on Monday, September 7th at 12:00 PM EST and will close on Saturday, September 12th at 11:59 PM EST.

The deadline to register or purchase “At-Home VIP Party Kits” is September 4th at midnight! Sponsorship opportunities are still available!

All proceeds from Flip Flops on the Docks will provide scholarships to low-income, working families in the community. Through their programs, Jack & Jill aims to break the barriers of social and educational inequity by providing high quality early childhood education to all children, regardless of income, so that they may reach their greatest potential.

Oct
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Drive-In Movie @ MASS District
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm

Oct
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Trunk-or-Treat @ Salvation Army/Madelaine Halmos Academy
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Registration is NOT required to drive-through Trunk or Treat

If you are interested in volunteering at the event and/or decorating your car as one of the “trunks” Click Here, or contact awortsman@jackandjillcenter.org


Please fill out the form below to sponsor or make a donation

Dec
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Light Up Downtown @ Stiles Plaza
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

THANK YOU TO OUR EVENT SPONSORS AND CORPORATE PARTNERS!