Voices for Children of Broward County Announces the 2021-2022 Board of Directors and Four New Board Members

The staff and board of Voices for Children of Broward County are delighted to introduce the 2021-2022 board of directors and to announce the appointment of four new board members. John Calabrese, Carlos DeBrito, Dr. Christine Mastandrea, and Luz Carime Reveiz have been appointed as new members to the board of directors. Meet our newest…

Voices for Children of Broward County’s President & CEO Thanks Outgoing Board Chair, Arielle Capuano

This summer marked the end of Board Chairwomanship for Arielle Capuano. Fortunately for us, Arielle isn’t going anywhere. She becomes our Immediate Past Chair and will continue to serve on our Executive Committee. Arielle has done an outstanding job as board chair by shaping our organization for the past six and a half years. Voices…

Dream BIG Grad Fund

With the school year coming to an end, we can’t ignore our children who, despite the odds stacked against them, have persevered and are preparing to graduate high school. With your help, we hope to make this exciting new chapter for them something to remember forever. Make a donation to the Dream BIG Grad Fund…

The Fostering Hope: Transitioning into Adulthood Program

The Fostering Hope: Transitioning into Adulthood Program Closes a critical gap for youth who are preparing for their transition to exit the foster care system towards independent living. Serving youth ranging in age from 17- 22, our multi-faceted approach ensures youth receive the guidance to support housing, employment, education, wellness, and other needs they may…

The Thrive Program

The Thrive Program Is a unique program that invites children served through Voices to experiences that are enriching, engaging, and stimulating on a monthly basis. The program provides children with the opportunity to take part in cultural, educational, and overall empowering programming focused on civic engagement, global citizenship, sports, STEM, outdoor conservation, healthy living, and…

Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month National Child Abuse Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promotes the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During the month of April and throughout the year, communities are encouraged to increase awareness and provide education and support…

The Olive Branch Foundation Fund

The Olive Branch Foundation The Olive Branch Foundation was founded in 2009 with the mission to increase awareness around the need for domestic adoption and foster care. In addition to providing awareness about adoption and foster care, The Olive Branch Foundation has established a specialized fund at Voices for Children of Broward County (Voices) to…

School Break Food Program

School Break Food Program bridges the gap in nutrition during the Thanksgiving, winter, and spring breaks by providing nutritious meals while school is not in session.  The Program is designed to reduce barriers to ensure that children have access to the nutritious meals they need to grow, learn and play during break and to help…

Dream BIG Days

Dream BIG Days Provide an opportunity for the children to experience enriching venues, cultural institutions, and events throughout the year. Because children frequently feel they are at fault for being removed from their home, efforts to build self-esteem, self-worth, and confidence through celebration and enriching opportunities is paramount. These days provide a great opportunity for…