Mission Statement: Boca Helping Hands provides food and emergency assistance to meet basic human need and long-term solutions to break the cycle of dependence. We serve a hot, nutritious lunch, Monday through Saturday, as well as a Family Night Dinner on Thursday Evenings. We also distribute pantry bags of perishable and non-perishable food, and through our Resource Center we provide referrals and limited financial assistance to qualified Boca Raton residents in crisis. The Job Mentoring Program provides guidance and “Life Skills” and computer classes for those seeking gainful employment to break the cycle of poverty. Job Training through our Social Enterprise, Esperanza Catering at Boca Helping Hands. This is a three Phase program where our clients learn the skills needed to work in the Hospitality Industry. Volunteer opportunities abound for both individuals and companies looking for a new approach to team building.
Member Since: 2002