3rd Annual Heroes Luncheon
FLITE Center to host 3rd Annual Heroes Luncheon entitled “Soaring” on Wednesday, December 9th via Zoom.
· The Luncheon will pay tribute to the unsung heroes from our community who champion young people in need of a Hero.
The event will honor FLITE Center partners, funders and front-line staff from partnering organizations that support and dedicate their lives to impacting the lives of our youth.
· The Awards & Honorees will include:
o The Albert and Beatriz Miniaci- TIL System of Care Lifetime Heroes Award: Kirk Brown, CEO of HANDY and
Elizabeth Wynter, Executive Director of Selfless Love Foundation
o “Ultimate” Acts of Kindness: Ultimate
Kronos Group, Mike Rizo, Eamonn Caulfield, Ashley Gordon and Mady Sotolongo
o The Gore Family Memorial Foundation – “YouMatter” Award: Citrix
o TIL System of Care Impact Award: United Way of Broward County’s Project Lifeline
o TIL Youth Hero Award: TBA
o TIL System of Care Hero Award: TBA
o TIL Collaborator of the Year: TBA
o Unsung Heroes Award: TBA
· All proceeds will benefit FLITE Center and their mission to guide those aging out of foster care and other vulnerable youth for a successful transition to independence through housing, education, employment, and system of care coordination.
· At any given time, there are approximately 600 youth between the age of 18 and 23 that have exited the foster care system in Broward County and another 120 youth that are getting prepared for their transition out on their own. FLITE Center is a resource to connect young adults aging out of foster care with the full range of assistance that’s available in the community.
After registration, you will receive an email with login information.
DETAILS: Individual Tickets are $50 per person and can be purchased here: https://flitecenter.org/luncheon
Sponsorship opportunities available. For any additional questions about tickets or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Maria Vo at email@example.com or 954-540-7825.