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BCPS Community Involvement Awards – “Catch the Spirit”

Tuesday, April 08, 2014
 
WHO:  
Broward County Public Schools, School Board Members, Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, District Staff and Community Members
 
WHAT:
BCPS Community Involvement Awards Presents “Catch the Spirit,” celebrating BCPS outstanding volunteers, mentors, business partners and parent involvement award nominees and winners.
 
WHEN:
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Breakfast, 9 a.m.  
Program, 10 a.m.
 
WHERE:         
Parker Playhouse
707 NE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
                       
WHY: 
More than 35,000 individual community members and 2,700 business and community partners provide support to BCPS students. These efforts generate one million hours of volunteer service and $4 million in cash and in-kind donations. The Community Involvement Awards event recognizes and rewards the efforts of all the individuals and organizations that give so much to BCPS students and schools.
 
Media are invited to cover this event.

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ABOUT BROWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States, the second largest in the state of Florida and the largest fully accredited K-12 and adult school district in the nation. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 229 schools and education centers and 94 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 130 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit (browardschools.com), follow us on Twitter (@Browardschools) and like us on Facebook @ (facebook.com/browardschools).bottom