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Our Friends at CSC Broward

Our Friends at CSC Broward

BOARD GIVING PARTNERSHIP SPONSORSHIP
We would like to introduce you to one of the organizations in our Firewall Family today. You may have seen...
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Appreciating our Firewall Graduates

GRADUATES HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
On June 30th, we had the opportunity to host 15 high school graduate students at our Orange Park Center. Dividing...
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Making Firewall History!

GRADUATES HIGH SCHOOL LOCAL STUDENTS
This is an exciting year for Firewall! We have the most seniors graduating of all Firewall history. This program has...
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Make an Impact with Us

CAREER MENTORING MENTORS STAFF TUTORING
Operations at Firewall are steamrolling straight into the summer. We are on an expedition looking for new Mentors to join...
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Behind the Scenes

LOCAL PARTNERSHIP
Firewall strives to help students achieve academic success and build character, but another priority is meeting the needs of their...
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A Day in the Life of a Mentor

ACADEMICS MENTORING TUTORING
From day one of COVID-19 shutting down daily activities, events, and socializing, we've been hard at work helping our community....
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Virtual Tutoring

ACADEMICS MENTORING TUTORING
COVID-19 has impacted us all. The world has been essentially shut down, but  Firewall Centers wanted to create a sense...
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Student to Mentor

ACADEMICS GRADUATES MENTORING
Transforming students into servant leaders is at the core of what we do here at Firewall Centers. A perfect way...
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Church Leader’s Breakfast

EVENTS LOCAL PARTNERSHIP
On March 5th, Firewall Centers hosted an amazing breakfast at Community Christian Church where pastors and leaders from churches across...
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3 Techniques to Help in your Child’s Learning

ACADEMICS PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT STUDENTS
  We've all at one point or another had difficulty learning something. Whether it was Chemistry in high school, Algebra...
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February Newsletter 2020

GIVING HIGH SCHOOL MENTORING NEWSLETTERS TUTORING
AmeriCorps Training We are happy that so many college and post college students want to be a part of what...
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December Newsletter 2019

NEWSLETTERS PARTNERSHIP STUDENTS TUTORING
Thanksgiving Has Been Served When you think of Thanksgiving most think of a relaxed, fulfilling time with family and friends....
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November Newsletter 2019

GIVING MENTORS NEWSLETTERS
Mentoring Matters! Firewall Family, meet Nick. Nick is one of our Americorps mentors and has been working at Plantation High...
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January Newsletter 2020

BOARD NEWSLETTERS STUDENTS
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year This year, one of our board members, Aaron McKee, and his wife Toni,...
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January AmeriCorps Training

MENTORS STAFF
The AmeriCorps Firewall mentors who serve at our centers are so important and play a huge role in the lives...
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Serving the Seniors

HIGH SCHOOL LOCAL
This year, Firewall Centers aims to focus and expand its already prevalent service footprint in Broward County. Students who are...
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National Mentor Month

MENTOR BLOG MENTORING PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
All around the world different months of the year are given "month-long observances." April is Autism Awareness month, February is...
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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

BOARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LOCAL STUDENTS
When thinking about Christmas time, everyone pictures their own special traditions and the ways that make it feel like Christmas...
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Exciting Collaboration with Harvest Drive

NEWS PARTNERSHIP
Firewall Centers strives to deepen its impact on families by working collaboratively with other organizations. Firewall and Harvest Drive have...
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Operation Christmas Child

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Every year we partner with Samaritan's Purse during the holiday season to make a difference. Operation Christmas Child, which is...
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Thanksgiving Has Been Served

GIVING NEWS PARTNERSHIP
When you think of Thanksgiving most think of a relaxed, fulfilling time with family and friends. Our biggest problems are...
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We Couldn’t Have Done it Without You!

EVENTS GIVING
Giving Tuesday was a great success for Firewall Centers with generous donors offering to match dollar for dollar your end...
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Arnold’s Story

GRADUATES STUDENTS VIDEOS
"Firewall has always provided a safe and comfortable learning environment. The mentors have guided me to where I am now....
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Mentoring Matters

HIGH SCHOOL MENTORING MENTORS
Firewall Family, meet Nick. Nick is one of our Americorps mentors and has been working at Plantation High School for...
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November is philanthropy month!

GIVING LOCAL
As an attorney who has worked within the philanthropic community assisting both charities and individual donors, one vehicle of giving...
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October Newsletter 2019

NEWSLETTERS
Hello from Firewall Centers! Some of you may have noticed that Firewall Centers is sporting a brand new logo. It's an exciting...
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Firewall is looking for an Elementary Program Director to join their team!

Firewall is looking for an Elementary Program Director to join their team!

STAFF
Elementary Program Director Job Description Job Mission: The Firewall Program Director ensures that their assigned Firewall Center(s) operate effectively and...
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Student to Mentor: Why Mentoring Matters

MENTOR BLOG
Our Firewall Mentors are the core of what we do to transform students into servant leaders. Some of our best...
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August 2019 Newsletter

August 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Firewall Opens Two Centers! We are so excited to announce that we have successfully opened two new centers at Horizon...
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21st Century Community Learning Center RFP

21st Century Community Learning Center RFP

NEWS
Firewall Centers, will be submitting a proposal in response to the 21st Century Community Learning Center Request for Proposals. Through...
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July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Though school is officially out for summer, Firewall's work continues. This summer, we offered a six-week program in a mobile...
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June 2019 Newsletter

June 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Meet John, an AmeriCorps Firewall Mentor that worked daily with our Western High School students this past school year. John...
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May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our Servant Leader Celebration hosted by Eric Yutzy was amazing! Our keynote speaker, Anita Fain Taylor, shared with the students...
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April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Meet De’Andre, a Firewall student. De'Andre didn't think he'd be able to graduate, but now he's graduating a year early!...
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March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Soroptimist International of Davie visited our Western High School Center and shared their 'Dream It, Be It' curriculum that provides career support...
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February 2019 Newsletter

February 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
For the second year in a row, our students and mentors gave handmade Valentine’s Day cards to over 200 elderly...
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January 2019 Newsletter

January 2019 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
This Christmas, we gave each student at our Walker Elementary Center their own stuffed animal donated by Barry University students...
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Good News South Florida – Church United funds new Firewall Center

Good News South Florida – Church United funds new Firewall Center

NEWS
To read more about Firewall Centers, visit firewallcenters.org/aboutus To view the entire January edition, visit https://digital.goodnewsfl.org/2019/January/30/#zoom=z      
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December 2018 Newsletter

December 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Firewall was presented with a check from Church United for $28,073 to help fund our new Center this year, Walker...
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November 2018 Newsletter

November 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
One of our Firewall Mentors, Malkia, cried when she was told she'd be packing a present for Operation Christmas Child...
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October 2018 Newsletter

October 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
On Tuesday, October 9th we held our Student-to-Leader Luncheon! Abner Molina, a Firewall graduate, shared his story and talked about some of...
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Walker Elementary Opens- An Interview with Firewall’s Curriculum Specialist

Walker Elementary Opens- An Interview with Firewall’s Curriculum Specialist

NEWSLETTERS
Meet Caitlin, Firewall’s Curriculum Specialist! She recently completed her Master’s in Elementary Education at Nova Southeastern University. There she learned...
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September 2018 Newsletter

September 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Welcome our newest Firewall Center…Walker Elementary! The neighborhood surrounding Walker Elementary has a higher rate of childhood poverty than almost...
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Firewall Centers receives $2,500 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation

Firewall Centers receives $2,500 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation

PRESS
Davie, Fla. (Aug. 2nd, 2018) – The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank America's Most Convenient Bank™,...
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August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our AmeriCorps Firewall Mentors and Lead Mentors attended our training to prepare for the school year! “I joined Firewall...because I...
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July 2018 Newsletter

July 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We hope you're having an amazing summer so far! We want to share an incredible story with you about Zack...
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June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We had an incredible 2017-2018 school year! To finish the year, we had our Servant Leader Celebration, where we honored...
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May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our Fifth Annual Serve-A-Thon was a great success! Our students participated in seven service projects across Broward County, including feeding...
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April 2018 Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Meet Nakita, a 9th grader who started at Firewall in 6th grade. This past year has been very difficult for Nakita...
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March 2018 Newsletter

March 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our High School students are career ready! Retired businessman, Bob Jablonski, and Firewall’s Executive Director, Andy Fernandez, visited our 3...
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February 2018 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
For Valentine’s Day, our students and mentors gave handmade cards to over 400 residents at three different elderly care centers...
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January 2018 – We reached our matching challenge goal!

January 2018 – We reached our matching challenge goal!

NEWSLETTERS
We Reached Our Matching Challenge Goal! We would like to thank everyone who made it possible for us to reach...
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December 2017 Newsletter – Firewall helps student receive $5000 in scholarships!

December 2017 Newsletter – Firewall helps student receive $5000 in scholarships!

NEWSLETTERS
It's almost 2018, and our high school seniors are busy preparing for the next steps in their lives. One of...
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November 2017 Newsletter

November 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
This month, we would like to highlight two service projects that our students participated in as well as our successful...
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October 2017 Newsletter

October 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
This month, we were recognized for a prestigious award and formed a new partnership in our community to provide the...
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September 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
School started back up this past week after a short break for Hurricane Irma. We are thankful to say that...
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August 2017 Newsletter

August 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
The 2017 - 2018 school year is officially underway! This week, we welcomed returning and new students at our Centers...
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July 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Summer 2017 has been a great one for Firewall. We successfully launched three summer programs, and we also won a...
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Meet the Mentors – Pt. 1

Meet the Mentors – Pt. 1

MENTOR BLOG
*** Firewall Centers sat down with Nirmel to learn about all his experience as a Mentor at Firewall.  *** Q:...
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June 2017 Newsletter

June 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
The school year is officially over and our summer programs have begun! Here are some end-of-year announcements and a recap...
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May 2017 Newsletter

May 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
The school year is coming to a close, and it's hard to believe that Serve-A-Thon was almost one month ago!...
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400 At-Risk Students Complete a Countywide Day of Service

400 At-Risk Students Complete a Countywide Day of Service

PRESS
400 At-Risk Students Complete a Countywide Day of Service  Firewall Centers’ participants are given a hands-on opportunity to learn that...
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April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our annual Serve-A-Thon is just 2 weeks away, and we wanted to share some success stories from our Blanche Ely...
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March 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
March is in full swing, and we wanted to give you an update on our speaker series, share an awesome...
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February 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
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Firewall Centers Receives $10,000 from Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund

Firewall Centers Receives $10,000 from Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (Feb. 13th, 2017) – Firewall Centers received a generous $10,000 grant from the Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund, a McCormick...
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Rotary Club of Fort Lauderdale North Beach Gives $10,000 towards expansion of Firewall Centers programs

Rotary Club of Fort Lauderdale North Beach Gives $10,000 towards expansion of Firewall Centers programs

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (Jan. 4th, 2017) – The Rotary Club of Fort Lauderdale North Beach generously donated $10,000 to Firewall Centers...
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Firewall Family Dinner 2016

Firewall Family Dinner 2016

NEWS
On November 4th, Firewall hosted its first family dinner with over 150 in attendance at Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale. Guests...
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Generous Grant from United Way of Broward County Helps Firewall Centers Provide 75 At-Risk Youth at Pompano Beach Middle School with an Opportunity to Not Only Survive, But Thrive

Generous Grant from United Way of Broward County Helps Firewall Centers Provide 75 At-Risk Youth at Pompano Beach Middle School with an Opportunity to Not Only Survive, But Thrive

PRESS
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. (August 31, 2016) – Firewall Centers, a non-profit organization that offers free after-school tutoring, mentoring, and leadership...
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Firewall Centers receives AmeriCorps Grant to Support the Academic Success of Broward County Students

Firewall Centers receives AmeriCorps Grant to Support the Academic Success of Broward County Students

PRESS
AmeriCorps Firewall is chosen as one of ten Florida-based AmeriCorps programs to be welcomed into the Corporation for National and...
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July 2016 Newsletter

July 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our very first summer program at Lauderhill 6-12! "I didn't know how to solve equations and I learned it here....
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Summer Program at Lauderhill 6-12

Summer Program at Lauderhill 6-12

ACADEMICS
  Firewall partnered with Lauderhill 6-12 STEM-MED Magnet School, where we just finished our first program school year, to launch...
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June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We won! Andres and Alison Avayu (Piccolo Ristorante, Jennifer Kovach (Jim Moran Institute), Andy Fernandez (Firewall Centers) We won the Greater...
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400 At-Risk Students Take Broward County by Storm

400 At-Risk Students Take Broward County by Storm

PRESS
 Participants in the Firewall Centers’ After-School Program learn firsthand what it means to serve others at the 3rd annual Serve-A-Thon DAVIE,...
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April 2016 Newsletter

April 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Meet Victoria. Her story of transformation did not happen overnight. She has been part of Firewall since sixth grade and...
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March 2016 Newsletter

March 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Keep Giving Back at Serve-A-Thon Our third annual Serve-A-Thon is right around the corner! Our 400 students and their mentors...
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February 2016 Newsletter

February 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We are a FINALIST! Our founder, Andy Fernandez, was nominated as one of the three finalists for the Non-Profit Leader of...
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January 2016 Newsletter

January 2016 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Our motivation for the year Right before Thanksgiving, the mom of one of our students called and shared some terrible...
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Firewall Centers receives $7,500 grant from Bank United to change student lives

Firewall Centers receives $7,500 grant from Bank United to change student lives

PRESS
MIAMI LAKES, Fla. (Dec. 22nd, 2015) – Bank United awarded Firewall Centers a generous $7,500 grant to further the organization’s vision...
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December 2015 Newsletter

December 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
As the holidays draw closer, we are reminded that this season is truly about "Giving Back," which is a principle...
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Firewall Centers receives $5,000 grant from the Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation

Firewall Centers receives $5,000 grant from the Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation

PRESS
POMPANO, Fla. (Dec. 14th, 2015) – The Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation provided Firewall Centers with a generous $5,000 grant to expand...
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Firewall Centers partners with Take Stock in Children to achieve one goal: changed lives.

Firewall Centers partners with Take Stock in Children to achieve one goal: changed lives.

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (Nov. 12th, 2015) – Nine Firewall students were awarded a two year Florida pre-paid scholarship from the Take Stock...
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November 2015 Newsletter

November 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, we have a lot of new developments to be thankful for. In the last couple...
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Firewall Centers Hosts Annual Student-to-Leader Luncheon

Firewall Centers Hosts Annual Student-to-Leader Luncheon

PRESS
Firewall Centers hosted its annual Student-to-Leader Luncheon on Wednesday, October 28. The luncheon gave Firewall the opportunity to share its...
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Women of StrikeForce 421 Provide Generous Gift to Firewall Centers

Women of StrikeForce 421 Provide Generous Gift to Firewall Centers

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. – Firewall Centers was selected as the top finalist for StrikeForce 421’s annual Giving Circle fund. As a...
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October 2015 Newsletter

October 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
With the changes that come with the fall season, we are also seeing incredible changes in our students. As the...
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Firewall Centers receives $50,000 grant from The Jim Moran Foundation to expand its program at Crystal Lake Middle School

Firewall Centers receives $50,000 grant from The Jim Moran Foundation to expand its program at Crystal Lake Middle School

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (September 29, 2015) – Firewall Centers was awarded a generous $50,000 grant from The Jim Moran Foundation to...
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Walmart supports expansion of Firewall Centers programs with $10,000 grant

Walmart supports expansion of Firewall Centers programs with $10,000 grant

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (Sept. 16th, 2015) – The local Walmart Stores in Broward County along with the Walmart Foundation granted Firewall...
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September 2015 Newsletter

September 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
The 2015-2016 school year is officially in full swing, and we are off to a great start! Our mentors have...
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Firewall Centers Receives Third Year of Funding for School is Cool Program at Bair and Plantation Middle Schools

Firewall Centers Receives Third Year of Funding for School is Cool Program at Bair and Plantation Middle Schools

PRESS
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. (August 24, 2015) – Firewall Centers receives $50,000 from the Community Foundation of Broward (CFB) and $50,000...
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PNC Bank Continues Support of Firewall Centers with Grant

PNC Bank Continues Support of Firewall Centers with Grant

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. – In June of 2015, Firewall Centers was awarded a $10,000 grant by the PNC Foundation to impact...
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August 2015 Newsletter

August 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
With August winding down, we hope that you and your family have enjoyed a wonderful summer together. We are eagerly...
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July 2015 Newsletter

July 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We hope you had an amazing Fourth of July weekend with your family and friends! This year, Firewall will be in eight...
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AT&T Grant Supports Firewall Centers – Help At-Risk Youth Succeed

AT&T Grant Supports Firewall Centers – Help At-Risk Youth Succeed

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (June 4th, 2015) – Firewall Centers was awarded a generous $25,000.00 grant from AT&T to expand its T.H.I.N.K. Leadership...
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June 2015 Newsletter

June 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Everyone from our firewall family, mentors, volunteers and donors made this year a successful one! One of our volunteers expressed...
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May 2015 Newsletter

May 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Lots of exciting things have been taking place within Firewall and this community we serve! Our students were able to...
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At-Risk Students Complete Service Projects for Others in Need

At-Risk Students Complete Service Projects for Others in Need

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (May 3rd, 2015) –On Saturday, May 2nd, over 315 Firewall students, their mentors, staff, and volunteers engaged in service...
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Sun Sentinel Doyle Award for Nonprofit Excellence

Sun Sentinel Doyle Award for Nonprofit Excellence

PRESS
We are honored to announce that we are the recipients of the Doyle Award for Nonprofit Excellence, an award that spotlights 1...
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April 2015 Newsletter

April 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Meet Christopher, A sixth grader from the Crystal Lake Middle School center. The transformation he has experienced is the reason...
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Firewall Centers Plans to Raise $100,000 by Serving Others

Firewall Centers Plans to Raise $100,000 by Serving Others

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (April 2nd, 2015) – On Saturday, May 2nd, Firewall Centers’ students, together with their mentors and volunteers will participate...
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March 2015 Newsletter

March 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
With Spring Break just around the corner, students are already making plans to hit up the beach, sleep in, and hang...
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Firewall Centers Receives Children’s Services Council ‘Collective Impact for Youth’ Award

Firewall Centers Receives Children’s Services Council ‘Collective Impact for Youth’ Award

PRESS
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Feb. 13th, 2015) – Firewall Centers was awarded ‘Collective Impact for Youth’ at the Fifth Annual South Florida...
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February 2015 Newsletter

February 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
 Firewall wins Children's Services Council Collective Impact for Youth Award at Academy Awards! On Friday, February 13th, our founder, Andy...
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Sun-Sentinel Children’s Fund Continued Partnership with Firewall Centers

Sun-Sentinel Children’s Fund Continued Partnership with Firewall Centers

PRESS
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 2nd, 2015) – Firewall Centers was awarded $10,000 through the Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund, a McCormick Foundation...
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Firewall Centers Nominated Finalist for Broward 211 ‘Collective Impact for Youth Award’

Firewall Centers Nominated Finalist for Broward 211 ‘Collective Impact for Youth Award’

PRESS
OAKLAND PARK, Fla. (Jan. 21st, 2015) – Firewall Centers was nominated as a finalist for the fifth annual South Florida Community Care...
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Broward College and Firewall Centers collaborate to improve local community on MLK Day of Service

Broward College and Firewall Centers collaborate to improve local community on MLK Day of Service

PRESS
DAVIE, Fla. (Jan. 20th, 2015) – On Monday, Jan. 19th, Firewall Centers’ new modular was renovated thanks to the generous $3,377.04...
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January 2015 Newsletter

January 2015 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
From award nominations to community events, Firewall Centers is starting 2015 with a bang! Firewall Centers was nominated as one of...
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December 2014 Newsletter

December 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
As 2014 comes to a close, we first want to express our thankfulness for your support and for the dedication...
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Student-To-Leader Luncheon 2014

Student-To-Leader Luncheon 2014

STAFF
  Our Annual Luncheon took place on Thursday, November 6th at the Signature Grand. We have witnessed first-hand our student’s...
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November 2014 Newsletter

November 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Thank You All! This Thanksgiving, we will sit down to  eat a traditional Thanksgiving meal, but first pause to think...
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October 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Thank You Gap! Last month, Firewall’s Pompano Beach Middle School Center was pleased to host a group of Gap clothing...
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Gap Store Managers Serve Firewall Center Students

Gap Store Managers Serve Firewall Center Students

PRESS
September 30th, 2014 On Tuesday, Firewall’s Pompano Beach Middle School Center was pleased to host a group of Gap clothing...
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September 2014 Newsletter

September 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
FIREWALL IS AT FULL SPEED! It’s our biggest year yet with 7 centers up and running and serving almost 400...
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August 2014 Newsletter

August 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
MEET THE FIREWALL TEAM! We want to take a second to welcome backall of our returning staff and give a...
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Kathy

Kathy

GRADUATES
Kathy has been a part of the Firewall program since she was in the 6th grade. Janeth Fernandez says “I...
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July 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Firewall’s First Annual Servant Leader Scholarship! PRESENTED TO GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS ANNALYSE DEFRANK AND KATHIA CARRANZA     Kathy...
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Annalyse

Annalyse

GRADUATES
Annalyse also came to Firewall in the 6th grade, but we have known her since she was in 4th grade...
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June 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Firewall Celebrates Another Successful Year!  2013/14 Awards Ceremony Wow, what a year! It was incredible to see all of our...
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Happy, happy happy!

PARENT RESOURCES
There’s a lot of talk about HAPPINESS these days… How to find happiness, the benefits of happiness, and what does...
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May 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Serv A Thon 2014 On Saturday, May 3rd, Firewall Students along with their Firewall mentors, Regent Bank volunteers, and other community...
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Firewall Founders Awarded “Broward Citizens of the Year 2014”

Firewall Founders Awarded “Broward Citizens of the Year 2014”

PRESS
Congratulations to our faithful founders Andy and Janeth Fernandez who on behalf of Firewall Centers were recognized “for outstanding commitment...
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April 2014 Newsletter

April 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
THIS SPRING, A MOVEMENT UNLIKE ANY OTHER WILL TAKE PLACE IN OUR COMMUNITY AS FIREWALL HOSTS ITS FIRST ANNUAL SERVE-A-THON!...
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March 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
FIREWALL WINS NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR – RISING STAR! NONPROFIT ACADEMY AWARDS On Friday, February 28th, Firewall Centers walked the red carpet...
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Firewall Centers wins Nonprofit Rising Star 2014 Academy Award

Firewall Centers wins Nonprofit Rising Star 2014 Academy Award

PRESS
Firewall Centers was awarded Nonprofit Rising Star at the 4th Annual PNC Bank Non-Profit Academy Awards hosted by Seminole Hard...
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February 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
FIREWALL WINS NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR – RISING STAR! NONPROFIT ACADEMY AWARDS On Friday, February 28th, Firewall Centers walked the red carpet...
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January 2014 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
FIREWALL BLAZES INTO 2014 We are so excited for what this year has in store for us and all of...
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December 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We hope you are all having a wonderful holiday season so far; filled with friends, family, and good times! Good...
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November 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
This Thanksgiving, we are most grateful for you and your support! Student -to- Leader Luncheon We were honored and humbled...
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October 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Exciting News at Firewall Did you see us in the Sun-Sentinel? Yes, that’s right! On Sunday, the Sun-Sentinel featured Firewall...
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September 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
We’re on FIRE! Davie Middle School CenterSchool is officially back in session! With three brand new Firewall Centers up and...
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August 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Join us in welcoming our new Firewall family! This past month, we have been working diligently to prepare for the...
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July 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
Firewall Gets a Facelift Everything is new at Firewall! New curriculum, new paint, new carpet, new staff, and in the...
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June 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
“The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.” – William James On Tuesday,...
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May 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
“Success is determined not by whether or not you face obstacles, but by your reaction to them, and if you...
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April 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
This month at Firewall we would like to share with you, our family, some of the heartfelt and encouraging messages...
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March 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
There’s an old, amusing proverb that goes something like: “If you see a turtle on a fencepost, you know it...
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February 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
As our partners and supporters know, the vision of Firewall Centers is to transform students into servant leaders. As the...
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January 2013 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
In just three years, Firewall has more than tripled its numbers. But Firewall is much more than measurable data. It...
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December 2012 Newsletter

NEWSLETTERS
It’s that time of the year again: the most Wonderful time! For most, the holidays are a time to give....
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November 2012 Newsletter

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What an unbelievable crowd we had for our annual Student-to-Leader Luncheon! There was literally standing room ONLY as Firewall’s friends,...
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October 2012 Newsletter

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It really is a beautiful thing to see how much students love to be a part of the “Firewall Family.”...
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September 2012 Newsletter

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Why is Firewall Centers growing? Because it works! Each day, more and more people are grabbing a hold of the Firewall...
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August 2012 Newsletter

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Words cannot express how truly blessed we are this year! With our expansion, it has become absolutely essential to have...
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July 2012 Newsletter

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Firewall Kicks Off A Brand New Center! We feel blessed to be able to announce the opening of yet another Firewall...
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June 2012 Newsletter

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This month, we want to recognize and thank all of our dedicated staff members and volunteers who week after week,...
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May 2012 Newsletter

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On May 22, over 140 students, their parents, volunteers, friends, and staff gathered at Calvary Chapel Plantation to participate in...
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April 2012 Newsletter

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As Firewall continues to expand its reach to more students throughout South Florida, more individuals, foundations, and businesses get excited...
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March 2012 Newsletter

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“He is turning in work for the first time this year!” six grader Jimmy’s math teacher told us at a...
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February 2012 Newsletter

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This month, we are highlighting some more of our Servant Leaders and their  stories: Servant Leader: Abner Abner is a...
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January 2012 Newsletter

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We are blessed! Our high school students have been counting down the days until they have their own place, and...
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