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Almost all families are touched by illness or crisis during the course of a lifetime, but some families are struck particularly close to home. When a child develops a life-threatening disease, or a parent is diagnosed with a debilitating illness, the impact on the entire family is intense and often overwhelming. Sadly, families facing serious illness or crisis have little opportunity for respite from the stresses of their daily lives. While there are many camps that assist children facing illness, there are very few programs specifically designed to help the entire family unit. That is why Deliver the Dream Family Retreats are so important. Our program helps meet a vital need for families struggling to endure during times of crisis.

Students help "Deliver the Dream"

This past retreat, July 20-22, we welcomed families who have a child with cerebral palsy to join us for a weekend of respite, fun and an opportunity to just be families and kids again.  As a Deliver the Dream team we rely on our amazing volunteer to pal with the families all weekend long.  This retr...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony from Cerebral Palsy Retreat #110

I would like to say that we really are so gracious that we were given such a great opportunity to be able to go on this trip with Deliver the Dream and meet all of the wonderful families that we did.  Thank you - to all of you - for such a great time and great memories.  I do hope that we can con...
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NewTimes South Florida Dining Events This Week: Generation Dream

Deliver the Dream Fundraiser at the Village at Gulfstream ParkThursday, July 26, Young professionals group Generation Dream will host a food and drink event starting at 6 p.m. at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. Start out at Playwright Irish Pub for free apps and a free drink and ...
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Generation Dream at The Village of Gulfstream Park

Generation Dream is featured in the Examiner this week for their event this week at The Village at GulfStream Park.Generation Dream, a unique new young professionals group connecting for a cause, in partnership with The Village at Gulfstream Park is hosting Dare to Dream at The Village at Gulfstream...
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Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program

Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program will be awarding 100 vehicles to 100 nonprofits over the course of 100 days based on votes from the public. A total of 500 nonprofits were selected from more than 4,000 applications nationwide.   Deliver the Dream is pleased to announce we’ve been named a finalist ...
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Autism Retreat Weekend Family Testimony

This past retreat was our 109th retreat weekend for families in crisis.  This specific weekend, Autism, is special to our hearts.  These families truly appreciate the Deliver the Dream opportunity.  It is an absolute pleasure to provide them a weekend escape to just be families and kids in a nurturi...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony for Autism Weekend

Family member thanking a clinical partner for encouraging the family to apply for the retreat weekend: Oh my gosh Rose Mary!!! We had the most amazing time with Deliver the Dream!Words cannot describe how wonderful the staff and volunteers with DTD. We had special family time together, have fun and ...
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Ready for the retreat experience for children with an autism spectrum disorder

This week Deliver the Dream travels to Live Oak, Florida for a retreat weekend for families who have a child with an autism spectrum disorder or a related disability.  We look forward to this retreat all year long!  Each year this is a challenging but rewarding experience.  It requires many voluntee...
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GENERATION DREAM FUNDS A DELIVER THE DREAM RETREAT FOR KIDS WITH DOWNS SYNDROME & HOSTS A JOINT EVENT WITH RISING VOICES AT VIBE

Generation Dream, Deliver the Dream’s Young Professional Organization is hosting a Happy Hour Networking event at VIBE – Las Olas on Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.  This event is partnered with Rising Voices, another Young Professionals Group of Fort Lauderdale Florida.    Admi...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony from a Down Syndrome Retreat May 2012

Dear Christie, Rebecca, Brittany and of course….Paul,   There are no words to properly describe the magic experienced this weekend at the Retreat.  There were so many hallmark moments that will be forever imprinted in my heart;  seeing Randee eat her meals in a timely fashion and with purpo...
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'Red Hot' party and bachelor auction to deliver dreams - by Sun Sentinel

April 11, 2012Deliver the Dream, a South Florida nonprofit that organizes retreats for families experiencing a serious illness or crisis, has planned a new event to engage benefactors."Red Hot and In Style," an April 26 fashion event and "bid-on-a date" bachelor auction – hosted by Miss Florida USA ...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony for MS Retreat Weekend March 2012

I thank everyone for a wonderful weekend. My family and I are thankful to have had the opportunity to had spend a wonderful, great and exciting weekend filled with so many wonderful activities  for our family, it couldn't had been more perfect. I would like to thank everyone that my family and I...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony for Multiple Sclerosis

I just do not know where to begin!  The weekend was absolutely wonderful!  I really did not know what to expect out of the weekend and OMGOSH, it was a wonderful, beautiful, and refreshing thing!  I absolutely enjoyed every minute of the weekend from beginning to end!  Scott was the best family s...
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Volunteer Excitement for the Deliver the Dream retreat weekend!

OMG!  OMG! OMG!   First of all, can you feel my excitement?  I have only opened the excel attachment and already, you guys have wowed me again and I haven’t even made it there yet!!!   As a volunteer for DTD, I personally want to say I am glad to be a part of DTD.  Even before meeting my famil...
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GENERATION DREAM HOSTS MEMBERSHIP DRIVE DURING HAPPY HOUR AT BLUE MARTINI

GENERATION DREAM HOSTS MEMBERSHIP DRIVE DURING HAPPY HOUR AT BLUE MARTINI   Generation Dream, Deliver the Dream’s Young Professional Organization is hosting its 2012 membership drive at Blue Martini on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.    Admission to Happy Hour will double as ...
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Deliver the Dream Sickle Cell Family Retreat Testimony

GOOD MORNING Rebecca. This is Jacklyn.... I just wanted to THANK-YOU once again for choosing my family to attend the Sickle Cell Retreat.  We TOTALLY Enjoyed ourselves.  You're right when you say it's more structured than the Boggy Creek Camp.   Much More Family interaction.   I, no WE ENJOYED ...
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Deliver the Dream family goes to the Panthers Hockey Game

Dear DTD,   Our family really enjoyed the Panthers game last night. Campbell defended the house with spectacular Saves. And Versteeg put the victory away for the Panthers 2-1 over Jets. Excluding the 1 year old 'melt-downs', all was well.   Thanks a bunch/Frank Daniel  *Deliver the Dream recei...
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Generation Dream Goes Viral

Deliver the Dream's young professionals group, Generation Dream keeps making a mark in the community through events and social media.The group was recently featured in the PULSE - The Palm Beach Post online.  The group is also going to be featured in Biz to Biz networking, which is an email blast of...
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Generation Dream Happy Hour in the Palm Beach Pulse Online

Palm Beach Post posted Generation Dream Event on the online PULSE calendarGeneration Dream hosts Happy HourThursday, Feb 23 6:00pm-8:00pmat Blue Martini Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FLPrice: Pre-registration: $15 by Feb. 16. Day of Event: $20Phone: (954) 564-3512Age Suitability: 18 and upTags: ne...
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Deliver the Dream Family Testimony

 Thank you all for all you do for our special kids.Deliver the Dream is absolutely the very best, most loving, most giving organization.   You don't just give to the kid but to the entire family.  Thank you so much.Our kids dad (Bob) was taken to hospital via rescue unit yesterday afternoon.......
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Deliver the Dream, Inc.
3223 NW 10th Terrace, Suite 602
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

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1-888-OUR DREAM (687-3732)
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