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Foundation Donates $8,500 to “Reading For A Purpose”

For the 2016-2017 School Year, the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward has awarded $8,500 to “Reading For A Purpose”, a part of the character component for the After School @ Your Library and Choose Peace collaborative initiative. This component focuses on the development of an inclusive culture and respectful climate in high crime and high need…

5th Annual Sheriff’s Cup Golf Tournament A Success

240 players and over 30 sponsors made this year’s Sheriff’s Cup Golf Tournament the most successful Foundation tournament ever! The Sheriff’s Cup Golf Tournament was introduced by the Broward Sheriff’s Office (BSO) in 2012. Billed as the “3 C’s” (camaraderie, competition & charity) the tournament raises funds for the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County and…

National Correctional Officers Week

On May 5th, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed Proclamation 5187 creating “National Correctional Officers Week”. Since then the first full week in May has been marked to recognize and to honor the work of Correctional Officers and Correctional Personnel Nationwide. The Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County is proud to recognize the service of BSO Department…

Fire Rescue Frank Correggio Awarded The Sheriff’s Foundation Medallion

The Sheriff’s Foundation Medallion is awarded to recognize an individual’s contribution to the mission of the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County. Frank Correggio, AED Coordinator, Broward Sheriff’s Fire Rescue Department, successfully planned, coordinated, and executed a 3-hour fire rescue training exercise conducted by cadets for the Sheriff’s Foundation Academy & Classroom, in which over 300 youths from HANDY, Unity…

BSO cadets give students a glimpse at firefighter training

DAVIE, Fla. (WSVN, Channel 7) — Taking a step beyond considering their future career options, a group of South Florida students got a hands-on opportunity to learn what it’s like to be a firefighter. More than 300 teens and preteens stood on the sidelines and cheered on fire rescue cadets with the Broward Sheriff’s Office….

Sgt. Michael Natiello Awarded The Sheriff’s Foundation Medallion

The Sheriff’s Foundation Medallion is awarded to recognize an individual’s contribution to the mission of the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County. Sgt. Michael Natiello, BSO Dept. of Logistics/Regional Support Services, successfully planned, coordinated, and executed the 2015 Shopping with the Sheriff event of the Sheriff’s Foundation, in which 50 deserving students chosen by School Resource Officers across Broward County enjoyed a shopping spree…