FAU Athletics wants you to ‘Catch the Spirit of Giving’ this Holiday Season!

Come support your hometown teams during the month of November and receive a game ticket when you donate a toy for a local child.

Thursday, October 21, 2021, Boca Raton, FLDuring the month of November FAU Athletics and Spirit of Giving are partnering to ensure thousands of children in our community receive gifts during the holidays.

Stop by the Spirit of Giving Table at any November Football game, Men’s Basketball (except FAUMBB v. Miami), and/or Women’s Basketball game and receive a one-game ticket with a donation of an unwrapped gift/toy for a child. *Gifts should be valued at $25. No Weapons, Stuffed Animals, or Used Toys.

Join us at the following games:

11/1/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. Lynn University
11/5/2021Women’s BasketballFAU Vs. Saint Leo
11/6/2021FootballFAU Vs. Marshall
11/10/2021Women’s BasketballFAU Vs.  Palm Beach Atlantic
11/13/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. Warner
11/14/2021Women’s BasketballFAU Vs. Bethune-Cookman
11/19/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. UT Martin
11/20/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. North Dakota
11/22/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. TROY
11/26/2021Women’s BasketballFAU Vs. Tulsa
11/27/2021Women’s BasketballFAU Vs. Davidson
11/27/2021FootballFAU Vs. Middle Tennessee
11/28/2021Men’s BasketballFAU Vs. James Madison

Donated toys will be distributed to local children via Spirit of Giving’s Annual Holiday Gift Drive. Each year Spirit of Giving organizes and distributes thousands of Holiday Gifts to local nonprofits. 58 Nonprofits register their children to receive gifts from this program including Achievement Centers for Children and Families, Best Foot Forward, Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, George Snow Scholarship Fund, and Palm Beach School for Autism.

Most requested gifts include Baby Dolls, RC Cars, Micro Drones, Basketballs, Footballs, Soccer Balls, Spa Gift Baskets, Barbies, Lego Sets, Scooters, and Skateboards. Click Here to view our Amazon Wishlist or for gift ideas.

“We are very excited about this new partnership with FAU Athletics. Not only will we be able to collect hundreds of gifts for deserving children in our community, but Spirit of Giving will also be able to share our mission with loyal FAU supporters.” Said Executive Director Lindy Harvey of Spirit of Giving.

The Spirit of Giving expects to collect and distribute 6,000 gifts this year. With the effects of COVID-19, the need in the community is greater than ever.

For more information on the Spirit of Giving please visit www.SpiritofGivingNetwork.com or call 561-385-0144.

About Spirit of Giving

The Spirit of Giving Network is a collaborative, nonprofit organization with a focus on children and families in Palm Beach County. It is a forum where nonprofits and community supporters share information, resources, and best practices. Currently, there are more than 78 nonprofit member organizations meeting monthly. The group’s objective is to streamline the delivery of services to the community by working collaboratively to solve issues and improve operations through internal and external partnerships.

Learn More Here: https://spiritofgivingnetwork.com/

Contact: Alana St. John
Email: [email protected]