DELRAY BEACH, FL – Executive and philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin, a major recognized supporter of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County, donated ,000 which was generously matched by a private benefactor at the 25th Annual Showboats International Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous in the Bahamas. This inspiring 0,000 contribution was recognized at this year’s Rendezvous, the biggest and best event yet with the most guests and yachts in attendance to date.
Benjamin stepped up to the plate, as always, with a heartfelt contribution to help at-risk youth, a mission near and dear to Benjamin’s heart. Over the last three years, Benjamin has taken an integral role in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County’s fundraising events, dedicating himself to supporting young adults through educational efforts and focusing on making a meaningful difference in the lives of children. To date, he has contributed millions of dollars to non-profit endeavors. Beyond that, he has inspired thousands of others to give, get involved, and use their passion to move mountains.
“There was no hesitation to become involved in such a historic event and to encourage fellow philanthropists to do the same,” said Arthur E. Benjamin. “It’s an honor to be at the forefront of this event and I am thrilled that The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation has the opportunity to lead by example.”
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The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation (AEBF) is a 501(c)(3), tax-exempt organization created to assist the building and growth of other foundations through leadership, management, marketing, and public relations. Established by Delray Beach business leader and philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin, the Foundation’s core focus is to make a meaningful difference in the lives of children and animals, support young adults through educational efforts, and aid women in breast cancer recovery. For more information, please visit www.arthurebenjamin.com.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) is a non-profit 501(c) (3) private agency, dedicated to helping young people improve their lives by building self-esteem and developing values and skills during their critical period of growth. Serving more than 12,000 at-risk youth, ages 6-18 each year from its 12 Broward County-area clubs, their purpose is to inspire and enable children to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. Chosen as the #1 youth agency in the country three years in a row by The Chronicle of Philanthropy and one of the best run non-profit agencies in a study by Fortune 500, BGCBC keeps 98 percent of all raised funds in Broward County. Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County is located at 877 NW 61st Street Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. For more information please call (954) 537-1010 or view the website at www.bgcbc.org.