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Broward County Transit Brings Joy to Hundreds of Underprivileged Children
DATE: December 19, 2017
CONTACT: Gwendolyn Belton
PHONE: 954-706-6742
BROWARD COUNTY, FL - A busload of toys will be delivered to hundreds of needy children living at the Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center, in Pembroke Pines, and Covenant House, in Fort Lauderdale, on Wednesday, December 20th.  These organizations provide transitional housing and other services for homeless families and at-risk youth.

Broward County Transit (BCT) and Brightline/All Aboard Florida have partnered to bring holiday cheer to children living in these facilities through BCT's 2nd Annual Holiday Toy Drive. The donated toys will be loaded onto BCT's holiday wrapped bus and delivered to the children.

"Every child deserves to enjoy the holidays, and Broward County Transit is honored to bring joy to underprivileged children in our community and spread goodwill this holiday season," said Broward County Transportation Director Chris Walton. 

WHO:         Broward County Transit/Transportation Department and Brightline/All Aboard Florida
WHEN:       December 20, 2017
WHERE:    1PM Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center, 1633 Poinciana Drive, Pembroke Pines, 
                   FL 33025
                  3PM Covenant House, 733 Breakers Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

About Broward County Transit
Broward County Transit (BCT) provides safe and economical bus transportation via fixed route, express, community bus and paratransit services to its customers. Annually BCT provides nearly 40 million rides to customers and operates 44 major routes within 410 square miles of Broward County, as well as providing services in Miami and Palm Beach counties. For more information about BCT or for help planning your trip, visit our website, Facebook page or call customer service seven days a week at 954.357.8400 or TTY 954-357.8302.
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