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UCP of Broward is planning a complete renovation of the Marie Wasie Early Beginnings Preschool. With the help of The Wasie Foundation, the plan is to create a state of the art facility that will provide the most current level of technology relevant to the population served. 

The project is currently in the initial phase, research and development, which has consisted of planning meetings, site visits to other facilities and consulting with professionals in the field. In addition, an expert panel is being organized for the project in order to maximize the success of the project. The objective is to learn about state of the art technology and products and how to apply such concepts to accommodate the special needs of the children served.

Once the desired level of technology, project plan and design has been determined, the next phase will be to begin the exterior renovations (which include new roofing, façade, landscaping and playground) and one classroom. 

The final phase of the renovation project will be completing the remainder of the classrooms using the first as the model.  Current discussion indicates that the cost of this project will be funded by a Wasie-UCP partnered capital campaign with Wasie Foundation providing the startup funds.  

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January 23, 2015

Please join us on Friday, January 23, 2015 at the private home of Jason and Diana Starkman, Epicure Gourmet Market & Cafe for an evening of culinary mastery.  The event will feature award winning chefs from the South Florida community.  All proceeds will go toward benefiting UCP of South Florida.

For more information, please call (305) 325-9018.

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Crandon Tennis Center, Key Biscayne

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Please join Dr. Eva Ritvo and Jason Starkman as they host the 7th Annual Marissa Nestor Tennis Invitational. This event is a fun-filled day of tennis and includes a friendly doubles formatted tournament and pro-am. Event includes breakfast, lunch, silent auction/raffle and much more. Finalists will have the opportunity to play in Stadium Court.

For more information, please call (305) 325-9018.

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For more information, please call (954) 315-4057.


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