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The Miami Dolphins and Truist Team Up to Donate Meals to Students and Families of Jack & Jill Center on April 5, 2023

By March 29, 2023No Comments


Continuing their longstanding tradition of assisting the community and those in need, the Miami Dolphins will be donating 500 meals to the students and families of Jack & Jill Center.

Staff members from the Miami Dolphins and Truist Financial will distribute the meals during pick up at Jack & Jill Center’s Halmos Family Building on Wednesday, April 5, 4:30 – 6 p.m. Families will also enjoy giveaways and photo opportunities with the Miami Dolphins cheerleaders.

The meals will be individually prepackaged by Miami Dolphins local minority-owned restaurant partner Troy’s BBQ.

Jack & Jill Center supports children of high-need working families through quality early childhood education, elementary education and family strengthening programs to ensure every child and family has the tools they need to be successful. Jack & Jill Center has served 26,000 children and families in South Florida since 1942.

Media is invited to attend and cover the event and may do so by e-mailing


Wednesday, April 5, 2023

4:30 – 6 p.m.


Jack & Jill Center

Halmos Family Building

1315 W. Broward Blvd.

Fort Lauderdale 33312-1664

About Jack & Jill Center

Jack & Jill Center’s mission is to strengthen children and families through innovative education, supportive programming and community engagement. It achieves its mission by focusing on both the children and family units as a whole, so that the entire household, children and parents alike, are able to reach their full potential. Since 1942, Jack & Jill Center has served more than 26,000 children and families in South Florida. It currently serves as a NAEYC-accredited year-round early learning program for children aged six weeks through preschool, as well as an elementary school. The Madelaine Halmos Academy’s (MHA) new state-of-the-art elementary school building, an expansion of Jack & Jill Center’s Early Education Center, debuted in April 2021. Serving students from high-need working families in kindergarten–fifth grade, the transformational project, is geared to prepare students for success in career and life and be one of the highest-performing schools in Broward County. For more information about Jack & Jill visit,,,, or call 954.463.8772.

About the Miami Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins, owned by Chairman of the Board & Managing General Partner Stephen M. Ross, are the oldest major-league professional sports franchise in the state of Florida, having joined the NFL as part of the AFL-NFL merger in 1970. The organization has played in five Super Bowls, winning championships following the 1972 (VII) and 1973 (VIII) seasons. The franchise also has won five conference championships and 13 division championships. The Dolphins play home games at Hard Rock Stadium and train at the Baptist Health Training Complex in Miami Gardens. A steward of the South Florida community, the Dolphins have raised more than $63 million for cancer research through the Dolphins Challenge Cancer, impacted more than 60,000 youth players and coaches through the Junior Dolphins program and have improved relationships and fostered understanding of more than 100 organizations through the FOOTBALL UNITES™ program. For more information, visit

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