Projects

Foundation Impact

Some of the items and programs the Foundation has funded include:

EQUIPMENT

Polaris off-road vehicle for trail, park and beach security, patrol and rescue.

TRAINING

Firearms Training Simulator (FATS) System and weapon accessories to train law enforcement personnel in a variety of real world scenarios.   See the News & Media Page for media coverage and photos from our FATS ribbon cutting event.

Active Shooter Training Scenario – Sponsor of drill  for first responders from agencies throughout Palm Beach County. 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Citizen Recognition Gift Cards – BRPF Gift Cards are awarded to citizens, as designated by the Chief,  for their significant contribution to the cause of Law Enforcement.

Ring Joint Subsidy – Funded by the Boca Raton Police Foundation and Ring, the subsidy enabled 200 City of Boca Raton residents to receive a promotional discount towards select Ring security devices.

Police Memorial Event –  Every May, we join the BRPD and the public to honor those that have lost their lives in the line of duty.  Co-sponsor of the lunch that immediately follows the ceremony.

Shop with a Cop –  Co-sponsor this activity during the holiday season with Boca Raton Blue Benevolent for military families who have a parent deployed overseas.

Trunk or Treat –  Sponsor of this private appreciation event for police officers and their families.

Spring Family Fun Day – Sponsor of this event for police officers and their families.

First Responders Expo – Participation in the expo with Boca Raton Police, Firefighters and Paramedics.

Coffee with a Cop – Participation with the BRPD as they host ongoing chats throughout the City for the public to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know officers in a casual setting.

RETIRED K-9 SUPPORT 

Funds for Medical Care – Requested by officer on as needed basis. 

Bloodhound Project Update:  We reached our fundraising goal to bring a bloodhound to the department! Now, the wait is on the right handler.  Stay tuned for more info and our naming contest! You can help name the dog! 

Police dogs are important to the work officers do.  Help us ensure the dogs have what they need now and when they retire from service.  Please donate here.