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15th annual Grapes for Grades brings community leaders out to raise money for scholarships

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Grapes for Grades is a popular Hollywood event drawing community and business leaders together for a good time for a good cause.  The event benefits the Hollywood Florida Scholarship Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides college scholarships to deserving seniors from local Hollywood high schools.

The 15th Annual Grapes for Grades was presented by the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Gallery of Amazing Things in Dania Beach.

 

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A number of Hollywood restaurants offered some of their most popular entrees for guests to sample with wine and live  entertainment. The silent auction and drawing for a ten-day luxury cruise to the Caribbean helped raise money for the foundation.

Leaders of the Hollywood, Florida Scholarship Fund

Pat Chukerman, president of the Foundation was pleased with the event and glad to see people having a good time.

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David Volz
David Volz
David Volz has been a reporter for Hollywood Gazette since 2011 and has worked for numerous community news publications throughout South Florida over the past two decades including the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Miami Herald and South Florida Business Journal. He is a Professor in the Business department at Broward College and the editor of the Coral Springs Connection, an online community news website. He covers city government, schools, sports events, cultural activities, faith groups and workplaces.

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