13th annual Breakfast for Champions
Broward Partnership for the Homeless
Community and business leaders serve breakfast as "celebrity waiters" and compete to earn the most "tips" to benefit BPHI. Guests pre-pay for "tip money" in advance. Broward County Central Homeless Assistance Center, 920 NW 7th Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-832-7037.
Dec. 6 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Festive Holiday Luncheon
Broward International Women's Club
The annual Festive Holiday Luncheon is the last social of the year. $55. Lago Mar Country Club, 500 NW 127th Ave., Plantation. 954-792-4299 or
Through Dec. 6
Nominations for 22nd annual African-American Achievers Awards
JM Family Enterprises, Southeast Toyota Distributors and JM Lexus
This program honors community leaders who inspire others in arts and culture; business and entrepreneurism; community service; and education. Nominations are accepted now through Dec. 6. Nominees must live or work in the counties of Broward, Palm Beach or Miami-Dade. Free.
866-516-2497 or http://www.africanamericanachievers.com
Dec. 7 at 6 a.m.
12th annual Inlet Challenge Bicycle Ride
Kids In Distress
Riders choose from four distances, ranging from 100 miles to a leisurely 15 miles. The ride is well supported with rest stops, SAG and repair services. Riders will receive a medal. $50. KID Broward County Campus, 819 NE 26th St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-390-7620.
Dec. 7 from 6 p.m. to midnight
Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Black Tie Ball
The gala, presented by Moet & Chandon, features a welcome reception sponsored by National Insurance Group and a silent auction, sponsored by Fidelity. Enjoy Moet & Chandon and ice bars featuring Absolut Vodka. Dance music by Edge, and special late-night entertainment. $250 to $500. Hard Rock LIVE, Hollywood. 954-767-0686.