Dec. 7 at 6 p.m.

10th annual Home for the Holidays

Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida

The event includes a lighting ceremony, kids activities, live entertainment, DJ, culinary delights, a silent auction, raffles and much more. Children 12 and under free. $25. RMHC Fort Lauderdale House, 15 SE 15th St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-828-1822.

Dec. 8 at 1 p.m.

Holiday Party

Transplant Foundation

Families of organ donors meet the transplant recipients when they join healthcare professionals in an afternoon to celebrate the lives of those who gave the gift of organ and/or tissue donation. $35. Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84, Davie. 305-817-5645.

Dec. 8 at 6 p.m.

Major Gifts/Legacy Society Gala

Jewish Federation of Broward County

The gala features an exclusive viewing of the "Roman Vishniac Rediscovered" exhibit. The event chairs are Agnes and Keith Gray and Cindi and David Sampson. $100. (2014 gift: $10,000 household gift to the Jewish Federation of Broward County's annual campaign, payable by Dec. 31.)


Dec. 11 at 6 p.m.

Holiday Boutique

Deliver the Dream

Vendors include Silpada Jewelry, Charm Chick, Britto & Brighton, Decoupage Hand Made Gifts, Mary Kay, Collectible Barbies and Stampin' Studio. $10 donation includes appetizers, a free drink and entry into a multi-door prize raffle. 2701 NE 42nd St., Lighthouse Point. 954-564-3512 or

Dec. 12 from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Women of Distinction

March of Dimes