2011/06/03 in Organization News

Media coverage and press releases about 211 Broward, Teenspace 211 and Choose Peace/Stop Violence. 


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07/19/2011 This is a compelling Channel 7 story about a young mother with a special-needs child that clearly illustrates how one call to 211 could have saved much time, worry and frustration.


07/01/2011 Don’t miss this Broward Family Life magazine resource guide for kids with special needs. 211 is the first resource listed but it’s a comprehensive look at programs and services available in our area.


06/09/2011 Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter sat down with Sheila Smith, 211 Broward CEO, for her monthly “Coffee with Stacy” webcast series. Ritter dedicated all three segments of her show to the importance of 211 in the community. Segment 1 Segment 2 Segment 3


06/09/2011 211 Broward’s Break-Even campaign was featured in a CBS 4 Neighbors 4 Neighbors segment. Laurie Sallarulo talked about this year’s budget shortfall and how this integral service is in jeopardy without additional support. In this video, homeless Counselor Diana Pinero discusses the calls she receives and how her conversations with clients provide a lifeline and hope.


06/2011 Choose Peace and the Agents of Change Youth Summit made the news in the June issue of Davie and The Ranches magazine. The story is on page 20.


05/29/2011 Listen to 211 Broward’s Laurie Sallarulo on Broward Sheriff’s Office’s “All Points Bulletin” Radio podcast about the importance of 211 in the community and how Teenspace 211 is a voice for local youth.


04/24/2011 211 Broward’s Non-Profit Academy Awards basked in the spotlight in the Philanthropy section of the print-only version of the Miami Herald.


02/2011 211 Broward CEO Sheila Smith was the cover story for the February issue of Coral Springs Lifestyles. Her three-page spread starts on page 11.


12/2010 Teenspace 211 was featured in the December Issue of Weston Lifestyle magazine. Check out page 48!


12/16/2010 Thank you to WPLG Local 10 for spotlighting Teenspace 211 in their newscast.


09/23/10 Local parent advocate and Examiner contributor Sue Scheff pointed to Choose Peace Stop Violence activities in her blog.


08/15/2010 Laurie Sallarulo, 2-1-1 Chief Strategic Officer, authored this Sun Sentinel signature piece about the Choose Peace Stop Violence movement in Broward County.


05/26/2010 Teenspace 211 and The Anti-Violence Summit at the Bank Atlantic Center caught the attention of NBC Miami.