Casino Night, Noogie Fest and we're raising awareness for Breast Cancer.
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News from Around the Clubhouse
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a number of local businesses are partnering with Gilda's Club to help raise awareness and funds for the Clubhouse. Join us at one, some or all the events!
TWO WEEKS Until Casino Night 

Don't miss Gilda's Club's first event of the Fall Season - Casino Night: Havana Nights presented by Memorial Cancer Institute on Friday, October 14th! 

This fun-filled evening at Audi Fort Lauderdale will spotlight the sights and sounds of Cuba with a guest performance by Nuevolution Dance Studios.  The evening will also feature amazing auction items, exciting casino gaming, delicious food, cocktails courtesy of Havana Club Rum, Blue Martini Fort Lauderdale and Funky Buddha Brewery. 

Their will also be a live broadcast on 790 The Ticket with Ethan Skolnik between 4:00pm and 7:00pm at Audi Fort Lauderdale.

Meet Our New Office Manager: Yvonne

Originally from New York, Yvonne comes to Gilda's Club with a background of 20+ years of banking and 16+ years of executive administration experience. She prides herself on her work ethic and is an extremely hard and devoted worker. Yvonne is passionate about her job and this organization. She cherishes her family and friends. She has one daughter who currently lives in California. Fun Fact: Yvonne enjoys dancing salsa any chance she gets.  

Welcome to Gilda's Club, Yvonne!

Noogie Fest Coming Soon

On October 28th at 6:00pm Gilda's Club will host its annual Noogie Fest Halloween party at the Clubhouse. This fun for all ages event will include face painting, games, music, candy and so much more. Costumes are encouraged for this spooktacular night.  Dinner will be provided to guests in attendance. 

Interested in attending? Call 954-763-6776.

Learn more about our children's programs
Meet Our New Board Member: Chris Giordano

Chris Giordano is a longtime Gilda's Club supporter and dedicated advocate, who most recently served on the Over the Edge event committee.

Professionally, Chris has eleven years of construction management experience. After graduating from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology, he pursued a career in the construction management industry. Chris held the positions of Project Administrator, Project Manager, Contracts Manager, and finally Project Controls Manager for the Orion Marine Group before deciding to join Calvin, Giordano & Associates, Inc.  Chris has managed hundreds of millions of dollars in construction. The clients for these projects ranged from federal, state, local and private clients. Chris gained construction experience throughout the southeastern United States as well as in the Caribbean.
Don't Miss Out

Thursday, October 8 at 8am
Camp Burn Think Pink Workout
Piper High School 
Proceeds benefit Gilda's Club

Satuday, October 15 at 8pm
Pink Charity Event
Blue Martini Fort Lauderdale
A portion of the proceeds benefit Gilda's Club

Thursday, October 20 at 6pm
Gilda's Club South Florida
Featuring  Michel Velez, MD &  Anthony Rucerito, Cancer Recovery Program
RSVP at 954-763-6776

Saturday, November 12 at 10am
Big Dog Station
Proceeds benefit Gilda's Club

Check out our calendar for more information
More Ways You Can Support
Looking for Volunteer Facilitators: Ballroom Dancing
Gilda's Club is currently looking for a volunteer to teach ballroom dancing. If you or anyone you know is interesting, please call us at 954-763-6776 or email Megan at 

Do you have a speaking opportunity?
If you are a member of a group that might be interested in having a guest speaker from Gilda's Club, please let us know!  Email Vilma at

Become a Volunteer
We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to help around the Clubhouse, at our events and in the community.  If you or anyone you know is interested in becoming a volunteer, contact us at  954-763-6776 or  
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