Caring for Life and Broward County Sherriff’s Office Uniting the Community

(Myrna Quiles, Risk Management at St. Catherine’s West and Broward Sherriff) 

CHS and Caring for Life along with the Broward Country Sherriff’s Office brought the community together this past Saturday by hosting the Uniting Broward Community Showcase at Markham Park in Sunrise.  Residents and visitors were invited to come out and see demonstrations by the Broward Sheriff’s Office.  Demonstrations included the Aviation Unit, K-9, SWAT Team, Fire Rescue, Bomb Squad and Police Athletic League Boxing Program, the Mounted Posse and Equine Therapy program.

They also had a kids’ zone with several bounce houses, a 50-foot obstacle course and paint the fire truck challenge. Super Safety Girl, “Dig” the Fire Rescue Dog and Balloon Man Jim.  Various giveaways and activities were featured plus music and a dozen culturally-diverse food trucks were on site.