Local Hero Honored: Ron Book Receives “12 Good Men Award”

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Longtime South Florida advocate Ron Book was recently recognized for his outstanding dedication to the community. Book was named one of twelve recipients of Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida’s prestigious “12 Good Men Award”

The “12 Good Men Luncheon,” held on April 19th, is an annual celebration honoring a select group of men who have made a significant impact on the region. This year’s honorees were chosen for their unwavering commitment to community involvement, exemplary civic duty, and passionate support for local charitable organizations.

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A Legacy of Service

Ron Book’s dedication to his community is truly impressive. He currently serves as Chair of the Miami-Dade Homeless Trust, a critical organization working to address homelessness in the area.  Book also chairs the board of the Lauren’s Kids Foundation, an organization dedicated to child sexual abuse prevention.  These are just two examples of his extensive involvement.

Book’s commitment extends far beyond these leadership roles.  He generously volunteers his time and expertise as a board member for numerous other organizations, including the Mourning Family Foundation, Best Buddies, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, and Neighbors 4 Neighbors.  Remarkably, he offers his pro bono services to all these organizations, demonstrating his selfless dedication to making a positive difference.

South Florida’s Champions

The “12 Good Men Award” shines a light on the incredible men who make South Florida a better place.  Ron Book is a shining example of this dedication, and his tireless service is an inspiration to us all.