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Hamlin, which is located in Orlando's Horizon West submarket includes more than 800 acres of retail and dining, multi-family and single-family residences, and a wellness hub and is the home location for the Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run and Festival.



Gary Lambert Salon is an award-winning, upscale salon located along Park Avenue and is the exclusive retailer of Kerastase, the number one luxury brand of hair care products.  Gary Lambert Salon is the official salon for The Orlando Ballet dancers and the presenting sponsor for the 2018 Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run and Festival at Hamlin.   


Horizon West Happenings helps residents within the Horizon West community, the fastest growing area in Central Florida and provides in-depth information that makes it easier to find and enjoy all the stores, restaurants, entertainment and services.  They were the first Mama Bear sponsor of the 2018 Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run and Festival at Hamlin.



Orlando Health is a $3.4 billion not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 2,400 beds serving Central Florida and beyond with eight wholly-owned or affiliated hospitals and rehabilitation centers.  It has the area’s only Level One Trauma Centers, and is a teaching hospital system.  Orlando Health was a 2018 Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run Junior Bear sponsor.


Orange County Public Schools is the public school district for Orange County, Florida and the fourth-largest district in Florida.  With over 200,000 students and 191 schools, it's also the 9th-largest school district in the nation.  Several students.  Several of their students have read stories and received teddy bears and books from Bears Who Care.                                                                                                                                  


Florida Hospital for Children is one of the top children’s hospitals in the nation and has over 130+ specialists in pediatric medicine.  Founded in 1908, Florida Hospital (now AdventHealth) is one of the country’s largest not-for-profit health care providers with 22 campuses.                  

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