10th Annual Diamond Ball
Benefits Miami Children's Health Foundation
Nicholas Lopez-Morillo, Lucy Morillo, President & CEO, Miami Children's Health Foundation presenting the award to Armando Christian Perez “Pitbull”
JW Marriott Marquis Miami
255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Downtown Miami
786-624-2983 (Danielle Reales)
Miami Children’s Health Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Diamond Ball is one of South Florida’s most anticipated galas of the year. Named among BizBash’s Top 100 Events in South Florida, this glamorous event gathers the most influential philanthropists, community leaders and celebrities to celebrate the mission of helping the children and families of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. The gala will also pay tribute to the grateful patients, world-class physicians and generous philanthropists who make Nicklaus Children’s a world leader and global destination for pediatric health and wellness.
During the event, the Foundation will introduce its Ambassador David M. Walters International Pediatric Hall of Fame 2016 inductee. Past honorees include Beyoncé, Dwyane Wade, Barbara and Jack Nicklaus, Audrey Hepburn, Walt Disney, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, and most recently, Armando Perez “Pitbull.”
Serving as Co-Chairs for the 2016 Diamond Ball are Eilah & Ben Beavers, Ravneet & Anand Chowdhury, Ana & Tony Figueroa Cisneros, Heide & Jose Dans, Marile & Jorge Luis Lopez, Vivian & JC Mas, and Andria & Andres Miyares.
To purchase tables and seats or for sponsorship information, please contact Danielle Reales at 786-624-2983 or by email at Danielle.Reales@MCHF.org.
About Miami Children's Health FoundationMiami Children’s Health Foundation (MCH Foundation) is a not-for profit 501(c)(3)organization established to support the creation of a world-class pediatric hospital so no child needs to leave South Florida for superior medical care. “Funding World-Class Care” and following the principle that all children deserve state-of-the-art pediatric care, MCH Foundation, now a part of the Miami Children’s Health System, has helped the 289-bed Nicklaus Children’s Hospital become a leader in pediatric healthcare with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. Currently, MCH Foundation is dedicating all its resources to Together For The Children, The Campaign For Miami Children’s, which aims to raise $150 million by 2017 and help fund priorities such as the expansion of the Emergency Department, construction of a new Advanced Pediatric Care Pavilion, enhancements to its three centers of excellence, and expanding global/telehealth endeavors. Other campaign priorities include research, pediatric outreach and special programs.
Diamond Ball Awards Ceremony