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 62nd Annual Vizcaya Ball - East Meets West: The Silk Road to Vizcaya

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens' 62nd Annual Vizcaya Ball, East Meets West: The Silk Road to Vizcaya, Presented by Chopard, brought the estate's Eastern influences to the forefront of this grand event.

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 Baptist Health Foundation Welcomes Class of 2018 Giving Society Members

Baptist Health Foundation welcomed a new class of Giving Society members by honoring their generosity and commitment to the South Florida community. This year 121 new Founder families were inducted into the Giving Society, bringing total active membership to almost 1,400 families.

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 Arsht Center’s Imagination Ball

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, with title sponsors David and Leila Centner and the Centner Academy, presented the third Arsht Families’ IMAGINATION BALL. The Ball was also supported by Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Hosted on the Lynn Wolfson Stage of the Ziff Ballet Opera House, the sold-out benefit event featured an electrifying afternoon of immersive activities, a variety of kid-approved dining served in fun food truck-style stations, and a high-energy light and dance show by “America’s Got Talent” finalist iLuminate.

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 2019 Be A Kid Again Gala Kick-Off

The Miami Children's Museum joined forces with WOW MKTG to kick-off their Annual Be A Kid Again Gala. Hosted by philanthropists and WOW founders, Jose and Heide Dans, the party brought together more than 150 guests at WOW MKTG's global headquarters in Coral Gables. It was an evening of excitement paired with drinks and hor d' oeuvres part of WOW MKTG's LEVEL 5, a unique industry mixer hosted monthly to connect people and build new ideas. The Dans', along with Miami Children’s Museum Board of Directors, and guests raised a glass in celebration of the 2019 Be A Kid Again Gala. The theme of the 2019 gala is "Color Your Imagination."

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 Give Miami Day Motivates Miami Philanthropy

Give Miami Day is hours away, but Congregation Beth David and the Gordon Schools began gearing up six weeks ago, says Rabbi Julie Jacobs. That’s when the synagogue’s office began sending information to families, announcing The Miami Foundation and its partners will make a bonus gift to the organization for every donation it gets between $25 and $10,000. School classrooms with 100 percent participation in Give Miami Day are eligible to win prizes, such as movies and parties. And everyone – teachers, clergy and staff — has been wearing purple shirts matching The Miami Foundation website each Thursday for well over a month.

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 The 2018 Illuminations Gala
 Frost School of Music Remembers Michael S. Gordon, M.D. Ph.D.
 Baptist Health and New World Symphony Celebrate New Partnership
 Venetian Fantasy Ball
 2018/2019 Social Season Preview
 Young Patronesses of the Opera’s Benefactor Party
 Meet the Honorees - Spectrum Awards
 Service Fair Saves Kittens & Pups
 2018/2019 Miami Charity Gala Guide
 Welcome to Brett Graff, Editor-in-Chief
 Domino4Paws with Artist David “Lebo” Le Batard
 4th Annual Cabaret & Karaoke benefiting Zoetic Stage
 Turning the Tables for Paws
 Fisher Island Soiree
 33rd Dinner at Joe’s Stone Crab
 David Yurman and The Childhood Cancer Project
 Chapman Partnership nextgen hosts Kentucky Derby Watch Party
 2nd Annual Celebration of Science: The Power of Light
 Doctors Hospital “Galactica” Gala
 Take a Walk In Her Shoes Fashion Kick-Off Party
 The Pap Corps, Champions for Cancer Research Makes Big Splash
 Brunch Under the Big Top
 YPO Kicks-off The Wonderland Ball
 Love and Hope High Rollers Casino Fundraiser
 Are you spending too little on fundraising?
 Malnik Garden Party
 Celebrating 20 Years of Giving Back
 2018 Miami Dade College Alumni Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony
 33rd Annual Dinner at Joe’s Stone Crab Pre-Party
 2018 Rising Stars Showcase
 60th Anniversary Little Gems, Big Glow Gala
 Miami Learning Experience School’s “Fashion Escape”
 2018 GMJF Main Event
 10th Annual Vizcaya Preservation Luncheon
 Baptist Health Foundation’s Annual Celebration of Generosity
 Vizcaya and Edible South Florida Honor Local Farmers
 Love and Disability Awareness
 Design on a Dime in the Design District
 Jon Jay FMSbonds Celebrity Bowling Challenge
 1306 + SocialMiami Celebrate Young Leaders
 Red Cross Ball After Party Kick-off
 Miami City Ballet Hosts Nutcracker Magic
 8th Annual Women of Distinction & Caring Luncheon
 42nd Annual Snow Ball
 Ray of Hope Gala