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 15th Annual Miami Celebrity Domino Night

Amigos For Kids hosted its 15th annual Miami Celebrity Domino Night at Jungle Island with a jam-packed celebration commemorating the organization's milestone 25th anniversary. Presented by Bacardi, the organization’s signature event glittered with an impressive celebrity Blue Carpet lineup. The event featured domino playing, cocktails courtesy of Bacardí U.S.A., a silent auction with top-notch items, Grammy-winning live entertainment and culinary fare courtesy of some of South Florida's leading chefs and restaurants.

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 Habitat Miami’s Hard Hats and High Heels

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami recently hosted more than 400 of Miami’s professional, social and philanthropic leaders at the second-annual “Hard Hats and High Heels” cocktail reception and fundraiser at EAST, Miami in Brickell City Centre. The event, organized by Habitat Miami’s Women’s Leadership Council, successfully raised over $100,000 to help build a home for a single mother and her family through Habitat’s Women’s Build initiative. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami is focused on building affordable housing for low-income families in Miami-Dade County.

Pictured: The Habitat Miami Women’s Leadership Council

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 Building a More Inclusive Miami

During its 50th anniversary year, The Miami Foundation is inviting people to share their Miami stories. Local native Xavier de Souza Briggs now serves as Ford Foundation’s vice president for economic opportunity and markets. His experiences growing up inspired him to champion social justice on a global level. Because of his expertise and deep Miami ties, he returned to Miami to share how philanthropies and nonprofits are uniquely positioned to bridge our city’s inequality gap.



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 Easterseals & Kendra Scott Jewelry

Easterseals South Florida supporters attended the grand reveal of Kendra Scott Jewelry's “high summer” collection at Brickell City Centre, where 20% of all proceeds benefited Easterseals South Florida. Easterseals South Florida is thrilled to share that they raised over $1,300 which includes a match from The Batchelor Foundation!

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 The American Cancer Society’s 2017 Miami Annual Gala

The American Cancer Society raised over $865,000 at the “One More Time, Dancing for a Cause” 2017 Annual Miami Gala presented by The Miami Cancer Institute/Baptist Health South Florida. The Annual Gala took place at the beautiful JW Marriott Marquis. Over 600 influential leaders within Miami’s social and corporate communities gathered for a philanthropic night filled with elegance, exquisite food and entertainment surrounded by an oriental inspired decor; all united by one common goal to raise much needed funds for cancer research.

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More Features:

 Baptist Health Foundation Salutes and Celebrates Corporate Philanthropy
 Miracle Makers “Haute Hat” Luncheon & Fashion Show
 32nd Annual Dinner at Joe’s Stone Crab
 30th Anniversary Rising Stars Showcase
 23rd Annual Claude Pepper Awards
 6th Annual Claws for Kids Brunch at Joe’s Stone Crab
 A Celebration of Science Grand Opening Event
 16th Annual Women Who Make a Difference Luncheon
 2017 Be A Kid Again Gala “Le Grand Carnaval”
 Project New Born’s Sounds of Motown
 Foodie: Find: Caviar Russe
 A Night of Celebration with the Marc Jaiden Project
 Feast with the Beasts 2017
 Planned Parenthood Supporters Celebrate 100 Years
 The Centennial Celebration Ball
 Miami Dade College Alumni Hall of Fame Awards 2017
 2017 Make-A-Wish Garden Party
 PAMM’s 3rd Annual Art of the Party
 Andrea Bocelli Headlines an Evening for the Children of Haiti
 Vizcaya Centennial Preservation Luncheon 2017
 Fashionably Conscious Celebrates 10th Anniversary
 Golf & Tennis Weekend at Fisher Island Club
 Meet the Twelve Good Men of 2017
 Meet the 2017 Alumni Hall of Fame Awardees
 Sergio Rossi Celebrates Wine, Women & Shoes
 2017 For the Love of Learning Gala
 Women of Tomorrow’s 16th Annual Gala
 2017 Pawpurrazzi
 2017 Power of the Purse Luncheon and Auction
 Dinner at Joe’s Preview Party
 50th Annual Golf Classic to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs
 Golden Angels Gala - 25th Birthday Bash
 Jeffrey Berkowitz: An Innovative Developer and a Heck of a Good Guy
 Red Cross Centennial Celebration Ball
 43rd Annual Love and Hope Gala
 Winter Wonderful 2016
 2nd Annual 365 Party Presented by Cartier
 28th Annual Festival of Chefs
 Paul and Swanee Dimare: A Sensational Couple
 Bill Hansen Welcomes Charity Leaders to Villa Woodbine
 2017 Backyard Ball Performance and Gala
 Miami Lighthouse Celebrates 85th Anniversary
 Mount Sinai Celebrates Dr. Steven Xydas
 2017 GMJF Pacesetter Event
 Liga Contra el Cáncer 41st Anniversary Gala