Suited for Success founder Sonia Jacobson - who has in the last 25 years helped over 60,000 formerly unemployable people get jobs - credits corporate giant and board member Bacardi Limited with one of her most effortless fundraisers. The liquor giant organized a Rene Ruiz fashion show at the Cuban Museum Diaspora and single-handedly raised $14,000 for the organization.
Jon Bon Jovi, Jimmy Buffett Rock Out at ForEverglades Benefit
Jon Bon Jovi - with a special cameo by Everglades Foundation board member Jimmy Buffett - had guests rocking out at the Foundation's annual "ForEverglades" Palm Beach benefit held at The Breakers.
Chopard Presents Diamonds are Forever Gala
Paws4You Rescue, a Miami-based animal rescue organization, raised $75,000 at its second annual casino-themed fundraising gala, "Chopard Presents Diamonds are Forever," held at The Coral Gables Country Club. The black-tie event honored long-time supporters Swanee and Paul DiMare, along with David Cone, former New York Yankees pitcher celebrating the 20th anniversary of his perfect pitching season and publication of a book co-authored with Yankees analyst Jack Curry, and "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" star and New York Times best-selling author, Teresa Giudice.
Orchestrating a Cure for Cancer
Baptist Health South Florida and New World Symphony hosted an intimate reception following New World Symphony's performance of Beethovens Seventh on the Rooftop Garden at New World Center. This reception celebrated a dynamic partnership between the two not-for-profit organizations, with a goal of serving the South Florida community in new and inventive ways, focusing on the intersections of wellness and music.
Chapman Partnership Unveils Empowerment Circle
Chapman Partnership unveiled its new giving society, the Empowerment Circle, at a Donor Appreciation Event held at the InterContinental Miami. The exclusive event honored top donors for their outstanding generosity and commitment to empowering Chapman Partnership's homeless residents.