Charity

2017 Miami Kidney Walk

2017 Miami Kidney Walk

The National Kidney Foundation of Florida (NKFF) is pleased to announce this year’s MIAMI KIDNEY WALK being held Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, 4020 Virginia Beach Drive in Miami, FL. The Miami Kidney Walk is a fun, inspiring community fundraiser that calls attention to the prevention of kidney disease […]

Take a Bite Out of Injustice at “The Taste of Equality”

Take a Bite Out of Injustice at “The Taste of Equality”

Gulfstream Park and Equality Florida, an organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community, are teaming up to host “The Taste of Equality,” an exciting tasting tour of South Florida’s ultimate outdoor dining, entertainment, and shopping destination. The evening will benefit both Equality Florida and #ForThe49 Equality Forward […]

South Miami Hospital Twilight 5K

South Miami Hospital Twilight 5K

The South Miami Hospital Twilight 5K is a race and block party rolled into one. On Sunday, May 15th, racers will wind through the quiet South Miami neighborhood adjacent to FootWorks, then ends near Town Kitchen & Bar at a block party with music, food, beer (for 21 and older), kids zone, kiddie dash, and […]

The Dog Days of Springtime

The Dog Days of Springtime

Doggy Fest Miami promises to be a fun-filled day in Coconut Grove at Miami City Hall on Sunday, April 17, 2016. Enjoy a wide variety of activities, adopt a dog, shows, demos, food, music and treats! All dogs are welcome! The day’s festivities will include Exhibitors, prizes for both the Two-Legged & Four-Legged, adoption opportunities, discounted vaccinations; […]

Feast on Innovation at MADE

Feast on Innovation at MADE

FEAST Miami, an art-meets-eats vegan pop-up dinner series spreading throughout Miami, will kick off its sixth installment this Sunday, February 21, at Villain Theater at MADE at the Citadel in Little River. The dinner begins at 6 p.m., and there’s a minimum donation of $40 per person. Tickets can be purchased here and include a vegan dinner made by Chef […]

Photo Recap: Paella for a Cause

Photo Recap: Paella for a Cause

On Monday, November 2nd , 2015, SGG International held their first edition of Paella for a Cause where they had the opportunity to benefit a wonderful cause, the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Paella For a Cause goes back to Brazil, where SGG was founded almost 30 years ago; an event whose whole purpose is to […]

Meet Miami Mover & Shaker: Carl Hildebrand

Meet Miami Mover & Shaker: Carl Hildebrand

What if a simple meal could help transform a neighborhood? That is what 2015 Mover & Shaker Carl Hildebrand is achieving through his organization Miami Soup, part of an international grassroots network for funding small to medium-sized projects designed to enhance the quality of community life. Miami Soup is rooted in a simple concept. The community is invited […]

Adopt a Free Pet at Alma Ad’s Pet Adoption & Donation Drive

Adopt a Free Pet at Alma Ad’s Pet Adoption & Donation Drive

By Erica Greenfield My adopted niece Rilo is a sweet little girl with a not-so-sweet start to life.   After getting hit by a car and left with a devastating leg injury, Rilo’s family abandoned her on the side of a desolate Mexican road. Injured, frightened and alone, young Rilo was left to die. However, this […]

Back to (Old) School Happy Hour with Friends of NWS

Back to (Old) School Happy Hour with Friends of NWS

By Erica Greenfield Another New World Symphony season is upon us. Dedicated to the artistic and personal development of gifted musicians, the NWS program provides professional training to the top graduates of musical programs across the country in hopes of preparing them for their roles in orchestras and ensembles across the world. Friends of New […]

Embrace Your Inner-Child for a Great Cause

Embrace Your Inner-Child for a Great Cause

Too much pizza; crazy face painting; silly games. Remember how much fun you had as a care-free 8 year old?  Well, here’s your chance to embrace your inner child for a great cause at the Centro Mater second annual Playground Party! And since you’re not actually 8, free drinks are included! Future Matters is a young professionals’ organization founded to […]