Guests at the Behind the Magic Gala Tablescape & Culinary Arts Showcase mingled amid beautifully created gala atmospheres, sipped wine and savored the wonderful treats provided by seven amazing caterers.
Hosted by SocialMiami and Source Miami and presented at at Private Key in the Wynwood Art District, the two-day event welcomed supporters and professionals from local non-profit organizations along with event planners from the corporate, charity and social worlds to experience the latest trends in event design and food.
Chefs Up Front Dinner
More than 100 guests experienced an unforgettable gastronomical evening, raising nearly $40,000 for Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters program, at the 6th annual “Chefs Up Front” Fort Lauderdale dinner, reception and auction.
Breakthrough Miami’s 4th annual Support-A-Scholar fundraiser, held at the private home of Miami philanthropist Jeffrey Miller, was produced by 3 Pillars Events. The event raised funds and awareness for Breakthrough Miami's tuition-free academic enrichment programs to motivated students from underserved communities. Guests enjoyed a night under the stars filled with exquisite food provided by local restaurants. The evening’s entertainment included live performances by Dueling Pianos and guests danced into the late hours of the night with sounds by DJ Coco Hara.
Dream Court Opens at Boys & Girls Kendall Club
Longtime friends Basketball Hall-of-Famer Nancy Lieberman and Tennis Hall-of-Famer Martina Navratilova were on hand for the dedication of the new Dream Court™ at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade Kendall Club. Lieberman, a two-time Olympian and NBA Sacramento Kings Assistant Coach, gifted the court to honor her friend, Grand Slam title holder Martina Navratilova for her great impact on the game of tennis and as an inspirational leader to women in sports.
Make-A-Wish Southern Florida VIP Kick-Off Party
Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida and InterContinental® Miami celebrated the 22nd Annual InterContinental® Miami Make-A-Wish® Ball with a VIP kick-off party at the InterContinental. Amid a backdrop of forest and wildwood decor inspired by Deco Productions, guests enjoyed a surprise dance performance while servers wore intricate animal face paint to embody La Nuit de l’Animal, the theme of this year's gala to take place on November 12.
Pictured: Robert Hill, Shareef Malnik and Norman Wedderburn