Camillus House’s 19th Annual Hope For All Gala
Raises more than $2 Million For Persons Who Are Poor And Homeless In Greater Miami
The Hilton Miami Downtown played host to one of Miamis most distinguished charities, Camillus House, for a spectacular gala themed Guayaberas and Good Times. The sold-out event raised over $2 million for persons who are poor and homeless in our community.
The 19th Annual Hope for All Gala featured an incredible array of silent and live auction items as well as an amazing entertainment lineup including Tito Puente, Jr. and his Latin Ensemble, Yoli Mayor, Timbalive, and Dance Now! Miami.
A special thank you goes out to American Airlines, Carnival Cruise Lines and Bob Dickinson, our Gala Chairs, and our Top Sponsor E11EVEN Miami.
Our Pillar Sponsors were Knight Foundation and Norwegian Cruise Holdings. Our Spirits Sponsor was Bacardi USA and our Premier Sponsor was the Archdiocese of Miami.
Our Decor & Table Design Sponsor was Deco Productions, and our Camillus Star Supporters were Swanee & Paul DiMare, and TD Bank.
Our Host Committee Sponsors were Susan & Tom Abraham, Bunny Bastian, Katie Blanco Bourdeau, Susan & Mark Bloom (Greenberg Traurig), Jonathan Brown (Smokehouse Holdings), Lisa & John Chidsey, Melina & Eduardo Cisneros(Cisneros Corporation), Church of the Epiphany, Joe DaGrosa (General American Capital Partners LLC), John Dubois, Wayne Eldred (Tarpon Bend Raw Bar & Grill), Nelly & Miguel Farra, Constance & Miguel Fernandez, Hon. Patricia Seitz & Alan Greer, Julie Grimes, Teresa & Michael Haskett, HEICO Corporation, Jon Kislak, Teresa & Paul Lowenthal, Lisette & Manny Medinam (Medina Family Foundation), Matthew Meehan & Rod Hildebrant, Bibi & Mario Murgado, Jose Luis Nazar, Park West Foundation, Dr. Matthew & Ben Schlumbecht, Mary Shafey, “In memory of Florence Stern,”and Andres Toro.
Our Corporate Sponsors were Bank of America Baptist Health South Florida, BCG, Berger Singerman, City Furniture, City National Bank of Florida, Coastal Construction Group, EM1 Labs, Florida Power & Light, Harding Retail, IberiaBank, Jeannie Reporting, Miami Downtown Development Authority, Miami World Center, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Northern Trust Bank of Florida, Nova Jet Aviation Group, One Spa World, Park West Foundation, Perry Ellis International, Inc., Resorts World Bimini, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., Ryder Charitable Foundation, Speedcast, Starboard Cruise Services, Glen Straub, The Apollo Group, The Lennar Foundation, Tito’s Vodka, and Wells Fargo Bank.