National Philanthropy Day’s 20th Anniversary
The Association of Fundraising Professionals Miami is seeking honorees for 2015 National Philanthropy Day. Thursday, November 12, marks the 30th Anniversary for the National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon, which will be held at Jungle Island.
Nominations are still open for this year’s honorees – deadline is June 6. Award categories are: Outstanding Philanthropist Award; James W. McLamore Outstanding Volunteer Award; Julia Tuttle Award for Community Involvement & Corporate Citizenship; and Outstanding Grant Maker Award.
This is a wonderful opportunity to nominate an extraordinary individual, business or foundation whose leadership distinguishes them in the South Florida community.
Click here for the Nomination Form and complete instructions for submitting your nomination.
And mark your calendar to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of National Philanthropy Day!
Pictured: 2014 NPD Honorees – Javier Soto (The Miami Foundation), Jorge Perez
Site Specific – Season Finale
The Miami Design District presented A World of Rhythm, an evening curated by The Rhythm Foundation and led by Afrobeta’s Cuci Amador to celebrate the season finale of the Site-Specific Performance Series. The night featured a variety of musical performances which connect to the strong cultural influences of South Florida.
Pictured: Carina Yubero, Duda Teixeira and Valeria Krasavina
Arsht Center’s Rock Odyssey
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts recently presented its 100th performance of Rock Odyssey. For six years, Arsht Center invites every fifth grader in Miami-Dade County for a free presentation of this spectacular musical, a cornerstone of the Center’s Arts Education and Community Engagement program.