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Over the Edge Miami 2014 Kick-Off Reception

Over the Edge Miami Meet and Greet at Fortom GallerySaturday, August 2, 6:30pm- Fortom Gallery,250 NW ​2​3rd. Street, Miami Wynwood Arts District

The Miami Children’s Initiative (MCI) hosted Over the Edge Miami meet and greet pre-event at Fortom Gallery to connect and celebrate existing sponsors and Edgers as well as recruit potential participants and supporters. Capturing the children and “hope” of Liberty City, the event also featured a photography-series by photojournalist, Michael Marko. A portion of the proceeds of all sales will go to MCI. MCI’s initiative’s 3rd annual Over the Edge Miami, where extreme sports meets giving is on September 5th and 6th at the JW Marriot Marquis Miami.

Miami Children’s Initiative is a 501 © (3) nonprofit organization focused on transforming Liberty City into a prosperous community. In partnership with Liberty City’s residents, youth, religious centers, schools, businesses and non-profit organizations, we seek to address the needs of our community by investing in our children. MCI believes that Liberty City’s strength lies in the undeveloped potential of its youth and that through focused strategic work the potential of each child can be unleashed.

Photos by: Maria Fernanda Monsalvo