Make-A-Wish Southern Florida held its annual Garden Party, building excitement for the 21st Annual InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball, taking place on November 7, 2015. The private affair was hosted by Lifetime Benefactors Al and Nancy Malnik at their Ocean Ridge oceanfront Beaux-Arts estate. The Malniks unprecedented gift of $1 million to Make-A-Wish Southern Florida remains the largest single contribution to the charity.
Ball Chairman Shareef Malnik announced that 21st InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball theme will celebrate the mystical world of Mythology, and that his significant other, “Burn Notice” star Gabrielle Anwar, will emcee the live auction as celebrity auctioneer for the fifth consecutive year. On a hot early-summer afternoon guests enjoying delicious bites, bubbly and music by one-of-kind violinist and DJ Timothee Lovelock.