Saturday, October 17, 7pm-12am -Â Hilton Airport Miami Hotel,Â 5101 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami
The Early Development of Global EducationÂ (EDGE) Charitable Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, dedicated to providing humanitarian services for families, specifically children in need, hosted their 8th Annual “Tropical Miami Night Gala.”Â During this year’s gala, guests experience a tropical island lifestyle featuringÂ domino tables, food, cocktails provided by Bacardi, Arandoza Cigars, music, and dancing. Attendees also enjoyed an exclusive lounge area, a Funclick Photo Booth, a silent auction, a coffee station courtesy of Starbucks, cigar rolling demonstrations and a complimentary salsa lesson.
The EDGE Charitable Foundation has helped more than 20,000 children in the United States, Haiti, Jamaica, Kenya, Guatemala, India, Madagascar, Nicaragua and Puerto Rico. The Tropical Miami Night Gala funds will benefit children who are homeless, unaccompanied, and victims of human trafficking, domestic violence or victimized in any other way. The gala will also support the leadership programming needs of the EDGE Foundationâ€™s Youth Advisory Committee (YAC). The overall goal of the organization is to raise funds for various humanitarian projects on a local and global level.
Photos by: Elaina Lucia