Anniversary Celebration Charity & Causes Miami-Dade County

Ruby Jubilee 80th Anniversary Celebration

Ruby Jubilee 80th Anniversary CelebrationSaturday, November 12, 7pm – The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables

Eighty years of service to the blind and visually impaired will be celebrated at the Miami Lighthouse’s Ruby Jubilee, presented by Northern Trust. More than 400 of Miami’s most influential philanthropists and business and civic leaders are expected for the evening’s festivities which will be emceed by Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. The black tie event will begin at 7 p.m. with a cocktail reception and silent auction sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida. Eight-time Grammy Award-winner and recipient of Billboard Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award, legendary guitarist Jose Feliciano will take the stage alongside Miami Lighthouse Better Chance Music Production Programâ„¢ Musicians during the special dinner concert sponsored by Florida Power & Light Company and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Proceeds from the Ruby Jubilee Celebration will support the many nationally recognized programs and services to blind and visually impaired program participants of all ages, as well as providing eye examinations and glasses to thousands of underprivileged schoolchildren throughout the State.