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The Orphaned Starfish Foundation Miami Fundraising Gala

The Orphaned Starfish Foundation Miami Fundraising GalaFriday, March 15, 8pm – Epic Hotel, 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami

The Orphaned Starfish Foundation (OSF), an internationally-recognized nonprofit organization that provides computer vocational training for orphans and disadvantaged children throughout the developing world, celebrated its 12th anniversary with its first Annual Miami Fundraising Gala at the Epic Hotel in Downtown Miami. 

This is the New York City based Foundation’s first fundraising event in Florida and it honored orphaned, impoverished and disadvantaged children throughout the Caribbean and Latin America. Two young, orphaned children from the OSF program in Cali, Colombia are being flown in as guest honorees.  The evening started with celebrity red carpet arrivals, passed hors d’oeuvres, open bar and a silent auction followed up a three-course dinner, live auction and musical performance. “Scrubs’ Judy Reyes was the mistress of ceremonies and live entertainment was provided by Grammy nominated Cuban-American singer, song writer and actress Cucu Diamantes accompanied by a 10-piece band.