Guests joinedÂ Communities In Schools of Miamiâ€™s (CIS) for â€œUnder the Big Topâ€ annual fundraising gala and dinner featuring student dancers, singers and a live band attempting to replicate the â€œthe best show on earthâ€ at the Intercontinental in Downtown Miami. The evening started with silent auction and sunset cocktail hour sponsored by Bacardi, followed by a sit down dinner and CIS of Miami student performance by “Guitars Over Guns” Operation Students andÂ HomesteadÂ Miami Senior High. Guests had a chance to bid on rare silent auction items including an autographed guitar from Jimmy Buffet, all-inclusive vacation packages, luxury jewelry, spa treatments and more.Â Local CBS News anchor Cynthia Demos presided as the â€œRing Masterâ€ side-by-side with a CIS high school student Melanie Bacetty acting as junior MC. President & CEO CIS Miami, Elizabeth MejiaÂ welcome remarks and Dr. Pablo G. Ortuz key note speaker followed by parents, teachers and student testimonials, and special remarks from the Board of Director’s, Bill Multack.Â All gala proceeds will go to benefit the Miami-Dade chapter of CIS, the nationâ€™s leading dropout prevention organization, and the only one proven to increase graduation rates and decrease dropout rates.
September 14 & 15, 10am-6pm – PÃ©rez Art Museum Miami, 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami To relieve some of the stress from Hurricane Irma, PAMM invites South Florida residents to enjoy a day at the museum with free admission on Thursday, September 14 and Friday, September 15. In addition to free admission, PAMM will host a […]
March 29 & 30 -Â Seasalt & Pepper,Â 422 NW North River Drive, Miami Ibiza Sessions at Seasalt and Pepper, a revival of classic Ibiza sounds enshrined in Miami vibes to create the ultimate lounging experience by day and by night. Experience the magic of Ibiza with legendary sounds by Blue Marlin and Cafe del Mar ex […]
Friday, November 7, 7pm – Coral Gables Country Club, 997 N. Greenway Dr., Coral Gables The Leadership Learning Center at St. John Bosco Catholic Church will host its gala at the Coral Gables Country Club. The gala will kick-off a capital campaign, which will fund the new facility being constructed on the Centerâ€™s campus. Once […]