The American Friends of JamaicaÂ (AFJ), in collaboration with the Jamaica Committee, will host a joint fund raising gala, the 2013 Jamaica Charity Ball.Â Following the strong tradition of the Annual New York American Friends of Jamaica Gala, the South Florida inaugural Gala was staged in 2005. Organized by a dedicated group of Jamaican Diaspora living in South Florida, the event has been recognized as a new tradition and a elegant evening of dining and entertainment in honor of Jamaica. The proceeds of the event create significant social impact by raising important funds distributed to Jamaican charities in education, healthcare and economic development.Â The gala will honor Ms.Thalia Lyn, CEO and Managing Director of Island Grill, recognizing Ms. Lynâ€™s outstanding achievements and unwavering philanthropic support for Jamaica, and Mr. Glen Mills, dedicated Coach of the Racers Track Club.Â Ms. Lyn will receive the International Humanitarian Award and Coach Mills will be presented with the International Achievement Award. The Ball individual tickets are $350 and theÂ after-party tickets are $125 per person.
Saturday, November 17, 7pm-11pm – Jungle Island’s Treetop Ballroom, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami The Friends of South Florida Autism, Inc., a non-profit organization that raises funds for the benefit of South Florida Autism Charter Schools, South Florida Autism Center, and The Villages of South Florida Autism, will host the 2018 Ray of Hope Gala at […]
Tuesday, June 3, 6pm-11pm -Â Toscana Divino,Â 900 South Miami Avenue, Miami As part of the gastronomic Tour of Italy this coming Tuesday June 03, Â Toscana Divino willÂ feature a night completely dedicated to my region Veneto and the city of Venice. It’s a great opportunity to try out some of the wines and dishes from this beautiful […]
Friday, November 21, 7:30pm – Diplomat Resort & Spa,Â 3555 S Ocean Dr, Hollywood Join FLIFF Chairman’s Awards Gala at Diplomat Resort & Spa to honor George Hamilton, Daniel Baldwin, Clara Mamet, Mike Downey with special guests Stephen Daldry and Alana Stewart. Evening program starts at 7:30pm with open bar cocktails & hors d’oeuvres, 8:30pm dinner, […]