Charity & Causes Miami Downtown

Philanthropy Night on the River to Supports the Orphans of Puerto Plata

Philanthropy Night on the RiverThursday, June 20, 6pm – Capriccio on the River, 41 SE 5th St., Miami Brickell

This event is to support 30 girls which come from slums of Puerto Plata. These girls are very poor and have no family. They have lived a very risky life in the streets and are now enjoying a roof over their heads, food and education from Luisa Ortega Home. Since 1968, Luisa Ortega Home has provided an important service to girls and adolescents in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. In addition, they also provide education to more than 600 students who come from the underprivileged communities of Puerto Plata. Their goal is to teach these girls principals such as responsibility, respect and values. With 2 complimentary cocktails and food tastings. Also a DJ, all set along the beautiful back drop of Miami river. Raffle prizes will be on sale. Suggested donation at the door is $20.