Gloria Estefan, Mayor Tomas Regalado, and Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces will gather at Miami Marine Stadium to Kickoff the â€œNever Quitâ€ Challenge,” on Friday, September 6, 2013.Â The stadiumâ€™s legendary basin will serve as the first stop for six teams of US Special Operations warriors as they travel the East Coast by jet ski.Â The â€œNever Quitâ€ Challenge is a land and nautical-centered fundraising event supporting American veterans and their families. Starting Friday, the teams will venture on a 1,600-mile journey from Key West to New York City, arriving at their final destination on Wednesday, September 11. The first stop of their journey will be at Miami Marine Stadium.Â The warriors will ride into the stadiumâ€™s basin and be recognized on stage at about 6:30 pm.Â From 7:00-11:00 pm, the event will move to nearby Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill, located at 3301 Rickenbacker Causeway near the entrance to the Rusty Pelican. Supporters will be able to meet â€œNever Quitâ€ participants and make donations to important veteransâ€™ charities through a live auction.Â This event is free and open to the public (no registration required).
Thursday, May 17, 6:30pm-9:30pm – Glass and Vine, 2820 McFarlane Rd, Coconut Grove Join PROFESA and make connections with other puertorricans living in South Florida. The meaning of the word PROFESA is as follows: “PR” stands for Puerto Rican, “PROFES” is for professional and the “A” stands for association. Although PROFESA is a Spanish word, […]
Wednesday, July 31, 6pm-8:30pm – Prive Island, 5000 Island Estates Dr, Aventura Join for an evening of lite bites, cocktails and breathtaking views from Prive Island’s new model penthouse roof top terrace. Privé is a secluded enclave of 160 grand residences in twin, 16-story towers. The residences range in size from 2,585 to over 5,600 […]
Monday, April 20, 5:30pmâ€“9pm – The University of Miami Newman Alumni Center, 6200 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables The goal of this event is to lift up the stories of elected Latina leaders, educate Latinas about public service opportunities, and inspire young Latinas to get involved in political life. Refreshments and hors d’Å“uvres will be […]