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Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade to Present “Wild About Kids” Gala, Celebrating its 10th Anniversary, on Nov. 12, 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne

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Who/What:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade is gearing up to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its annual black-tie “Wild About Kids” Gala on Nov. 12, 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne. Proceeds will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s many positive programs, including after school programs, homework assistance, computer training, social skills, dance, arts & crafts, professional mentoring, and summer and athletic programs, for area children who need them the most.

The event will kick off with a cocktail reception hosted by NCL, followed by dinner, the program, dancing and live entertainment. South Florida’s top community leaders, philanthropists and socialites will be among the over 450 anticipated guests who will enjoy a themed-evening full of surprises, luxurious and unique auction items, and much more. Guests will also have a special opportunity at the event to sponsor a child through donations.

“Wild About Kids” Gala chairs are Juan Jose Delgado and Gabriela Rachadell de Delgado, and Jorge Luis and Marile Lopez. During the festivities, Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade will honor Alexandra Villoch, president and publisher of Miami Herald Media Company, with the Community Builder Award; and Judith Kramer, retired Miami-Dade County Public Schools executive, with the Charles “Bebe” Rebozo Humanitarian Award.

Gala sponsorships are available. For more information about sponsorships, visit http://bit.ly/BGCGala2016 and click on the “Gala and Sponsorship Information” link, or contact Arthur Hernandez at 305-446-9910 ext. 13 or ahernandez@bgcmia.org.

When:

Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016

6:30 p.m.–12 a.m. Cocktail Reception and Gala

Where:

The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne

455 Grand Bay Dr.

Key Biscayne, FL 33149

How:

To purchase tickets for the “Wild About Kids” Gala, visit http://bit.ly/BGCGala2016 and click on the “Registration Form” link, or contact Arthur Hernandez at 305-446-9910 ext. 13 or ahernandez@bgcmia.org.

About Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade  

Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade has been serving youth in the community since 1940. What once was a single building and site for boys has grown to five Clubs serving thousands of boys and girls year round, providing programs in the areas of character and leadership development, educational enhancement, career preparation, health and life skills, cultural arts and sports, fitness and recreation. Club staffing, initiatives, and programs are designed to inspire and enable young people and provide them with the resources to succeed and share in the American Dream. For more information, please visit www.bgcmia.org.

 

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