Stories with 'philanthropy' tag

Peter Buffett Concert and Conversation – United for the Future

Please join us as we take community building to a new level. United Way is partnering with Peter Buffett, musician and philanthropist (youngest son of investor Warren Buffett) for a new kind of conversation as he embarks on a nationwide tour. Peter will discuss what it takes to truly transform our communities. His is a […]

/ April 5, 2019


Video: Claps for Mr. Yap

People say Mr. Yap is crazy. But ask him, and he’ll tell you he’s just “crazy happy.” George Yap migrated from Jamaica to Miami in 1976 with $50 in his pocket. With the help of family and friends, he founded Leasa Industries in 1977 inside a dilapidated warehouse in Liberty City. Today, his company is […]

/ February 13, 2019


The world’s premier community impact organization is finally opening up a Miami office

The goal of SVP is to gather wealthy partners and have them pool their funds to to give to local social impact organizations.

/ March 8, 2017


A guide to Give Miami Day

Give Miami Day kicks off at midnight on 11/17 but if you’re confused about how it all works, we’ve got you covered.

/ November 15, 2016


Tell us who you’re supporting on Give Miami Day

Its the biggest philanthropic day in the southeast U.S. We want to hear how you plan to participate.

/ November 6, 2016


How to give back with Miami nonprofits

Do you love Miami? Hate it? One sure way to make our city better is to support to Miami nonprofits. Check out these six easy ways to get involved, sharpen your skills, expand your network, and up your giving game.

/ April 8, 2015