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On December 10th, the Coral Gables Community Foundation’s Board members, staff, Merrick Society members and fund holders gathered to celebrate the holiday season.
The Foundation’s annual holiday party was held at the beautiful home of Immediate Past Chairman Bill Bonn and Ruben Ceballos. Awards for Board Members of the Year were presented to Aura Reinhardt and Pat Blanco for their outstanding service and dedication to the Foundation over the years.
The Board of Directors, Incoming Chairman John O’Rourke III and Executive Director Mary Snow gifted outgoing Chairman Carlos F. Garcia with touching mementos to commemorate his time as Chairman of the Board.
During his address to attendees, Garcia spoke about the Foundation’s many achievements throughout 2015, including the establishment of the Coral Gables Community Foundation Four-Year Scholarship, the Golden Gables Fund as well as the over $50,000 awarded in grant funding this year.
To view more photos from the event, please visit our Facebook page.
The Coral Gables Community Foundation hosted a joint reception with the Thelma Gibson Health Initiative at Canteen Cuisine on Thursday, October 8th. Both organizations came together to celebrate the opening and the donation from the Foundation that enabled the Thelma Gibson Health Initiative to purchase industrial kitchen equipment for the Canteen Cuisine. The Canteen Cuisine will provide at-risk juveniles with an opportunity to work and learn vocational skills, monetary skills and other work-related skills that will give them the resources necessary to have a brighter future, while also serving the local community.