Past Events

Jackson Health Foundation’s Golden Angel Gala Raises $1.6 million

Jackson Health Foundation’s Golden Angel Gala Raises $1.6 million

March 17th, 2015
The Jackson Health Foundation’s annual gala raised $1.6 million. Jackson employees joined over 600 philanthropists and community leaders on Saturday, January 24, at the trendy Soho Studios in Wynwood. Hosted by the foundation’s Golden Angels and celebrity “ringmaster” WPLG news anchor Laurie Jennings, guests attending the themed gala titled, “Meet Jack Under The Big Top,” were treated to an entertaining evening featuring a new-aged carnival atmosphere. Highlighting the evening were presentations to Harvey and Roberta Chaplin as Lifetime Humanitarian honorees.
International Kids Fund Wonderfund Recognizes its Circle of Heroes at Annual Luncheon

International Kids Fund Wonderfund Recognizes its Circle of Heroes at Annual Luncheon

March 17th, 2015
Over 300 guests and philanthropists joined the International Kids Fund Wonderfund (IKF) at its annual Circle of Heroes Luncheon on February 26, to celebrate the many lives saved thanks to the generosity of the Circle of Heroes. Chaired by Mariana Sanchez, the luncheon was held at the beautiful Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens in Miami. Honored for their continued support and dedication to IKF were Hope of a Miracle Foundation, Major League Baseball player Ervin Santana, and Maria Sarria. The event also featured an exquisite menu created by Celebrity Chef, Michelle Bernstein and was hosted by Univision23 reporter Gloria Ordaz.
Jackson Health Foundation’s Guardian Angels Luncheon Proceeds Top $550,000

Jackson Health Foundation’s Guardian Angels Luncheon Proceeds Top $550,000

January 8th, 2015

More than 550 philanthropists, community leaders, and administrators from the Jackson Health System attended the 16th Annual Guardians of the Children luncheon held at the beautiful JW Marriott Marquis in Miami. Hosted by the Jackson Health Foundation (JHF), JHF Guardian Angels, and celebrity hostess WPLG News Anchor Laurie Jennings, the luncheon raised over $550,000 that […]

IKF's Wonderfund 10th Anniversary Dinner

IKF's Wonderfund 10th Anniversary Dinner

March 1st, 2012

IKF’s Wonderfund – 10th Anniversary Dinner Thursday, March 1st, 2012 7:30pm The Moore Building 4040 NE Second Avenue Design District [nggallery id=20]  

Leon and Serena Simkins Center for Thyroid and Neuroendocrine Tumors Dedicated

November 9th, 2011

Leon and Serena Simkins, Miami philanthropists, were honored Wednesday by Jackson Memorial Foundation for the creation of the Leon and Serena Simkins Center for Thyroid and Neuroendocrine Tumors, a research and treatment facility of Dr. Seza Gulec at Jackson North Medical Center. Dr. Gulec is Chief of Surgical Oncology at FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of […]

Jackson Memorial Foundation Golden Angels Gala 2012 – A Royal Ball Kick-Off

Jackson Memorial Foundation Golden Angels Gala 2012 – A Royal Ball Kick-Off

November 3rd, 2011

Jackson Memorial Foundation Golden Angels Gala Kickoff Jackson Memorial Foundation kicked off the Golden Angels Gala 2012 fundraising effort on behalf of Jackson Memorial Hospital at the Coral Gables home of Foundation Chairman Carlos Lopez-Cantera and his lovely wife, Marta Ligia. She, along with Fana Holtz are chairmen of the gala, “A Royal Ball,” to […]

Guardian Angel Luncheon 2011

October 28th, 2011

Jackson Memorial Foundation’s Guardian Angel Luncheon raises more than $500,000 for Holtz Children’s Hospital Elegance and philanthropy came together to raise more than $500,000 in the spirit of helping children at Jackson Memorial Foundation’s Guardian Angels 13th annual Guardians of the Children Luncheon on October 28th. More than 450 prominent guests attended the event which […]

Panera Bread Breast Cancer Month Campaign

October 1st, 2011
October Sale of Pink Ribbon Bagels® Helped Support Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Taylor Breast Center/Roberta Orlen Chaplin Digital Breast Imaging Center

Roberto Coin Events at Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland

September 22nd, 2011

Saks Fifth Avenue, Dadeland, Hosts Jackson Memorial Foundation Featuring Roberto Coin President Peter Webster Famed designer Roberto Coin’s and fall collection was recently unveiled by company President Peter Webster at an event chaired by Jackson Memorial Foundation Board and Golden Angel Society Members Patricia Wallace and Silvia Fortun. Presented by Saks Fifth Avenue at Dadeland, […]

Chaplin Family Pediatric Emergency Room Dedication

May 20th, 2010

Chaplin Family Pediatric Emergency Room Dedication Jackson Memorial Foundation held a dedication ceremony to recognize prominent philanthropists, Harvey and Roberta Chaplin and the Chaplin Family for their magnanimous $1 million gift. This generous donation built the Chaplin Family Pediatric Emergency Room at Holtz Children’s Hospital at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. The Chaplins continuous friendship and […]