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Second Annual Fundraising Event for the FundaHigado America Foundation

| March 20, 2017 | Calendar

Fashion designer & Director of FundaHigado America, Carolina Herrera, along with co-presidents Dr. Pedro Rivas Vetencourt, a U.S. trained Venezuelan liver transplant surgeon and Dr. Tomoaki Kato, Director of Abdominal Solid Organ Transplantation at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia Medical Center host second annual event.

FundaHigado America (FHA), a foundation dedicated to making the knowledge and training associated with pediatric liver transplantation accessible to medical centers in underserved countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, will host its first-ever Miami fundraising event at the PĂ©rez Art Museum. The event, the foundation’s second annual fundraiser, aims to raise money to fund its educational programs as well as implement three to five new pediatric transplant centers in Latin America within the next few years. The evening will include a cocktail reception along with a photography exhibition showcasing the exceptional work accomplished by the FHA team. The exhibition will depict a few of the numerous children who have received liver transplantation and have regained their lives because of it. The FHA is currently working in Venezuela, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic and Peru.

Tickets are available at $250 per-person.

Media contact: Erica Diamond-Bouskila / 305-496-2199 /

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