The Orphaned Starfish Foundation (OSF), an internationally-recognized nonprofit organization that provides computer vocational training for orphans and disadvantaged children throughout the developing world, will celebrate its 12th anniversary on Friday, March 15th, with its first Annual Miami Fundraising Gala at the Epic Hotel in downtown Miami.
This is the New York City-based Foundation’s first fundraising event in Florida and it will honor orphaned, impoverished and disadvantaged children throughout the Caribbean and Latin America. Two young, orphaned children from the OSF program in Cali, Colombia are being flown in as guest honorees.
The evening begins at 8 p.m. with celebrity red carpet arrivals, passed hors d’oeuvres, open bar and a silent auction followed up a three-course dinner, live auction and musical performance.
“Scrubs” Judy Reyes will preside as the mistress of ceremonies and live entertainment will be provided by Grammy nominated Cuban-American singer, song writer and actress Cucu Diamantes accompanied by a 10-piece band.
More than 200 VIP guests are expected to attend including Greg Howard (Writer “Remember the Titans”/“Ali”) Nicolas Felizola (Fashion Designer), George Valencia (Director/Writer/ Producer), Quique Usales (Stylist/Reporter, Telemundo), Natalia Zea (Reporter, CBS4), and more in support of OSF. The Gala is sponsored by Audi, E Tech, Trinity Hotel Investment and Charre Group, among others.
Tickets can be purchased at http://www.orphanedstarfish.org/our-gala/.