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18th Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala: Southeast Asia


2014-BB-Miami-Gala-Image-Share-FL[9]Organization celebrates expansion into Southeast Asia and 25th Anniversary

MIAMI, November 13, 2014  – Best Buddies International, a groundbreaking nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony K. Shriver to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is pleased to announce its 18thAnnual Best Buddies Miami Gala  at The Fontainebleau Miami Beach on Friday, November 21. Read More…

17th Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala Raises $3 Million for Best Buddies International


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MIAMI, November 24, 2013 – Nine-hundred people attended the  17th Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala, Honoring Carlos Slim Helú at The Fontainebleau Miami Beach on Friday, November 22. The star-studded event raised $3 million in total donations for Best Buddies International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

The evening’s festivities included a fabulous cocktail hour, gourmet dinner, unique live and silent auctions, and a live performance by special musical guest Sean Paul.

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Carlos Slim Helú, Romero Britto, and Anthony K. Shriver
Photo Credit: John David Arroyo, Best Buddies International

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Carlos Slim Helú to be honored at the 17th Annual Zenith Watches Best Buddies Miami Gala Benefiting Best Buddies International


Carlos Slim Helú

Carlos Slim Helú

MIAMI, November 7, 2013  – Best Buddies International, a groundbreaking nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony K. Shriver to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is pleased to announce that Carlos Slim Helú will be honored during the  17th Annual Zenith Watches Best Buddies Miami Gala at The Fontainebleau Miami Beach on Friday, November 22.

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