Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 7 p.m.
The Historic Biltmore Hotel
1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables
For more information please call Cameron Sisser at 786-362-7515
Miami's most influential philanthropists, business and civic leaders will turn out to celebrate on Saturday, January 25, 2020, when Miami Lighthouse marks the historic milestone of 90 years of service to the blind and visually impaired. The celebratory gala, presented by Northern Trust, will be cast in the dreamlike setting of Coral Gables’s historic Biltmore Hotel and is a black-tie affair.
The evening’s festivities commence at 7 p.m. with a cocktail reception and silent auction, followed by a gourmet seated dinner and dancing, with entertainment performed by nationally recognized Miami Lighthouse musicians. It will be a night for making unforgettable memories as the evening concludes with celebratory fireworks sponsored by Walter and Terri Shikany and SFM Services, Inc.
Individual tickets are $700 and a limited number of tables of ten are still available. To view a list of sponsorship opportunities, please click here. To purchase tickets or a table, please visit our donate now page and indicate in the description your purchase click here.
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Miami Lighthouse was recognized at the 2015 Florida Blue Foundation Sapphire Awards luncheon as an organization that has demonstrated excellence and innovation in community health.
Miami Lighthouse ranks among the elite 1% of U.S. nonprofits having earned 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator, the nation's premier independent nonprofit evaluator. Receiving such a distinction reflects our sound fiscal management, responsible use of donor dollars, and financial strength.
Miami Lighthouse has earned the Gold participation level through the GuideStar Exchange which is a testament to Miami Lighthouse's commitment to data transparency.
Early Intervention Blind Babies Program Named the Children's Trust 2016 Program of the Year. This most prestigious award recognizes this Early Intervention Program, in particular, for including parents as teachers.
Miami Lighthouse received the prestigious 2015 Beacon Award in Education at the 13th Annual Beacon Council Awards.
Miami Lighthouse received a Silver medal at the 2016 Miami Today Gold Medal Awards Ceremony.
Miami Lighthouse is a two-time Charity Partner (2013 and 2014) of the Marlins Foundation and a 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Legacy Partner. Our Florida Heiken Children's Vision Program has received over $300,000 in charitable donations through these partnerships.
Miami Lighthouse named "Best of Miami" Charity 2017 by the New Times.
Miami Lighthouse received United Homecare's 2012 Thelma Gibson Community Service Award at the 18th Annual Claude Pepper Memorial Awards Ceremony.
Miami Lighthouse received the prestigious South Florida Business Journal 2011 Excellence in Health Care Award in the Community Outreach category.
Miami Lighthouse honored by being named the recipient of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce 2010 Non-Profit Business Diamond Award.
Miami Lighthouse received the prestigious 2008 Concern Award from Health Foundation of South Florida.