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2017 Small Miracles Luncheon

Easterseals South Florida’s 2017 Small Miracles Luncheon held at the Coral Gables Country Club brought together more than 250 of Miami-Dade and Broward counties’ most engaged community leaders.  The event raised more than $170,000 to support families struggling to overcome the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease, autism and other disabilities in our community. At the luncheon, EY was recognized with the Easterseals National Corporate Council Award, which is presented to organizations that have contributed $50,000 to $99,999. Gifts made at the luncheon were matched dollar for dollar through a generous challenge match grant from The Batchelor Foundation. 

A special thank you to Event Emcee, Ann Keil of WSVN 7, Edgar Allen Corporate Sponsor, Ryder System, Inc. and all of the participating sponsors who helped make the event a huge success: Platinum Sponsor: EY Gold Sponsors: Greenberg Traurig, Holland & Knight, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Sapoznik Insurance, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz Silver Sponsors:  A Plus Meetings & Incentives, Bermont Advisory Group of Raymond James, Deloitte, Duane Morris, Fried Frank, Hogan Lovells, JPMorgan Chase & Co., KPMG, MasTec, Navigant, Publix Super Markets Charities, Salazar Law, Reed Smith, Segrera Associates,  Stonegate Bank,   Willis Towers Watson Bronze Sponsors:  Bilzin Sumberg, Hertner, Block & Bowser, Health Foundation of South Florida, Security Alliance, Tate Enterprises, Wayne & Nicole Cypen  Media Sponsors: Miami Herald/el Nuevo Herald,  Additionally, Easterseals received proclamations from Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado and Miami-Dade County Mayor, Carlos Giménez.  The Karen Rossman Impact Award was presented to Easterseals culinary arts teacher Jacqueline “Jackie” Simeon in grateful recognition of her contributions and positive impact on the lives of students at Easterseals South Florida.


For more information, please contact Marta Quintana, Vice President of Development at 305-547-4765 or visit

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2016 Small Miracles Luncheon

Students at Small Miracles

Easter Seals South Florida’s 2016 Small Miracles Luncheon held at the Coral Gables Country Club was an amazing event, bringing together close to 250 of Miami-Dade and Broward counties most caring community leaders and raising over $200,000.

Honoring Ryder

On behalf of the entire Easter Seals South Florida family, thank you to our Presenting Sponsor and Recipient of the Edgar Allen Corporate Society Award: Ryder System, Inc., guests, and friends of Easter Seals for making this year’s Small Miracles Luncheon possible.  Easter Seals was able to multiply the impact of gifts made at the luncheon thanks to the generosity of The Batchelor Foundation, Inc.

Robert Fatovic

Albert de Cardenas

Shelley Daniel Rutherford and Ginnie McCrea


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Edie Murphy

Thank You Again to All of Our Sponsors!!!


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