Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava

Recipient of The Dr. Wil Blechman Award for Service to Children


Suecia Mendez Padilla and Manuel “Manny” Fermin

The Recipient of The Community Service Award — and — Recipient of the Healthy Start for Babies Award

The Kiwanis 64th Anniversary Gala was a tremendous success. We honored Suecia Padilla, Manuel “Manny” Fermin and Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava for continuing service to children. Thank you to our Gala sponsors United Way of Miami, Healthy Start of Miami-Dade, Community Medical Group, The Children’s Movement of Florida, Rachel Blechman, City of North Miami Beach, Community Redevelopment, Inc., Sunshine Health, Commissioner Sally Heyman, Senator Jason Pizzo and friends.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Reception at 5:30 P.M. Dinner at 6:30 P.M.

FIU Biscayne Campus, Kovens Center, Bayview Terrace.

THANK YOU for your continuing service to children in our community. For your convenience, paypal or credit card payments are received below, and check mailing info is posted at the bottom of this page.


Credit Card

In the box below please enter the Sponsorship amount. No decimal point. You have two (2) payment options. For PAYPAL, click the Paypal logo. For CREDIT CARD, please click the four credit card logos located directly BELOW the Paypal logo. This will take you to the credit card section. Thank you.


Or, please mail your check, with the names of all the people in your party and dinner choices.  Please make your check payable to: The Kiwanis Foundation of North Dade Inc.,  Please mail to: Kiwanis Treasurer, c/o Debbie Margolis, 1755 E Hallandale Beach Blvd #205, Hallandale Beach, FL  33009. Must arrive before Wednesday, October 6th, 2021.  Thank you.

Kiwanis Foundation of North Dade is a 501c3 non-profit organization Tax ID #65-1083403