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Calendar Of Events Events

Written by on May 9, 2013


Thursday 5/16


   United HomeCare hosts the 19th annual Claude Pepper Memorial Awards dinner honoring citizens and organizations that have contributed to the needs of the elderly and/or the disabled in Miami-Dade County. Confirmed award recipients are Manny Diaz, Lydecker; Diaz Attorneys & Counselors at Law; Gladys Reed, executive vice president/market president, BankUnited; John A. Rock, MD, founding dean and senior vice president for health affairs, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine; Cesar Conde, Univision Networks; Anitere Flores, the Florida Senate; Rene Garcia, the Florida Senate; and Linda S. Quick, president, South Florida Hospital & Healthcare Association. 5:45 p.m. cocktail reception & silent auction. 7 p.m. dinner. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island. $300. Details: (305) 238-0875 or or


   The YWCA-Miami presents "The Power of Persimmon," a cocktail networking fundraiser event honoring community and professional contributors. 6-8 p.m. Nikki Beach, One Ocean Drive, Pearl Room, Miami Beach. $50 in advance. Details: (305) 377-9922 ext. 203 or or

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