Island Hop

A glimpse into Key Biscayne’s dynamic social scene
Words by Jorge Arauz | March 29, 2024 | Social

Encounters // Be Strong International 
Hosting their annual Hearts In Rhythm Gala, supporters of Be Strong International gathered at Rusty Pelican to celebrate the 2024 Stronger Together Award Honorees with a philanthropic evening filled with hope and joy, including student performances and heartfelt presentations to help raise money for the organization’s Heart Skills programming. — Photos by Magnate Photography; Award Photo by Yhonnatan Roca

Encounters // BHHS EWM
The big awards ceremony for BHHS EWM aptly titled SUCCESS 2024 celebrated Top Achievers and 60 years serving the real estate needs of South Florida. — Photos by Magnate Photography 

Encounters // Toscana Mare
A special “Lunch & Learn” event hosted by HCA Health Care: Mercy Hospital was held at Toscana Mare at The Towers in Key Biscayne. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters // 12 Good Men
The Ronald McDonald Charities of South Florida introduced this year’s 12 Good Men during a private cocktail reception at Coral Gables Museum. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters // Baker McGuire
The Baker | McGuire showrooms located within design centers are focused on working closely with design professionals on various aspects of a project, which was the theme of their recent event at DCOTA. — Photos by Magnate Photography 

Encounters // Flying High For Haiti
Global organization Flying High For Haiti held their 8th Annual “Brazilian Night” celebration at The Beach Club, with all proceeds going toward Ecole Du Village, a community school with 135 students in Haiti. — Photos by Maritza Minor

Encounters // Baptist Health
The Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute kicked off their 5th Annual Global Summit on Immunotherapies for Hematologic Malignancies with a cocktail reception titled “The View From Above,” welcoming some of the leading minds in cancer research. — Photos by Magnate Photography