In Focus

Community took center stage as Key Biscayners stepped out to bring awareness to causes that unite and change lives.
Words by Jorge Arauz | June 23, 2023 | Social

Encounters // Angels Among Us
Members of the philanthropic community came out to celebrate Key Biscayne Magazine’s Angels Among Us presented by Amerant Bank at The Lounge @ SLS Brickell. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters // Jackson Health Foundation
The 2023 Golden Angels Gala at Soho Studios in Wynwood was a glamours affair bringing community leaders, corporate partners and philanthropists together to support Jackson Health Foundation. 

Encounters // Eileen McCaughan Memorial Scholarship
The annual Eileen McCaughan Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Pasta Dinner yielded a significant impact, granting a total of 302 scholarships! — Photos by Maritza Minor 

Encounters // The Beach Club
A special BBQ Fundraiser in anticipation of the Key Biscayne’s Fourth of July Parade was held at The Beach Club to benefit the island’s oldest and most adored Independence Day tradition. — Photos by Martiza Minor 

Encounters // Donut Gallery
The official farewell party for the legendary Donut Gallery hosted by Brigitte De Langeron & Mia Marotta celebrated 50 years of Key Biscsayne dining at its friendliest. — Photos by Magnate Photography 

Encounters // Commenoz Gallery
Commenoz Gallery welcomed art afficionados to a special exhibition at Northern Trust Key Biscayne titled Lines & Hidden Shadows by world-renowned Geometric and Kinetic Artist Adriana Dorta. — Photos by Magnate Photography


Encounters // American Heart Association
The 2023 South Florida American Heart Association Heart Ball united the community by “Lighting the Path” toward the next 100 years of life-saving work.

Encounters // ICU baby
ICU baby hosted its annual fundraising event, “Celebration of Miracles,” with a Roaring 20’s Casino Night theme at the Four Seasons in Brickell. 

Encounters // Milanezza
The Key Biscayne K-8 Center presented their new middle school programming to parents and community members, including an exciting new curriculum and electives. Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters // BHHS EWM Realty
Key Biscayne’s BHHS EWM Realty sponsored an art exhibition at Toscana Mare by artist Nancy Brin to benefit The Sunshine Kids Foundation. Photos by Maritza Minor 

Encounters // Key Biscayne Community Foundation
After 20 years in the making, The Key Biscayne Community Foundation presented the Paradise Park ribbon-cutting ceremony with past and present Village Council members in attendance to witness the momentous occasion. — Photos by Maritza Minor

Encounters // Veritage Miami
The VeritageMiami Kentucky Derby-themed Bubbly Brunch at the Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne was a one-of-a-kind elegant experience to benefit United Way Miami. — Photos by Magnate Photography