Working Together

Branches provides life-changing opportunities for hardworking families and their children to break the cycle of poverty. Its programs focus on education and financial wellness.
Words by Sandy Lindsey | March 28, 2023 | Lifestyle

Helping families thrive, Branches helps South Florida families grow smarter, stronger and more financially secure. You can join Branches in celebrating 50 years of community impact at the 2023 Black Tie & Blue Jeans Gala on Apr. 29 at the JW Marriot Marquis Miami. It will be a fun and philanthropic night under neon lights with games, dinner, live music, dancing, an online auction and more. Branches youth are ready to challenge anyone to a game of Mario Kart! Trish & Dan Bell will serve as this year’s Philanthropic Chairs, and Karla & Scott Richey will serve as Gala Chairs. The event will also honor Ana VeigaMilton & Cecil Milton of The José Milton Foundation with the Trish & Dan Bell Community Empowerment Award. For tickets and sponsorships, visit