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By Niles Dookie on November 2, 2018
The Law Firm Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer come to Sunrise’s aid!
By Niles Dookie on August 3, 2018
The Coral Gables PAL program demonstrates the true meaning of friendship!
By Niles Dookie on April 3, 2018
Thanks for Attending our 2018 Spring Art Show!
We had a blast this past weekend at the 2018 Spring art show held in the Eureka ADT center in Miami. Check out some of the highlights!
By Niles Dookie on March 21, 2018
Interview with an Artist: John Bauer
Get to learn more about the eclectic and charismatic John Bauer, the incredible artist who will be painting live at the 2018 Sunrise Spring Art Show on March 31st!
By Niles Dookie on March 16, 2018
A Blast of Color to Welcome the Spring Season 2018
Join us for our first art show for 2018 at the Eureka Adult Day Training center located at 11241 SW 184th Street in Miami, Florida on Saturday, March 31st at 4:30 pm for a chance to see, purchase, and even win several unique pieces created by the talented artists of the Sunrise Institute of Fine Arts!
By Franz Weibezahn on February 22, 2018
Join Us This Weekend at Arts in the Park!
This Saturday is the Neighbors of Schenley Park “Arts in the Park” event, a free-to-attend celebration of the artistic talents right here in our community. There will be food, music, special performances and more.
By Dedicated Volunteer on November 22, 2017
Giving Thanks to Tomorrow's Leaders
With the help of the Coral Gables Police Athletic League (PAL), and at the direction of Sunrise employees, the cleanup of Sunrise group homes after Hurricane Irma was a success! A group of teenagers led by Detective Jose Flores of the Coral Gables Police Department took the initiative to help out the weekend after that unforgettable experience
By Franz Weibezahn on November 16, 2017
GIVE MIAMI DAY - WE HAVE A FEW HOURS LEFT!
Our thanks to everyone for your generous contributions to the Adopt-A-Group Home Project. We are a few hours away from midnight so you still have time to " Make a Difference!". https://givemiamiday.org/npo/sunrise-community
By Margaret Feldman on November 13, 2017
Sunrise Community partners with Hyatt Place in Doral, Miami
The newly-renovated Hyatt Place in West Doral will host a "Re-launch" celebration on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. The festivities begin at 5:00 pm and extend through 9:00 pm. Come join the celebration at the Hyatt Place located at 3655 NW, 82nd Avenue in Doral, Florida and enjoy complimentary culinary delights, cool beverages, music and much more.
By Margaret Feldman on November 7, 2017
SAVE THE DATE - Give Miami Day 2017 - Thursday, November 16th
On Thursday, November 16th, the Miami Foundation will host its annual 24-hour on-line fundraising event for the benefit of the community at large. More than 600 non-profit organizations that provide much-needed services in Miami-Dade County will be asking for your financial support. Sunrise Community is, once again, participating in this exciting event and this year, more than ever, your support is needed to reach our goal.
By Dedicated Volunteer on October 27, 2017
My First Hurricane Experience: Hector Valencia
Hurricane Irma hit South Florida in mid-September. While some families decided to stay in Miami for the hurricane, others decided to go outside the state of Florida. Hector Valencia, our guest blogger, shared his experience of what he and his family did during Hurricane Irma.
By Sunrise Group on November 18, 2016
THANK YOU to the Miami Foundation & Our Donors
Thank you Miami! The Miami Foundation's Fifth Annual #GIveMiamiDay was another record-breaker!! Thank to the generosity of donors across South Florida the 24-hour online giving event successfully closed with more than 29,000 donors raising more than $9.1 million for local nonprofits like Sunrise. In addition, Sunrise reached our own milestone during #GiveMiamiDay with our #Reach25 campaign! With the help of #GiveMiamiDay, Sunrise will now be able to retrofit our 25th group home with hurricane shutters and weather resistance safety upgrades. We extend our deepest gratitude to all those who gave. This holiday season we are profoundly grateful to live and work in such a philanthropic community.
By Sunrise Group on November 14, 2016
Inclusive Voices: Volunteer, Self-Advocate & Soccer Fan Celebrates #InclusionWorks
2016 marked 70 years of celebrating Disability Inclusion in the workplace. This year's theme was #InclusionWorks. Inclusion works because accommodations help employers realize the contributions of workers of all abilities.. Sunrise's newest volunteer, Hector Leonardo shares his story about his first week working at National Corporate Headquarters. Welcome aboard Hector!
By Sunrise Group on November 14, 2016
TWO DAYS AWAY!! Help Us Reach 25 Homes
#GIveMiamiDay kicks off at MIDNIGHT on Thursday, November 17th. As on of the inaugural participating charities, Sunrise is very proud to join in the fifth annual event. Please support us early! South Florida donors have an opportunity to make a direct impact on those we serve. Our goal is to reach 25 homes, making them hurricane resistant during storm season. For Sunrise, these unrestricted dollars represent the ability to protect people with developmental and acquired disabilities. Help us #KeepThemCovered..