» Celebrate: A Night of Children’s Dream
Monday, July 16th, 2007
MIAMI, July 16, 2007 – AYUDA Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to help the lives of children and families who are underserved and/or at risk in Miami-Dade County through education, life skills training, and programs that support self sufficiency, celebrated its 30th birthday, “A Night of Children’s Dream”, on Saturday July 14, 2007 started at 7:00 p.m. at The Grand Bay Hotel – 2669 South Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL.
“A Night of Children’s Dream” had foods, drinks, and entertainment. There was music all night long with performances by Jose Juan, pianist, Luis Alfredo Gavilano, concert guitarist, Jorge Rodriguez, Tom Jones impersonator, Ray Barbero y Leyla, Lizbeth, Los Fugitivos, Estefany, Magician Alexander Blade, Evelyn, El Gallito del Son with his traditional Cuban Band, the famous singer and composer Donato Poveda, and many others. Famous Couture designer Marina McAninch “Lumari,” who is also the vice chair of the board of Ayuda brought multiple models to the Anniversary Party and also performed as Master Ceremony. Artist Rossano Ferrari unveiled his exclusive piece of art with “A Night of Children’s Dream” in mind. AYUDA’s event was completely free of charge. Their were special guest appearances by Commissioner of Hialeah Jose Pepe Yedra, Vice of Mayor of Miami Beach, Michael Gongora, and Commissioner of Miami Beach Richard Steinberg. The 30th Anniversary Party was a great success with over 400 people in attendance.
AYUDA Inc. has been present in this community for 30 years, founded by former President Diana Susi. AYUDA will continue to positively impact children and families residing in Miami-Dade for many more years to come. “A Night of Children’s Dream” is dedicated to everyone who supported AYUDA in any way, shape, or form. Ayuda would like to thank everyone that attended this event and everyone that has supported Ayuda in the past.” I have to say as the founder of Ayuda that the past 30 years the have been great and I know the next 30 years will be even better.” said Diana Susi President