With a full moon hanging above, BrazilFoundation received guests for its III Gala in Miami, which took place on March 15th at the Pérez Art Museum, the recently inaugurated, state-of-the-art, sustainable museum designed by Herzog & de Meuron. The event raised enough funds to support 10 social projects to be selected during the 2014 annual selection. […]
Ivete Sangalo and Sabrina Sato are together supporting the III BrazilFoundation Gala Miami today. Brazilian dancers of Miami City Ballet Ensemble held a special performance before the Gala. Darleen Callaghan, director at the Miami City Ballet, was honored tonight for her leadership with the International program.
CEO of BrazilFoundation, Patricia Lobaccaro, and Projeto Quabales. Ivete Sangalo and Adriana Lima arrive at the Gala in support of BrazilFoundation.
The III Gala Miami is today, March 15, and will raise funds to support social projects throughout Brazil. Ivete Sangalo will be honored for her support of Quabales, a social project in Salvador. Pedro Andrade and Sabrina Sato will be the masters of ceremonies for the night.
The six-month literary competition “I, a Young Carioca, Have a Story to Tell,” which started with more than 100 participants and was organized by the Carioca Fund of BrazilFoundation, has come to an end with much fanfare. The winners, Gustavo Cardozo, Israel Mattos, Phillip Greiner, Vitor Ferreira, Allan Rocha, and Gabriela Domingues, visited São Paulo […]
The Plan B Institute, a BrazilFoundation grantee this year, offers vocational training to adolescents and young adults living in Jaboatão dos Guararapes, a region in the Recife metropolitan area afflicted by urban violence and a low rate of investment in the public school system. Through the “Technical Future Plan,” 90 youths went through a course […]
BrazilFoundation has just received a 4 star rating from Charity Navigator, one of the most well-respected non-profit rating institutions in the world of American philanthropy. The rating designates BrazilFoundation as “exceptional”, the highest possible mark on the scale, which measures the transparency and efficiency of the organization’s management. After more than 10 years of using […]
The III BrazilFoundation Gala Miami will take place on March 15, 2014 at the recently inaugurated Pérez Art Museum Miami. Two individuals will be honored their involvement in social causes: Paula Senna will receive an award on behalf the Ayrton Senna Institute, an organization that strives to improve education in Brazil through research, and José […]
To celebrate the third year of a partnership with TYCO and the Marquis of Salamanca Institute, the Carioca Fund of BrazilFoundation celebrates the graduation of class of students, who will enter the electronic security market in Rio de Janeiro. The class was comprised of 30 young students between the ages of 18 and 26 who […]
10 years of stories and images now in digital format: BrazilFoundation book is now available for download
The book, Brazil, Brazil – 10 Years, One Idea, Many Stories, released late last year, delves into the world of 20 organizations and narrates the first decade of BrazilFoundation’s work guided by its belief in the great potential of brazilians who attempt to transform the social realities of the country. With a light and humorous […]