It’s not a new concept, but “checkout charity” is a growing one. Dozens of big name retailers collected nearly $400 million last year on behalf of a variety of charities. (Source: CBS4)

Growing Trend Of ‘Checkout Charities’ Has Customers Feeling The Pressure

From the supermarket to the drug store, are you being ambushed at the checkout counter by cashiers wanting you to donate to charity?

CBS Miami–08/11/2015

Alonso Mourning

Zo’s Inaugural Winter Groove Wraps Up With Round Of Golf

Former Miami Heat star Alonzo Mourning was working on his golf swing Monday morning at Turnberry Isle–all in the name of charity.


Alonso Mourning

It’s All About Giving At Zo’s Inaugural Winter Groove

Alonso Mourning, the 6’10” Miami Heat legend, has been putting his celebrity status toward a good cause.


September 5, 2014: A couple prepares to rappel down the side of a Miami hotel to say "I do".  (Photo: Twitter)

Couple Rappels Down High-Rise To Say “I Do”

Many people walk down an aisle or perhaps plan a wedding on the beach in South Florida, but one couple exchanged vows atop a Miami hotel before rappelling down the high-rise building along with hundreds of others for a charity fundraiser.



Couple Turns To Crowd Funding To Pay For Wedding

Crowdfunding has raised millions of dollars for charities and noble causes. Now, it’s being used to fund personal causes and life events–like weddings.


(Source: CBS4)

73-Year Old Woman Jumps Off Plane For Charity

A 73-year old woman jumped off a plane Friday in order to raise money for charity and it was also her birthday.


(Source: Miami Dolphins)

Miami Dolphins Announce Fun-Filled Fins Weekend

Fins fans get ready to have some fun. The Miami Dolphins Foundation announced that its Fins Weekend where Miami Dolphins players, coaches, alumni and cheerleaders will participate in a weekend full of festivities.


Firefighters heat things up at Jungle Island. (Source: Jungle Island)

Firefighters Heat Things Up At Jungle Island

Wednesday may have been Administrative Professionals Day, a day where the boss recognize and appreciate all the hard work performed by their assistants, but at Jungle Island it was the administrative assistants who were doing the appreciating – of hard bodied firefighters.


Some Broward students, all in the name of cancer, are sporting a new bald look. (Source: CBS4)

Broward Students Go Bald For Childhood Cancer Awareness

If you spot a bunch of Coral Springs high school students sporting a new bald look, it’s all for a great cause.

CBS Miami–10/02/2013

South Florida firefighters unveiled the 2014 calendar August 25, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

Firefighters Stripped Down For Charity

South Florida firefighters stripped from their uniforms all in the name of charity.