Knight Foundation

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Focus on South Florida: Haiti Documentary Filmmaker

Join us on a journey with a Haitian-American filmmaker to find her roots. Four years in the making, Rachelle Salnave’s documentary uncovered a movement of Haitians on a quest to change the face of their country .”La Belle Vie: The Good Life” premiered earlier this month at the Pan-African Film Festival in Los Angeles and the Toronto Black Film Festival.

My TV 33–02/23/2015

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Give Miami Day 2014 Raises A Record $5.2 Million

The Miami Foundation set a fundraising goal of $5 million for Give Miami Day 2014. After more than 520 local nonprofit organizations participated, that goal was easily broken.

12/11/2014

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Focus on South Florida: People’s Choice Award

The Knight Foundation supports ideas that engage communities and foster the arts. Its 2014 Knight Arts Challenge People’s Choice Award is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a small and emerging arts organization in South Florida. 20-thousand dollars is up for grabs and you can have a say on who receives it. We focus on the importance of this competition.

My TV 33–11/10/2014

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Global Nonprofit Backs Miami Tech Start Up

The founders of a Miami-based tech company have been chosen by the global nonprofit group Endeavor to be on their list of high-impact entrepreneurs.

04/13/2014

Teo Castellanos, Playwright & Author (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Knight Arts Challenge

Since 2006, the Knight Foundation has invested 86 million dollars in South Florida’s cultural community. The foundation has just doled out nearly 3 million dollars to the winners of its annual Knight Arts Challenge. We focus on the importance of the community-wide contest and also meet the playwright and author who won the challenge’s People’s Choice Award.

My TV 33–12/17/2013

South African anti-apartheid leader and African National Congress (ANC) member Nelson Mandela waves to the press as he arrives at the Elysee Palace, 07 June 1990. (Photo by: MICHEL CLEMENT,DANIEL JANIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami Leaders To Hold Free Event To Commemorate Life of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, a treasured-by-many world leader, passed away at 95-years-old exactly one week ago Thursday. While a memorial, and celebration of his life continues in South Africa, Miami leaders will gather to commemorate the once-president of South Africa in a free event open to the public.

12/12/2013

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‘Random Act Of Culture’ Flash Mob Stuns South Beach

Visitors to South Beach’s Lincoln Road were treated to a “Randon Act of Culture” Saturday afternoon.

CBS Miami–09/01/2012

(Source: Grimshaw Architects) A rendering of the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science.

Construction Begins On Miami Science Museum’s Future Home

A major milestone is taking place Friday for the new home of the Miami Science Museum.

CBS4–02/24/2012

(Source: Grimshaw Architects) A rendering of the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science.

Miami Science Museum Receives $10M Gift

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science has received a $10 million belated Christmas present.

CBS4–01/04/2012

Marc Fest & Anita Barbonne discuss the Knights Arts Challenge.

Focus on South Florida — Knight Arts Challenge

The Knight Arts Challenge awards grants to organizations and individuals to keep the arts thriving in South Florida.  Among the winners:  the Little Haiti Cultural Center for a program to teach traditional techniques of Haitian […]

My TV 33–12/12/2011

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