Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter

There is something special about people and organizations that devote themselves to being child and family advocates.

READ MORE: Masks Will Be Optional Next School Year In Miami-Dade

Some of these here in South Florida are being honored at the 13th annual “Champions for Children” awards ceremony.

READ MORE: ‘Craps, Roulette & Sports Betting’: Florida Senate Approves 30-Year Gaming Deal With Seminole Tribe

We focus on the award and its significance and meet one of the honorees.

MORE NEWS: Miami Beach Announces Restrictions For Memorial Day Holiday Weekend

Guest:    Emily Cardenas, “The Children’s Trust”