Centner Academy Teaching Kids How To Be Happy, Healthy and KindEverything about Centner Academy preschool is bright, colorful and designed to increase happiness to lead to academic performance. The school’s founding principles are a holistic approach to wellness, kindness, and education.
Backpack Barber Gives Hope And Haircuts To Homeless In This Week's Miami ProudGreg Young had some difficult years living on and off the streets in South Florida until he got his life on track. Now a barbershop owner in Fort Lauderdale, he’s taking his skills to the street, helping out the homeless as the Backpack Barber.
Miami Proud: 4Oceans Co-founders Mark Milestone To Help Environment & Expand Product Line4Ocean's South Florida co-founders, whose mission is to remove pollution from the ocean, has hit a new milestone.
Miami Proud: Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Broward's BIG Pride Program Focuses On LGBTQ YouthNik Harris knew that she wanted to be a mentor, and said that if she “held on long enough to be in a position I could help some other kid that I was going to do it.” As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, she got that chance, through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County with the new program BIG Pride.
Miami Proud: COVID-19 Changing The Job Of Animal Services Supervisor Sean GallagherCBS4 News 6:00 a.m.In his own words, Miami-Dade Animal Services Enforcement Supervisor Sean Gallagher explains how the coronavirus pandemic has affected his job on the frontlines.
Miami Proud: Broward Health Nurse Is Transplant Survivor Who Now Helps OthersLauren Pastrana reports Grace Walker, who survived a liver transplant, works the transplant floor at Broward Health Medical Center. Note: This story was produced before social distancing measures were put in place.
Miami Proud: Injured Pit Bull Rescued By Kind Heated BSO FirefighterTed Scouten reports firefighter Marcus Alphonse was honored for his actions. Note: This story was produced before the coronavirus pandemic made social distancing necessary.
Miami Proud: Wheelchair Table Tennis Champ An Inspiration to AllCBS4's Marybel Rodriguez shares Terese Terranova's story.
Miami Proud: It's All About Acceptance & Friendship In The Friendship CircleMaking friends, hanging out, it sounds so simple. But it is not easy for everyone, especially those on the autism spectrum or with Down syndrome, and other handicaps. At the Friendship Circle in Kendall, a unique formula introduces teenage and young adult volunteers to friends, and through shared experiences both are enriched.
Miami Proud: Centner Academy Calls Itself The 'First Happiness School'Everything about Centner Academy preschool is bright, colorful, designed to increase happiness to lead to academic performance. The school’s founding principles are a holistic approach to wellness, kindness, and education.
Miami Proud: Risky & Complex Medical Procedure On Pongo The Giraffe Is First For Zoo MiamiRecently an adult male giraffe named Pongo was fully anesthetized in order to treat critical foot injuries. This incredibly risky procedure would take a special team and a tactical operation.
Miami Proud: Coffee For A Cause In KendallOur Grounds is a unique coffee shop in Kendall brewing kindness and creating opportunity for people with all kinds of disabilities. CBS4’s Marybel Rodriguez explains how they are literally grinding through the pandemic.
Miami Proud: Dr. Daniel Bober Looks At Coronavirus Pandemic Impact On Mental HealthDr. Daniel Bober spoke about the impact of the pandemic on mental health, what he is experiencing day to day, and what we all need to know.
Miami Proud: Thrift Boutique Provides Second Chance For Women Who Have Served Prison TimeDragonfly Thrift Boutique in Miami has all sorts of contemporary items you’d expect to find- furniture, clothing, ladies’ accessories, handbags; and there is the unexpected.
Miami Proud: Teen Recovering From Tumor Finds Motivation Through VolunteeringThis week's Miami Proud shines a light on a Miami teenager going through a difficult struggle but finding strength and inspiration through his dedication to his community service.
Miami Proud: Jimmy Ryce Center Provides Bloodhounds To Law Enforcement For 25 YearsRemembering Jimmy Ryce 25 years ago this week. Jimmy’s parents Don and Claudine Ryce created a legacy in Jimmy's name in the hopes that no parent go through what they did by creating the bloodhound network.
Miami Proud: Backpack Barber Gives Hope And Haircuts To HomelessGreg Young had some difficult years living on and off the streets in South Florida until he got his life on track.
Miami Proud: 4ocean Co-founders Reach Major Milestone To Help Environment & Expand Product Line4ocean's South Florida co-founders, whose mission is to remove pollution from the ocean, has hit a new milestone.