Thank you.  For working along side us to secure, nurture and empower our most deserving youth. 

Click here for a message of Gratitude from our Founder, SUSAN L. TAYLOR

Special Thank you to the Wege Foundation for your generous support.  

Rising Wellness Mentoring Program Sites and Partners  

#Superfriends @ Williams Park Community Center (Overtown) Delven Patterson -  Director,  Girl Power |  Rashada Campbell -  Director of Operations, Urgent Inc. Terrance Cribbs Lorrant  - Youth Enrichment Coordinator, Touching Miami with Love, Overtown Youth Center,  "The Coalition" Overtown Childrens and Youth Coalition Organizations,  Jessie J. McCrary Jr. Elementary w/ Dr. Donnie Hale - FIU The Education Effect,  AMI Kids Inc. (North Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Key Biscayne), Broward Schools Office of Equity & Academic Attainment, Seagull Alternative School Principal Bonnie Clemons +  Assistant Principal Kendra M. B. Nichols, Whiddon Rogers High School Principal Wylie L. Howard Jr. + Assistant Principal Sharon I. Grant,  The Genius Project @ Venture Cafe Miami partners; CIC Miami - Natalia Martinez-Kalinina , Venture Cafe Miami - Leigh Ann Buchanan,  Riyaad Seecharan  / Patrick Helmus | Tesser Health (Genius Factory), Felecia Hatcher - Pearson + Derick Pearson (CodeFever) and Trayvon Leonard , Tracie Leonard and Eric Watters (Streetgeekz.com)

ABMB Week Youth Blast 2016  

PAMM Team

Adrienne Chadwick  | Deputy Director for Education,  Marie Vickles | Knight Associate Director of Education, School, Outreach and Studio programs,  Morel Doucet | Teaching Artist,  Franklin Sirmans | Director, Perez Art Museum Miami 

RUSH Philanthropic Arts Foundation Team

David Camacho | Director for Education , Claudia Alvarez  | Teaching Artist , Tangie Murray | Executive Director, Brett Rollins | Dir. Development , Will Rodriquez | Marketing Manager,  Reg Lewis | Teaching Artist , Russell Simmons | Founder

STARBUCKS Team  

Chris Musser  |  District Manager + South Florida Opportunity Youth Council 

SPECIAL THANKS to:   Nasir Dean | Music Curator / Artist,   Opirite Bestman | Color Crush Media,   Mike Butler | Silent Revolution Miami ,   Tommy Ralph Pace | ICA Miami,   Kellie Sikorski (STRENGTH is the new BEAUTY), CIC MIAMI + Venture Cafe Foundation

South Florida CARES Team

Advisory + Support     

  • Jennifer + Stefan Ahrens  -  Donors  | RFC Logistics Inc.
  • Marcia Anderson  - Supporter
  • Alison Austin  - Advisor
  • Russell Benford  - Deputy Mayor , Miami Dade County 
  • Malik Benjamin  - Philanthropist | Futurist
  • Chad Bernstein - #SUPERFRIEND | Guitars Over Guns
  • Opirite Bestman  - Color Crush Media
  • The Betsy Hotel Team
  • Tanya Blake - Supporter
  • Deborah Briggs  - The Betsy Hotel | PACE Foundation
  • Dr. Marcus Bright  - Office of Education Equity, Access and Diversity (Miami Dade Schools) 
  • Alison Brooks  -  Advisor | Broward Schools 
  • Cheryl Broussard  - Sister CEO Inc. 
  • Tina Brown  - Overtown Youth Center 
  • Leigh Ann Buchanan - Venture Cafe Foundation
  • Khephra Burns  - Arts & Social Justice Advocate | Author
  • Mike Butler   -  Silent Revolution  
  • Thelma Campbell - Girl Power Rocks
  • Christopher Carter  - Arts & Social Justice Advocate | Artist    
  • Skylar Carter  - Writer 
  • Adrienne Chadwick  - Arts Advocate | PAMM 
  • Bonnie Clearwater  - Arts Advocate | NSU Museum of Art
  • Lee Damus  - Arts Advocate | Philanthropist  
  • Nasir Dean  - Artist  
  • German Dubois  - Youth + Social Justice Advocate 
  • Benjamin Evans - BMe Community 
  • Mark Ferrari & Joachim Sandbichler  -  Philanthropist 
  • Lisa Fernandez - ICA M
  • Donna Fields - Arts Advocate | NSU Art Museum 
  • Thea Goldman - Arts + Youth Advocate | Thea's Pizza
  • Chasity Hale  - Poet 
  • Donnie Hale  - FIU The Education Effect
  • Felecia Hatcher & Derick Pearson  - CodeFever Miami | Black Tech Week 
  • Judi Hamilton  - Supporter 
  • Howard Herring  - Arts Advocate | New World Symphony 
  • Santonio Holmes & Cerge Sincere  - The D.R.E.A.M Project  (West Palm Beach) 
  • Joanie Johnson   - Philanthropist  
  • Hugo Lai  - Philanthropist 
  • Nichole Levy  - Entrepreneur Kaduphul | Levy  
  • Coach Robert Lockett - City of Miami Parks & Rec
  • David J. Johns  - Youth Advocate | White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
  • John Joseph Lin -  Arts Advocate | Collector  
  • Regina Jollivette Frazier  - Youth Advocate 
  • Erin Malone  - Whitney Museum of American Art 
  • Kelly Marshall - Photographer
  • Natalia Martinez-Kalinina - Arts Advocate | CIC Miami
  • Brett + Virginia McNaught  - #SUPERFRIEND | Educate Tomorrow 
  • Khrys Kelly McQuay -  Advisor
  • Christine Messado - Supporter
  • Nina Johnson Milewski - Arts Advocate | Gallery Diet
  • Brooke Minto - Arts Advocate | New Museum 
  • Tangie Murray  - Advisor | Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation  
  • Chris Musser  - Starbucks Coffee Company 
  • Saliha Nelson  - Urgent Inc. 
  • Channing Norton  -  Philanthropist 
  • Bernardo Ortiz   - Collector
  • Larry Ossei Mensah  - Collector
  • Tommy Ralph Pace  - Arts Advocate | ICA Miami 
  • Esther Park  -  Arts Advocate | Young Arts
  • Delven Patterson - Williams Park Community Center | Overtown 
  • Jack Petion - FIU 
  • Rachel Arturi Pruzan  - Advisor
  • Bahia Ramos - Arts Advocate | Knight Foundation  
  • Toni Randolph   - Arts Advocate | Philanthropist  
  • Megan Riley - BASS Museum 
  • Joan Levien Robertson - Supporter 
  • Riyaad Seercharan - Entrepreneur / Futurist 
  • Mikhaile Solomon   -  Prizm Art Fair 
  • Beverley E. Sutton, M.Ed. - Curriculum Advisor 
  • Dorothy Terrell  - Philanthropist  | Advisor  
  • Carol Ann Taylor - Entreprenuer 
  • Elissa Vanaver - Breakthrough Miami 
  • Marie Vickles  - Arts Advocate | PAMM 
  • Rachel Walker  - Urban Strategies Inc. 
  • David Watkins  - Office of Equity & Academic Attainment (Broward Schools) 
  • Tiana Webb - Evans   - ESP  Pr. (Pulse Art Fair)
  • Diana Wege  - Artist
  • Martha Welters - #Superfriends Supporter 
  • Amanda Williams  - Artist  
  • Gary Williams - Architect
  • Dynise Williamson Perry  - Friend | Miami Dade School Board 
  • Zenzi Whitsett  -  Wellness Professional | Artist 
  • Amir Youssef  -  BuzzBox 
  • Lexing Zhang  - Gallerist | Art Lexing