Keyes Cares Charitable Giving Newsletter


2018 Year in Review


Our MissionTo support the communities in which we work and live by strengthening the essential components of the infrastructure that contribute to quality of life: 

Education, Children, Healthcare and Community


A Message from the Director

2018 was a celebrated year of giving from the Keyes Family to the communities in which we all work and live. The Keyes Family's giving was recognized by the South Florida Business Journal, who ranked Keyes #15 in their Corporate Giving list for 2018 charitable donations by local companies.


This newsletter is a celebration of the giving that you, the Keyes Family, have so generously contributed in 2018.


Thank you for all that you do in giving back to our communities.


Scott Cabrera, Director of Philanthropy


Fourth Quarter in Review


Oct - Platinum Properties

James Kirvin supports Fish for a Cure at the Blue Water Babes fishing tournament.


Nov - Commercial Miami

Sonia Diaz supports His House Children's Home at their Charity Gala. 


Nov - Hollywood

Jonathan Lorber supports the Hollywood Women's Club in their mission to help their community's at-risk women and children.


Nov - Boynton Offices 

The Boynton Beach Advisory Group begins a partnership with Caridad Center, providing 100 baskets with Turkeys and side dishes at their Family Festival and Health Fair. This ongoing partnership supports Caridad's mission to upgrade the health, education, and living standards of South Florida's underserved children and families.


Nov - Jupiter / Tequesta

Gonzalo Herrera and his Associates sponsor Tequesta Fest, a celebration of the local community.


Dec - Coral Gables 

The DeValdivielso Team sponsors the 2018 Westminster Christian Academy Chiefs' Golf Classic, raising funds for the WCA athletics program.


Dec - Homestead 

Tony Garcia and his Associates support Buy a Tree, Change a Life.


Third Quarter in Review


Jul - Hollywood

Dawn Braun and the Hollywood Associates support the 2018 Publix Bowl for a Cure to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.


Jul - Coral Springs

Dennis Cantlay & Mark Sadek provid new clothes and school supplies for homeless children at Broward County Schools' Christmas in July event.


July - Jensen Beach

Tom Baker and the Jensen Beach office continue to keep their community beautiful as an active sponsor of the Adopt-A-Beach program.


Aug - Palm Beach County

Our Palm Beach offices team up with the RAPB's Young Professionals Network & Southern Community Outreach Taskforce to benefit the Palm Beach County Education Foundation's Red Apple Supplies Store and provide area public school teachers with free supplies for in-need students.


Aug - St. Lucie County 

Deborah Shockley and the Port St. Lucie Associates give supplies and clothing to St. Lucie County Schools through the Treasure Coast Community Outreach Events Committee of the RAPB & GFLR.


Aug - Broward County

Our Broward offices provided school supplies to Dickens Sanomi Academy, a local school specializing in helping children who need to learn in a smaller classroom setting.


Aug - Miami Dade County

Our Miami Dade offices' Back to School drive collects supplies for CARE Elementary, which provides a nurturing educational environment for children in the Overtown community.


Aug - Homestead 

Tony Garcia and his Associates sponsor PATCHES PPEC's Spaghetti Dinner to fundraise for the pediatric nursing center's mission of caring for children with complex medical conditions.


Aug - Corporate

Members of the Keyes Family attend the Haiti Hope Alliance Gala, supporting charitable work in Haiti.


Second Quarter in Review


Apr - Corporate

The Keyes Family collects over 6,375 pounds of food for South Florida families in need through Move for Hunger.


Apr - Corporate

KeyesCares sponsors A Safe Haven for Newborns' Golf Tournament, raising funds to help end infant abandonment in South Florida.


Apr - Boynton Beach

Jo Ann Mazzeo and the Boynton Beach office sponsor Faith Farm Ministries' Night of Light event, supporting their free recovery program for the community.


Apr - Jensen Beach

Kasia D'Auria sponsors a photo booth for The Hibiscus Children's Center which serves children and families affected by abuse.


Apr - Corporate 

Vanessa de la Guarda runs the Goliath Gauntlet to raise support for Sheridan House Family Ministries.


May - Coral Gables

The DeValdivielso Team sponsors Taylor's Closet's Annual Tennis Tournament with a Twist to help change lives and support girls in need in Miami-Dade & Broward.


Jun - Homestead

Tony Garcia sponsors Love and Hope on a Mission's golf tournament to raise support for families in need in the community.


Jun - Palm Beach Gardens

Kevin Spina paddles 75 miles from the Bahamas to Miami in Crossing for a Cure 2018. The event raised money for the Piper's Angels Foundation which helps families affected by cystic fibrosis.


Jun - Wellington

Joan Richardson and the Wellington office sponsor Realtors on the Runway to raise money for Trustbridge Hospice.


Jun - Corporate

Gaby Lorenzana supports the Miami community as a sponsor of the Wild About Sport Academy which provides youth sports training for children of all ages and skill levels.


First Quarter in Review


Jan - Corporate

The Keyes Family shows full support for the 2018 Dolphins Cancer Challenge. Since first partnering in 2013, we have raised over $600,000 for cancer research at UM Sylvester.


Jan - Corporate

Miami Youth for Christ once again used Keyes' corporate building for their Over the Edge event to raise money to help stop youth violence.


Jan - Hollywood

Jonathan Lorber represents Keyes at the American Icon Awards in support of Jo DiMaggio Children's Hospital. 


Jan - Palm Beach Gardens

Kelly Valdes participates in the Gift of Life 5K in memory of her husband Manny and to promote awareness of the bone marrow registry.


Jan - Commercial Miami 

Rey Figueroa participates in the United Community Options of South Florida fishing tournament.


Jan - Coral Gables

Liede DeValdivielso, president of the 100 Ladies of Deering, premieres "On This Land: The Charles Deering Estate."


Feb - Sunset

Jason Pappas sponsors the La Noche del Encanto gala to support Granada Day School.


Mar - Corporate

Keyes NextGen sponsors United Way of Miami-Dade's Craft Beer tasting in Wynwood for the community's young leaders.


Mar - Corporate

Tim & Jason Pappas attend the CARE Community Council Breakfast in support of our partnership with CARE Elementary.


Mar - Commercial Miami

Tocho Paramo leads his daughter Marta Paramo's team to help provide social opportunities for people with IDD. 


Mar - Corporate

Keyes NextGen sponsors the Miami Children's Museum gala "Play After Dark" after party with the museum's 


Upcoming Events


Jan 12thJupiter / Tequesta

Gonzalo Herrera and the Tequesta Associates are sponsoring and attending the D'Art for Art festival to raise funds for the Jupiter Community Center.


Jan 26thCorporate

Youth for Christ will use the Keyes corporate building as their location for this year's Over the Edge event, once again rappelling participants off the roof to raise money to stop youth violence.


Feb 16thBoca

Joan Richardson and the Boca Associates are supporting Ride for Orphans.


Let us know what events your office is planning to host or sponsor. Email your event information to


Keyes is Looking for Champions!


A Keyes Cares "champion" is someone who contributes to a charity or event in their community and is personally invested in the organization they sponsor. Do you fit this category? If so, Keyes Cares might be willing to match your contributions! 

Click below to download and complete the Keyes Cares charitable giving match forms. Then, e-mail that form to Scott Cabrera. 

After your event, make sure to send photos and a statement about your participation so that we can share them with your Keyes family!


For more information contact

Scott Cabrera, Director of Philanthropy


O. 305.779.1997 | F. 305.779.1910

2121 SW 3rd Avenue, Suite 601

Miami, FL 33129

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