Friends of the Foundation

Named after City founder George E. Merrick, and created in 2008, the Merrick Society is the Foundation’s highest level of Annual Giving.  Donors make a three-year commitment with gifts ranging from $1,000 to $10,000.

Special thanks to all our Merrick Society members:

$10,000 Level
William A. Bonn & Ruben Ceballos

$5,000 Level
Karelia Martinez Carbonell & Marino E. Carbonell
Lee Osiason, Esq. | Osiason Law

$2,500 Level
Aura Reinhardt  | Bacardi U.S.A., Inc.
Rod Hildebrant & Matthew Meehan
Christopher J. Lapan & José J. Rodriguez Villalobos

$1,000 Level
Marc Berenfeld, CPA | Cherry Bekaert, LLP
Michael a& Heather Harris

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Friends of the Foundation

Alice G. Abreu
John Clark Adams, Esq.
John R. Allen, Jr.
The Allen Morris Foundation
Timothy Anagnost, Esq.
John E. & Sarah Anderson
Richard Anderson
Carlos & Yolanda Rossi
Fay P. Aronson
Antonio Arroyo
Mr. & Mrs. Jon Arthur
Yvette Ayala
Irela Bagué
Ron Baker
Michael & JoAnn Bander
Baptist Health South Florida
Mr. & Mrs. Greg Barnes
Christine Barney
Lynn Ann Merkel Bauer
Sally L. Baumgartner
James Beauchamp
Marc Berenfeld, Esq.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Berman
Willy A. Bermelo
Regina Bernadin
Mr. and Mrs. David Bianchi
Jaime A. Bianchi
Carmen Bishopric
Roy and Lea Black
Patricia Blanco, BSN, MPH
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Blythe
Samuel J. Boldrick & Ed Casado
Amanda Bonifay, CPA
William A. Bonn, Esq. & Ruben Ceballos
Drs. Phillip Boswell  & Barbara Goldman
Mr. and Mrs. George E. Bowker
Mr. and Mr. James W. Bowling, Jr.
Maria Bradley
Mr. and Mrs. Martin J. Bradley III
Berta Bravo
Erin Briede, CPP PHR
Miguel Brizuela
Mr. and Mrs. Morris Broad
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Brown
Mary Scull Brown
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Buchwald
Evelyn J. Budde
Mr. and Mrs. Dick Bullman
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Butler
Mr. Christopher J. Cabrera
Jesus A. Cabrera
Joy Cadieu
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Campbell
Monica Canabal
Karelia M. Carbonell, CFRE DPA MDA
Mr. and Mrs. Antonio Cardet
Gabe Castrillon
Catering by Lovables
Mr. and Mrs. Antonio Cavaco
Marilyn Cesarano
Mr. and Mrs. G. Lynn Chafin
Rene M. & Aimee Cibran
Pat H. Clarke
William Colas
Mr. and Mrs. Carlton W. Cole
J. Thomas Cookson
Janet E. Copeland
Coral Gables Dry Cleaning
The Hon. George M. Corrigan
Stephen F. & Lu Coxhead
Fernando & Betsaida Craveiro
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph F. Cummings, Jr.
James W. & Ashley Cusack
Stanley Davidson
Joyce R. Davidson
Jeanne Anne Davis
Susie B. Davis
Stefen de Kanter
Cristina de la Maza
Richard J. DeWitt, Esq.
Beula G. Diamond
April M. Dojnia
Dr. and Mrs. Lon Dowlen
David Duckenfield
Mr. and Mrs. J. Bruce Ehrenhaft
Catherine H. “Kay” Fahringer
Cindy Fedde
Dyanne Feinberg
Robert J. & Marian Fewell
Ana Fournaris
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Fuhrman
John P. Fullerton
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gallagher
Carlos F. Garcia, CPA
Tony Gebauer
Donna F. Genet
John H. & Lauren Genovese
Howard Glicken
Alice B. Goldhagen
Goldstein Schechter Koch
Dr. Andy S. Gomez
Roy B. Gonas, Esq.
Dr. & Mrs. Lucien Gordon
Sandra M. Gordon
Nelson Gore
Jim Gossett
Greater Miami Conv. & Visitors Bureau
Emily Gresham
Helen Grier
Timothy B. Grier
Catherine Grieve, Esq.
Guardianship Program of Dade County, Inc.
Beverly Mills Gyllenhaal
The Hon. and Mrs. Michael S. Hacker
Mr. and Mrs. Rex Hamilton
Andria Hanley
Mr. and Mrs. James Harold Harley
John Harmon
Michael & Heather Harris
Mr. and Mrs. F. Berry Hayley
Glenda Hayley
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Hennessey
Mr. & Mrs. Eugenio Hernandez
Mr. Arthur Hertz and Mr. Andrew Hertz
Linda Collins Hertz
Home Financing Center
Abe Horowitz
Manuel Huerta, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Martin Hughes
Vic Hyder
Stuart & Nancy Iliffe
Ruth Jacobs
Beatriz Jimenez, R.N.
Ginger Jochem
Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Dameron Jolly
Dr. & Mrs. Jim Jude
George Kakouris
Lucille Kanelidis
Marleene Kerdyk
Vice Mayor William H. Kerdyk, Jr.
Dean Klevan
Mary Beth Klock-Perez
Steven H. & Midge Krams
Andrew La Barbera
Vicente Lago
Mr. & Mrs. Joe Lancaster
R. Kirk Landon
Henry O. “Hank” Langston
Anne Slesnick Leidel
Herbert M. & Vera Levin
Mr. and Mrs. David Lieberman
Magnus Liljedahl
Magda Lopez
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lowell
m2e Consulting Engineers, LLC
Frances “Dolly” MacIntyre
Robert Maguire
Maruta Mang
Jill Mark
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Martini
Ana Martin-Laviele, Esq.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Marx
Dr. Alex Fuiza
Jenny May
Robert McCabe & Arva Moore Parks
William T. McCullough III
Cynthia L. McNeill
Melissa Medina-Schnur
Matthew T. Meehan
Jacqueline R. Menendez
Roy & Miriann Meyeringh
Enid Miguez
Arsenio Milian
Mr. and Mrs. William Milliken
Mr. and Mrs. David Mitchell
Miroslav “Misha” Mladenovic
Michael T. Moore, Esq. & Leslie Lott, Esq.
Barbara Ann Moore
Mr. and Mrs. John Moorman
Mr. and Mrs. Jorge A. Mora
W. Allen Morris
William P. Murphy
Jason Neal
Dr. & Mrs. Richard Newman
Joyce Newman
Nick Novakovic
Phillis Oeters
Dr. Mandy Offerle
F. David Olazabal
Lee J. Osiason, Esq.
Osiason Educational Foundation, Inc.
Steven Pallot
AnaLise Palomo
Dr. and Mrs. Ed Parnes
Robert Parsley III
Ms. Elizabeth Peña and Mr. Joseph M. Jackson
Mr. and Mrs. Alfonso Perez
Mr. and Mrs. Roderick N. Petrey
Mr. Mark Pidal
Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Plummer
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy J. Pumariega
Commissioner Frank C. Quesada, Esq.
Ms. Aurelia A. Reinhardt
Ms. Carolina Rendeiro
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rigl
Mr. Michel Rittenberg
Ms. Leslie Ann Rivera
Ms. Shelly Roberts
Mary Lou Rodón-Dolara, Esq.
Ms. Ana Maria Rodriguez
Ms. Eloise Rodriguez
José J. R. Villablobos & Christoper J. Lapan
Jacob Roffman
Anthony L. Rogers, J.D.
Margaret A. “Peggy” Rolando
Brad Rosenblatt & Rene Ruiz
David Rothenstein, Esq.
Ingrid Garcia Ruiz
Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Ruiz de Quevedo
Robert W. Rust
Bruce Ryan
Mr. and Mrs. Javier F. Salman
Ralph Sanchez
Alex Santeiro
Mr. and Mrs. Juan Carlos Santeiro
Jerry Santeiro
Tina Sayago
Pam Schaefer
Bonnie Crouch Seipp
Roger Serola
Mr. and Mrs. Francis X. Sexton, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Shafer
Aida Shafer
Dr. Donna Shalala
Howard Sherman
Ronald A. Shuffield
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Siegel
Elizabeth M. Silverman, RPG
The Hon. & Mrs. Don Slesnick II
Dr. and Mrs. Alfred G. Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Smith
Capt. Thomas W. Snook
Mary Snow
Josephine N. Story
Sustainable Development Services
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Swanson
Fred & Kate Taylor
Mike Thompson
Dawn G. Thompson
Mr. and Mrs. John Thomson
Richard Tonkinson
Thomas L. Toolin & Bruce Jordan
Robert L. Trescott, P.A.
Mark A. Trowbridge
Kendell Turner
University of Miami
Maria Vacca
Raul Valdes-Fauli
Barbara Van Hussen
Patricia Vila Wright
Marielena A. Villamil
Washington Economics Group
Waste Management, Inc.
Peter Wenzel
Thomas A. Whitehurst, CFP
Claire-Frances Finnegan Whitehurst
Mr. and Mrs. David H. Whitten
Jane F. Wilson
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm B. Wiseheart, Jr.
Wayne E. “Chip” Withers
Yolanda V. “Yoli”  Woodbridge
Patricia Vila Wright
Mr. & Mrs. Rocky Young
Mary M. Young
Gloria A. Zannis
Judy Zeder