• 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