Press Releases

  • May 12, 2016 - Non-Profit Branches, Inc. Raises Over $275,000 to Fight Poverty in Miami at Annual Benefit
  • On Friday, May 6th, Branches, Inc., a local non-profit, celebrated its 13th Annual Black Tie & Blue Jeans benefit dinner and auction at the JW Marriott Marquis. Over 400 guests attended and helped raise over $275,000 for Branches’ programs which focus on long-term success and life-changing opportunities for low-income children, youth and families.

  • January 8, 2016 - Branches, Inc. Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in South Dade
  • On Monday, January 18, 2016, Branches will celebrate and honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through a day of community service. Branches staff, its team of AmeriCorps members and over 250 volunteers will spend the day beautifying Florida City and South Miami through several painting, planting and other service projects.

  • January 1, 2016 - Branches, Inc. Partners with Ocean Reef Community Foundation on Innovative Programs
  • Branches, Inc. has been partnering with the Ocean Reef Community Foundation for over 7 years, and has received more than $290,000 in grant funding to support their work. Most recently, Branches, Inc. was awarded a grant by the Foundation of $50,150 to support both its Grow & Climb children and youth program, as well as its Achieve financial stability program.

  • December 23, 2015 - Branches, Inc. in Miami Receives 2015 Bank of America Neighborhood Builder Award
  • Branches, Inc. announced that it has been named a recipient of the Bank of America Neighborhood Builder Award for 2015. One of only two grant awardees in Miami, Branches will receive $200,000 in operating support over two years, part of an approximately $1.7 million collective investment that Bank of America is making this year to more than 50 nonprofits in the area.

  • May 23, 2015 - Five Years After Fire, Branches Rebuilds Playground
  • On Saturday, May 23, 2015, over 100 volunteers are coming together to build a new playground for Branches Florida City exactly five years to the day after the disastrous fire destroyed the former play space in 2010.

  • May 7, 2015 - Branches Celebrates 12th Annual Black Tie & Blue Jeans
  • Branches celebrated its 12th Annual Black Tie & Blue Jeans benefit dinner and auction on Friday, May 1st, 2015 at the Trump National Doral in the beautiful Donald J. Trump Ballroom. Over 400 guests attended and helped to raise over $350,000 for Branches’ programs which provide services and life-changing opportunities to low-income children, youth and families focused on long-term success.
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