Greetings Friends, Clients & Colleagues,
We hope our #ThankfulThursday reflection finds you and yours well.
As the echoes of today’s ‘Women in Philanthropy’ panel still resonate with us, we share the highlights and extend our heartfelt thanks to Mary Snow, President & CEO of the Coral Gables Community Foundation, for expertly guiding the conversation with finesse and insight at the event that will surely be remembered and spoken of for a long time.
We also thank the outstanding panelists –
• Maria Fernanda Mejia: CEO & Board Member of Global Consumer Products and Founder of Annora Corporation Advisory Services.
• Roxanne Mankin Cason: Chair & CEO of the Cason Family Foundation.
• Kerry-Ann Royes: President & CEO of YWCA South Florida.
• Marile Lopez: CFO, Jorge Luis Lopez Law Firm and President, Marile & Jorge Luis Lopez, Esq. Family Foundation
Their passion, dedication, and insights elevated the discussions to a level that we believe left every attendee inspired and motivated.
Here are highlights from the Panel discussion:
Evolving Philanthropic Horizons: The discussions around how our priorities have shifted over the years provided invaluable insights for all, regardless of where they are on their philanthropic journey.
Community Engagement: Identifying and addressing community needs remains paramount. The shared strategies and experiences were truly enriching.
Guiding the Next Generation: The advice for budding philanthropists was not just instructive but also deeply inspiring. We’re optimistic about the future of philanthropy in Miami-Dade.
Lastly, to each and every one who attended, participated, and engaged with us – your presence amplified the event’s importance. We believe that collective efforts can make transformative impacts, and your participation is a testament to that belief.
We hope that you – our friends, clients and colleagues will join us in these future endeavors.
As always, thank you for taking the time to reflect with us.
Know we cherish your friendship and continued support.
Warmest personal regards,
Marile & Jorge Luis Lopez, Esq.