Category: News

September Newsletter

Posted: September 17, 2019

Marc Anthony and Henry Cardenas, co-Founders of The Maestro Cares Foundation, announce that along with its partners and supporters, open 4 projects serving 1000+ orphaned and disadvantaged children in El Salvador, Guatemala and Colombia.


Chicago, IL., Tuesday, September 10th, 2019– The Maestro Cares Foundation, co-founded by music icon Marc Anthony and prominent businessman Henry Cardenas, continues to fulfill its mission of improving the quality of life of orphaned and disadvantaged children in Latin America and the United States by providing safe and loving environments for them to live, learn […]


Posted: August 15, 2019

We hope Summer 2019 has been as productive for you as it has been for MCF!  In this edition of our newsletter, we have some exciting updates to share. We would like to bring you up to date on our Summer Enrichment Program beneficiary, Goya’s mentor trip, new projects and much more! RICARDO’S CHICAGO ADVENTURE! Meet Ricardo, our first […]


Posted: July 23, 2019

Happy July! We hope you are staying cool this summer. This July we have several updates on our new projects, our interns and MCF’s participation in a local event – West Fest.    Pictured from Left to Right: Henry Cardenas (MCF), Zaidy Cardenas (MCF), Tim McCormick (SOS), Rafael Toro (Goya Foods) & Rafael Rodriguez (Goya Foods)  ROOSEVELT SQUARE COMMUNITY CENTER GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY […]

We are now receiving applications for the FJ Pollak/Maestro Cares Foundation scholarship!

Posted: June 17, 2019

Are you or someone you know interested in applying to the FJ Pollak/Maestro Cares Foundation Scholarship? Here is your chance! Maestro Cares Foundation is now accepting applications from candidates in the United States for the 2019-2020 school year. We live to change lives and build dreams! So apply now and get that extra help you need […]

May 2019 Newsletter

Posted: June 12, 2019

We have exciting news!! Two amazing experiences in one place. Place your bid today at Maestro Cares Foundation has partnered up with Charity Buzz to auction off two great experiences you won’t want to miss. All proceeds will support Maestro Cares Foundation and our 2019 projects which will help the children we serve in […]

June 2019 Newsletter


Maestro Cares Foundation Summer enrichment program has officially started! Maestro Cares Foundation is excited to welcome Ricardo to Chicago, Illinois. Ricardo is visiting from Internado Monseñor Victor Tamayo in Barranquilla, Colombia. He will be staying with a local family this Summer and take English classes. Ricardo is the first to benefit from our new summer […]

April 2019 Newsletter

Posted: April 11, 2019

What Maestro Cares Foundation is all about… Sponsorship in action! Watch our video to learn more. Thanks to our supporters, the Maestro Cares Sixth Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala was a huge success! Our Sixth Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala was a huge success and we couldn’t have done it without the support of our generous sponsors, donors and supporters. Thank you! 2019 […]

March 2019 Newsletter

Posted: March 8, 2019

Ready to bid…Tomorrow is the day! Maestro Cares Foundation Gala Auction will go LIVE at 9am CT Check out our Maestro Cares Foundation Gala auction and bid to obtain one of a kind items and experiences! Sneak Peek Attention all art lovers! Here’s your opportunity to bid on a sought after art piece by one of […]

February 2019 Newsletter

Posted: February 25, 2019

Starting the year the right way, with two new projects! Maestro Cares Foundation has once more committed to a project  in Cali, Colombia. This is Maestro Cares 3rd project in the city, due to the extreme need that is present in Cali. Maestro Cares Foundation and its partner Grupo Trusot, are funding the construction of Casita de Belen’s expansion to its current orphanage. Casita de Belen is […]