Co-Founders of the Maestro Cares Foundation, Marc Anthony and Henry Cárdenas celebrated the Maestro Cares Foundation’s Eighth Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala December 7th, 2021, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
On this occasion, the Foundation recognized the contributions and charitable work of four celebrated individuals in the world of sports, film, medicine and business. Actor and Producer Will Ferrell received the Maestro Cares Courage to Care Award, Dr. Ramon Tallaj and SOMOS Community Care were honored with the Maestro Cares Community Hero Award, Baseball legend and Philanthropist, David “Big Papi” Ortiz received the Maestro Cares All-star Award, and Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Michael Fux accepted the Corporate Social Responsibility Award.
The star-studded gala was hosted by singer and influencer Lele Pons and Track and Field 2021 Gold Medalist Jasmine Camacho-Quinn. In addition, the sold-out event included performances by Marc Anthony, Colombian singer songwriter Fonseca, a cocktail reception, formal dinner and a silent and live auction.