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September Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around The World: Puerto Rico 🇵🇷
— Program Updates: Meet our 2021 Fall Scholarship Recipients!
— Upcoming: Eighth Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala!
–We ❤️ Our Supporters: Happy Birth day to Co-Founder Marc Anthony and Advisory Board Member, Martha Korman-Zumwalt
— Leave Your Legacy through child sponsorship
— Support MCF with Amazon Smile

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Maestro Cares Foundation: The celebration of a dream turned into reality

On this special day, we celebrate our accomplishments and the dreams that became a reality thanks to the collective efforts of our donors, supporters and volunteers.

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The right of education for all of #OurChildren in Latin America

Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, and the region of Latin America is facing a devastating education crisis.

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Join the revolution of making the world a better place for #OurChildren by fundraising for Maestro Cares Foundation!

Birthdays, anniversaries and other landmark holidays are perfect opportunities to rally friends and loved ones to come together to support a social cause that you believe in.

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August Newsletter

— Special Announcement: 8th Annual Gala
— #OurChildren Around The World: Ecuador
— Project Updates
— Breaking ground for Casa Libertad with Goya Foods
— Happy Birthday to our Board Member, Amalia Micone-Gomez!
— Upcoming Events
** Chicagoland supporters, join us for a special Summer Celebration!
** An afternoon of Art, Music and Giving in Houston, TX!
— New Store Items: Summer Splash!
— Support MCF with Amazon Smile

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July Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around The World: Chile 🇨🇱
— Project Updates
— Jose Luis Cabrera, Maestro Cares Foundation Scholarship Alumni
— Chicagoland supporters, join us for a special Summer Celebration!
— An afternoon of Art, Music and Giving in Houston, TX!
— Purchase our limited-edition ‘Changing Lives, Building Dreams’ tumbler!
— Help Raise money for the Maestro Cares Foundation with a Facebook Birthday Campaign

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Accountant

POSITION FILLED – Maestro Cares Foundation (MCF) is a fast-paced,…

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June Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around The World: Peru 🇵🇪
— Project Updates
— Join us in Houston for an afternoon of Art, Music & Giving!
— Purchase our limited-edition ‘Changing Lives, Building Dreams’ tumbler!
— You shop, Amazon Smile donates!

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Project Coordinator

Maestro Cares Foundation (MCF) is a fast-paced, growing nonprofit organization….

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Make a lasting difference by shopping Amazon Smile

“Sometimes when we are generous in small, barely detectable ways,…

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Responding to Mexico’s National Emergency: Femicides and Gender-Based Violence

Our girls from Casa Hogar Alegría in Toluca, México For…

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May Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: Colombia
— Project Update: Casita de Belen: Phase II Construction
— Intern spotlight: Nicole Blechynden
— Fall 2021 Scholarship Applications Are Open
— You Can Make a Difference: Make A Donation
— Turn on AmazonSmile

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April Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: Guatemala
— Project Update: Construction for our Project Inspira in Peru is back on!
— We Our Supporters! Happy Birthday to our Co-Founder, Henry Cárdenas!
— Fall 2021 Scholarship Applications Now Open
— Join us for a summer of fun sports and recreation for #OurChildren!
— #ISupportMCF: MCF Bracelets are on sale for a limited time only!
— Become a Recurring Donor, join our Leave Your Legacy program!
— #ISupportMCF: AmazonSmile

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March Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: Mexico
— Take Virtual Tour of CHA’s Guadalajara Campus
— Hey Chicago! Have you seen our #LiveLearnPlay mural?
— Project Updates: Construction for our project in Chile is underway!
— We Our Supporters! SOS Children’s Villages Illinois Roosevelt Square Community Center Tour with members of our Board of Directors and Goya Foods!
— Join us for a summer of fun sports and recreation for #OurChildren!
— Leave Your Legacy: Become a Recurring Donor with MCF
— #ISupportMCF AmazonSmile

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Join us for a summer of sports and recreation for #OurChildren!

This summer, we want to ensure that all of #OurChildren have access to sporting equipment, recreational supplies and tools to experience a summer with unforgettable memories.

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February Newsletter

— Live, Learn, Play – Wintrust Mural Building in Chicago
— #OurChildren Around the World: Bolivia
— Congrats Aprende Institute Graduates!
— Supporter Birthday Thank You: Elena Sotomayor and Dillon
Dalton
— #ISupportMCF with #SpreadTheLove and AmazonSmile

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January Newsletter

— 2021 Scholarship Recipents
— #OurChildren Around the World: Costa Rica
— Thank You: Holiday Season Donors and Support
— January Only: Free Shipping on Shop Purchases
— Support MCF with AmazonSmile

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December Newsletter

— New Project in Argentina
— 12 Days of Giving: Closing the Digital Divide
— Partnership with Aprende Institute
— Beverage Donation in Guatemala
— Children’s Art: Happy Holidays
— Support MCF with AmazonSmile

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Closing the Digital Divide this Christmas: 12 Days of Giving

You have the power to make a difference and ensure that no child gets left behind

Pledge now to close the #DigitalDivide with Maestro Cares

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November Newsletter

— Black Friday Auction Sale
— #OurChildren Around the World: Puerto Rico
— Happy Thanksgiving
— Leave Your Legacy
— Support MCF with AmazonSmiles

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#OurChildren Around the World: Puerto Rico 🇵🇷

Learn about the Hogar San Miguel Orphanage and its adaptation to online learning and services & bringing back baseball after the 2017 hurricanes with the Unicef/Maestro Cares Foundation: Play Ball Again initiative

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October Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: The United States
— 2021 Spring Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2020
— Call for Artists: Maestro Cares Wintrust Mural
— Online Shop: Portable Maestro Cares Speaker
— MCF Social Media Survey
— Support MCF with AmazonSmile

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September Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: El Salvador
— Project Up: Proyecto MABA
— Spring 2021 Scholarship
— Online Shop: MCF Tote Bag & a Special Edition Marc Anthony Canvas
— Happy Birthday Marc Anthony

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August Newsletter

— #OurChildren Around the World: Ecuador
— Project Update: Project Update: How Teachers in Peru Have Made Distance Learning Accessible to All
— New Advisory Network Members
— FJ Pollak/ Maestro Cares Foundation Scholarship
Fall 2020 Recipients
— Online Store: Our Children’s Cookbook & COVID-19 Relief Fund Gift

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July Newsletter

— Play in the “Mama Said Knock You Out” Charity Golf Tournament and Meet Shaq
— #OurChildren Around the World: Bolivia
— #WhyWait campaign
— Project Updates
— Summer 2020 Interns

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Our Projects’ Response to COVID-19: Strengthening Bonds and Protecting Our Children

We’re proud of the commitment and resilience all of the projects have shown during times of adversity, most recently in adapting to challenges presented by COVID-19

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June Newsletter

— #StrongerTogether: Our response to COVID-19 in Colombia
— #OurChildren Around the World: Guatemala
— Board of Directors Member: Amalia Gomez Micone
— Project Update: Costa Rica
— Happy Birthday Bigram Zayas
— Leave Your Legacy
— Shop Father’s Day at AmazonSmile

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May Newsletter

— Our response to COVID-19
— Project Update: SOS Children’s Villages Illinois Roosevelt Community Center
— Leave Your Legacy
— Newsletter Survey

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April Newsletter

— Stronger Together: Our response to COVID-19 in New York City
— Virtual Auction Countdown
— Celebrating 6 Years at Our First Project: Orfanato Ninos de Cristo
— Happy Birthday Henry Cardenas

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March Newsletter

— Celebrating Women’s History Month
— Zaidy Cardenas, Executive Director
— Board of Directors
— COVID-19 Responses
— Happy Birthday Bob Unanue

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February Newsletter

— Seventh Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala
— Sneak Peek: Silent Auction
— Introducing the 2020 Series: #OurChilden Around the World
— Happy Birthday Elena Sotomyaor

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January Newsletter

— Happy New Year 2020
2019 IN REVIEW
** 21 Projects Confirmed
** Our Call Answered: Holiday Support for Fundacion Alalay
** Annual Gift Giving Celebrations
— Seventh Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala 2020 Tickets Available Now

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WE’RE (RE) BUILDING DREAMS IN PUERTO RICO!

December 14, 2019 – Grand opening of the first baseball fields reconstructed through the Play Ball Again project

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2020 CHANGING LIVES, BUILDING DREAMS GALA

Honorees:
COMMUNITY HERO AWARD
David Beckham

GLOBAL HUMANITARIAN AWARD
José Andrés & World Central Kitchen

VOICE OF CHANGE AWARD
Jada Pinkett Smith – Actress, producer, philanthropist & humanitarian

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD
Mario López Estrada – President of Tigo Guatemala and Founder of Fundación Tigo

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Changing Lives, Building Dreams In Guatemala

Thanks to the partnership with Aldeas Infantiles SOS Guatemala we are changing lives and building dreams through programs created to empower tomorrow’s leaders

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We Are Now Receiving Applications

Maestro Cares Foundation is now accepting applications from candidates in the United States for the 2019-2020 school year

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Father’s Day Is Coming Up!

Consider shopping on Amazon Smile and make a donation in honor of those special fathers in your life!

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Our Work In Guatemala Continues With Fundación Tigo

Exciting progress on the reconstruction of a Pre-K, Primary School, and a Middle School

These three schools will educate 744 children

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2019 CHANGING LIVES, BUILDING DREAMS GALA

Honorees:
GLOBAL AMBASSADOR OF ARTS & CULTURE AWARD
Rita Moreno – Oscar, Emmy, Grammy & Tony Award Winner

GLOBAL HUMANITARIAN AWARD
President Vicente Fox – Founder of Centro Fox & 55th President of Mexico

COMMUNITY HERO AWARD
Lin-Manuel Miranda – Award-winning composer, lyricist & performer

VOICE OF CHANGE AWARD
Vin Diesel – Actor, producer, & filmmaker

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Summer Enrichment Program Has Officially Started!

Welcome Ricardo – our first summer enrichment participant

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We Have Exciting News! Two Amazing Experiences In One Place

2019 Charity Buzz auctions:

Lunch with Dr. Ruth at Sardi’s in NYC

Golf with Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez at La Gorce Country Club with a two night stay at The Condante in Miami Beach

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Happy Mother’s Day To All The Mothers!

Consider making a donation in honor of your mother and all those women in your life who inspire you to be the best version of yourself!

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Check Out Our Latest Ad In This Week’s Billboard Magazine

The Maestro Cares Foundation recognizes our supporters for the 2019 Gala

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MCF Is Excited To Share The Construction Progress In El Salvador!

When complete, this third home for Fundación Casa De Mi Padre will be home to eight girls and a host family

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2018 CHANGING LIVES, BUILDING DREAMS GALA

Honorees:
COMMUNITY HERO AWARD
Narciso Rodriguez – Acclaimed Fashion Designer

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD
Luis Alberto Moreno – President of the Inter-American Development Bank

GLOBAL HUMANITARIAN AWARD
Deepak Chopra, M.D. – American Author and Alternative Medicine Advocate

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2017 CHANGING LIVES, BUILDING DREAMS GALA

Honorees:
COMMUNITY HERO AWARD
Albert Pujols – MLB Player for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim & Founder of the Pujols Family Foundation

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD
Angélica Fuentes – Founder of A Complete Gender Equality Fund, Imperative Fund, & Angelica Fuentes Foundation

NATIONAL HERO AWARD
In memory of Miriam Colón, received by Rosal Colón and Rosalba Rolón – Pioneering Actress & Founder of the Puerto Rican Traveling Theater

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Beyond Casa: Marc Anthony & Henry Cardenas Break Ground

Groundbreaking ceremony for the ¨Niños y Niñas de Cristo¨ orphanage in La Romana, Dominican Republic

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