Post-Gala 2022 Press Release

MARC ANTHONY AND HENRY CÁRDENAS CELEBRATE THE 

MAESTRO CARES FOUNDATION 

NINTH ANNUAL CHANGING LIVES, BUILDING DREAMS GALA 

IN NEW YORK CITY, DECEMBER 6TH, 2022.

Henry Cardenas, Mariano Rivera, Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan, Emilio Estefan.
Photos: Tamara Gibson

 

MUSIC GLOBAL STARS GLORIA AND EMILIO ESTEFAN WERE HONORED WITH THE  MAESTRO CARES COMMUNITY HERO AWARD 

BASEBALL ICON MARIANO RIVERA RECEIVED THE MAESTRO CARES ALL-STAR AWARD 

JEFF HOFFMAN WAS PRESENTED WITH THE MAESTRO CARES COURAGE TO CARE AWARD

EDUARDO TRUJILLO RECEIVED THE MAESTRO CARES CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARD

(NEW YORK, NY December 7, 2022) Co-Founders of the Maestro Cares FoundationMarc Anthony and Henry Cárdenas celebrated the Maestro Cares Foundation’s Ninth Annual Changing Lives, Building Dreams Gala on  December 6th, 2022, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.  

The star-studded gala was hosted by co-host of the View and CNN political commentator, Ana Navarro and celebrity dog behaviorist, TV star and author, Cesar Millán. On this occasion,  the Foundation highlighted the contributions and charitable work of five remarkable individuals in the world of music, sports, and business. 

Cesar Millan, Ana Navarro y Marc Anthony.  Photos: Tamara Gibson

Global superstars and trailblazers Gloria and Emilio Estefan, were honored with the Maestro Cares Community Hero Award; MLB greatest closer of all times, Mariano Rivera received the Maestro Cares All-star Award, Jeff Hoffman was presented with the Maestro Cares Courage to Care Award and entrepreneur Eduardo Trujillo, accepted the Corporate Social Responsibility Award. 

The star-studded event gathered more than 600 guests and world leaders of numerous industries to support the mission of the foundation.  The gala included a live performance by Marc Anthony, a cocktail reception, formal dinner, and both a silent and live auction.  

Ariana Debose joined Marc on stage for a surprise performance of Hotel California. 

Proceeds from the fundraiser will provide essential support for Maestro Cares Foundation, a non-profit organization established to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged children and communities in Latin America and the United States. 

 

About The Maestro Cares Foundation:
Maestro Cares foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 2012 by Marc Anthony & Henry Cárdenas. The foundation aims to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged children and communities in Latin America and the United States.

Maestro Cares Foundation works to achieve its mission by creating safe and healthy environments for children to live, learn and play, while also supporting their developmental and academic needs.

Since 2012, Maestro Cares Foundation has impacted the lives of thousands of children by funding the construction of over 24 projects throughout Latin America and the United States. The foundation also promotes academic excellence through the Maestro Cares Foundation Scholarship Program, which provides valuable opportunities for deserving Latino students who demonstrate academic achievement, financial need, a desire to continue higher education and proof of prior dedication to charitable/volunteer work. Through these efforts, Maestro Cares Foundation is strengthening communities and helping children become tomorrow’s leaders. For more information go to www.maestrocares.org

 

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