Mike Fernandez pledges $1 million to Mourning Family Foundation

07/23/2014 7:43 PM

07/23/2014 9:00 PM

Health care entrepreneur Mike Fernandez, chairman of MBF Healthcare Partners, has committed a $1 million gift to the Mourning Family Foundation.

The foundation, established by former Miami Heat player Alonzo Mourning and his wife Tracy, announced the donation earlier this month.

The money will be used in support of the Overtown Youth Center and its programs and endowment as well as Tracy Mourning’s mentoring program for girls, Honey Shine.

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