The inaugural gala for PATCHES raised $90,000 to help sick children. From left, are founder Kyle Smith, Gala Committee Chairwoman Maria Luisa Gonzalez Silva and founder Joanie Ippolito.
The inaugural gala for PATCHES raised $90,000 to help sick children. From left, are founder Kyle Smith, Gala Committee Chairwoman Maria Luisa Gonzalez Silva and founder Joanie Ippolito. BONNIE KING-MORAN
The inaugural gala for PATCHES raised $90,000 to help sick children. From left, are founder Kyle Smith, Gala Committee Chairwoman Maria Luisa Gonzalez Silva and founder Joanie Ippolito. BONNIE KING-MORAN

Friends and Neighbors: PATCHES, a group for children with medical needs, holds Doral gala

December 04, 2014 4:20 PM