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Give Miami Day brings $7.1 million in contributions to local charities

Booker T. Washington High School marching band and the Gablettes dance squad from Coral Gables High School cheer for Give Miami Day at the Arsht.
Booker T. Washington High School marching band and the Gablettes dance squad from Coral Gables High School cheer for Give Miami Day at the Arsht. Photo by Chris Carter, ra-haus

South Floridians showed their giving spirit, contributing $7.1 million to 600-plus local charities during Thursday’s 24-hour Give Miami Day — almost $2 million more than in 2014.

The Children’s Movement of Florida received the largest number of contributions, with 616 gifts for a total of $158,453. Highest by dollar volume was Greater Miami Jewish Federation, with 343 contributions for $537,571.

For more results, see GiveMiamiDay.org.

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