News Release

Children being held in chainlink cages by U.S. Customs and Border Protection

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

/ Jen 21, 2018

MIAMI –  The President’s recent Executive Order to end family separations and begin unified family detentions under the administration’s recently instituted “Zero Tolerance” policy fails to address the future of the more than 2,300 children who were taken from their asylum-seeking parents at our

Family reading on a blanket at the park.

/ Me 29, 2018

MIAMI, FL – The Children’s Trust is challenging South Florida families to join the #Read30 movement and close the summer reading gap.

Smiling children in swimsuits standing by a pool

/ Me 29, 2018

Nearly $54 million alone will support quality after-school, summer and youth enrichment programs.

Champions for Children Event Graphic

/ Avril 12, 2018

The Children’s Trust will celebrate the unparalleled achievements of local trailblazers who are improving the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County at the 13th Annual Champions for Children Awards Ceremony on Thursday, June 14, 2018, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Mural at HistoryMiami Museum depicting historical figures including Julia Tuttle and Henry Flagler

/ Mas 16, 2018

MIAMI, FL – Children in foster care may have enjoyed “spring break” from school, but they never get a break from the worry and concern of where they will lay their head at night.

Teens holding signs at gun control rally

Sun Sentinel via Getty Images

/ Fevriye 22, 2018

The Children’s Trust fully endorses the groundswell of youth activism to alter the trajectory of their future by insisting on commonsense gun laws to ensure that the Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting will be the last of its kind.

Teen boy on stage at Young Talent Big Dreams Audition

/ Desanm 15, 2017

CORAL GABLES, FL – December 15, 2017 – Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, together with presenting sponsor The Children’s Trust, announces the eighth annual Young Talent Big Dreams – the most widespread local FREE youth talent competition in Miami-Dade County.

Violinist in mime costume playing her violin

/ Oktòb 04, 2017

WHAT: Spooky Symphony, a ghoulishly wonderful repertoire performed by the Alhambra Orchestra and Greater Miami Youth Symphony, is a free family Halloween concert featuring music from the show Phantom of the Opera, the movie Pirates of the Caribbean and the video