News Release

Young boy with a mask sits looking out his window during quarantine.

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Miami, FL – Continuing its focus to help all families and children in Miami-Dade County affected by the coronavirus pandemic, The Children’s Trust is contributing $500,000 to United Way of Miami-Dade’s new Miami Pandemic Response Fund, part of Operation Helping Hands.

 Ti gason ak mask oksijèn.

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Miyami, FL – Defi pandemi viris kowona a gaye toupatou, yon bagay ki poko janm rive anvan, epi Fon ki la pou ede timoun ki rele “The Children’s Trust” la ap fè tout sa l kapab pou l ede timoun ak fanmi ki nan Miami-Dade jwenn sèvis ak resous ki pi nesesè pou yo.

Gustavo Barreiro, 1959 - 2019

It is with a heavy heart that The Children’s Trust shares news that former member of the Florida House of Representative Gustavo Barreiro passed away unexpectedly on the morning of Friday, August 16. Gus served as a Public Policy and Community Engagement Liaison for The Trust since 2015.

Photo of Centro Mater Miami, FL Executive Director J. Abilio Rodriguez; Nicklaus Children's Hospital School Health Program Program Coordinator Cleo Chumiso and Program Director Cindy Harrah, ARPN; Easterseals South Florida Education Services Director Camila Rocha and CEO Loreen Chant; 2019 David Lawrence Jr. Champion for Children Award recipient Judge Jeri Beth Cohen; and Michelle Forman of Guitars Over Guns; The Children’s Trust Board Chair Kenneth Hoffman and President/CEO James R. Haj

Alex Gort

Miami, FL – A judge who has spent her career looking after the wellbeing of children, a music mentor who used her struggles to inspire kids going through similar hard times and three programs that provide life-changing support to our youth throughout the county made up the list of honorees at

Photo of entrance to Metro Zoo.

MIAMI, FL – A day at Zoo Miami usually means some serious fun, but for The Children’s Trust Miami Heart Gallery team charged with creating digital photo and video libraries that encourage the adoption of harder-to-place children, it’s serious business.

Dansè foto nan mitan-lè kwasans.

CORAL GABLES, FL – Actors’ Playhouse nan The Miracle Theatre, ansanm avèk sipòtè k’ap prezante li, The Children’s Trust, anonse nevyèm ane Young Talent Big Dreams – pi gwo konpetisyon lokal GRATIS jèn talan nan Konte Miami-Dade.

Image of pumpkin conductor in dreary forest at night with the full moon rising in the background

WHAT: Spooky Symphony, a ghoulishly wonderful repertoire performed by the Alhambra Orchestra and Greater Miami Youth Symphony, is a free family-friendly Halloween concert featuring music from popular films such as Jurassic Park, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars and more; plu

Smiling boy and girl, each holding a book.

Miami, FL –  The Children’s Trust will host its annual Family Expo, a fun-filled family-centric community event created to connect parents to a wide range of programs and services for their children, on Saturday, September 8, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.