NFL YET 2013 Christmas Festival and Toy Give Away


On a sunny Miami afternoon, visitors to the NFL YET Center located at Gwen Cherry Park were “greeted” by an inflatable Mickey Mouse wearing a Santa suit, and positioned in a large green gift box with a red bow. As guests made their way to the gym, children participated in a variety of outdoor activities, including a petting zoo featuring a guinea pig, birds,

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The Gwen Cherry Bulls win the Pop Warner National Super Bowl Championship 26-0

Pop Warner Championship

  The Gwen Cherry Bulls shut out the Virginia Beach Mustangs to win the Pop Warner National Super Bowl Championship in the Junior Pee Wee Division 1. The championship game was held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando and it was televised on ESPN. According to head coach Javon Ferguson, Sr., “We were due for a shutout and our players

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NFL YET Thanksgiving Dinner

NFL YET 2013 Thanksgiving Dinner

THE NFL YET family celebrated its Second Annual Thanksgiving Dinner on November 22nd.  The gymnasium was decorated with earth tone colored balloons, pumpkin cut-outs and a large Happy Thanksgiving sign on the wall.  Many families gathered to have Thanksgiving dinner at long tables with Thanksgiving table clothes, bronze shimmering runners and pine cones. The evening began with third and fourth grade girls giving the

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Give Miami Day…THANK YOU!


THANK YOU to all our friends and supporters who generously contributed and helped us to exceed our fundraising goal during GIVE MIAMI DAY! The Gwen Cherry Park Foundation was one of the 406 charitable organizations chosen to participate in GIVE MIAMI DAY. GIVE MIAMI DAY is a 24 hour period where The Miami Foundation partners with various charities and non-for-profit corporations providing them a

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Gwen Cherry Park Foundation Wins Public Space Challenge

outdoor fitness zone

The Gwen Cherry Park Foundation is one of the winners of the Miami Foundation’s Public Space Challenge. Its winning idea is to provide shade covering for an outdoor fitness zone at Liberty City’s Gwen Cherry Park. The Miami Foundation announced the top winners at the Public Space Wrap Party on October 17, 2013.  In 2012, an Outdoor Fitness Zone was installed at Gwen Cherry

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