Give Miami Day 2014


The Gwen Cherry Park Foundation is participating in this year’s GIVE MIAMI DAY! GIVE MIAMI DAY is a 24-hour period where The Miami Foundation, partnering with various charities and non-for-profit corporations, provides an online platform to raise funds for their causes. The event will take place on November 20, 2014, starting at 12 am. You can help the Gwen Cherry Foundation be at the top of

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First Lady Michelle Obama Visits Gwen Cherry Park


First Lady Michelle Obama visited the NFL YET Center at Gwen Cherry Park to celebrate the fourth anniversary of her “Let’s Move! Campaign” and announce the expansion of the national partnerships to provide healthier after school programs. Afterwards, she participated in yoga, Zumba and golf courses with Alonso Mourning, Extra’s Mario Lopez and youth participating in the afterschool programs at Gwen Cherry and other

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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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