Walgreens offering free disposal of expired, unwanted or unused prescriptions on Saturday
Walgreens is hosting a Drug Take-Back Event on Saturday, April 24, the same day the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
Tribute to Teachers: Nominations received, winners revealed starting May 17
Teachers come up with creative ways to keep students engaged, give praise without asking for the same in return and many times dip into their own pockets to buy classroom supplies. Now, it’s time to say thank you in a special way.
Service call: Nonprofit honors Miami Gardens police, healthcare workers
Embrace Girls Foundation honored female staff members of the Miami Gardens police department and Jackson Health Systems for their dedication during the coronavirus pandemic.
4th-annual eARTh Day Art Contest: Vote for the winner
South Florida art students were invited to participate and given six weeks to produce original works of art that best display social responsibility.
Transport Workers Union members, American Airlines ship water to Texans in need
Texas is still recovering after a deadly winter storm left millions without clean running water, and now more help is coming from here in South Florida.
Fundraiser usually held in Miami tower stairwell moves outdoors this year because of COVId-19
Usually held indoors where participants have to climb stairs to raise money for lung disease, COVID-19 took the fundraiser outdoors this year.
From homelessness to heading a nonprofit: The Ronald Brummit story
This year has been marked by the inauguration of a new U.S. president, COVID-19 vaccination rollouts, volatile weather, and a very special anniversary. Ronald Brummit, the president and chief executive officer of The Miami Rescue Mission, celebrates 30 years with the nonprofit.
Fundraise for your furry friends at virtual Walk for the Animals
The 31st annual VCA Walk for the Animals is not paw-sing for anything, not even the pandemic. It has been retailored to be a virtual walk this year with the same goal of helping the Humane Society of Broward County continue its mission of providing services to animals and offering educational programs to people of all ages.
Miami-Dade girls receive new, customized bikes for Valentine’s Day
The typical Valentine’s Day gifts are flowers and candies. However, one South Florida philanthropist decided to go another route. He gave a group of deserving girls brand new bikes.
Art in the park: Student showcase coming in March
The Pinecrest City Music Project, a nonprofit that funds and runs public school music programs in South Miami-Dade County, is hosting the 2021 South Dade Schools ArtsFest. The one-day event takes place March 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Pinecrest Gardens.
Paid program introduces young minorities to the arts
Adrienne Arsht Center apprentice Ayana Veil says she feels so fortunate to be in an environment that both facilitates technical theater education and offers great support.
You can support Special Olympics: Donation campaign to kick off Jan. 7
You can extend the season of giving into 2021. The Special Olympics is teaming up with Publix Super Markets for its annual Torch Icon Campaign.
South Florida auto group makes season bright for kids
For more than 40 years, the Craig Zinn Automotive Group has supported countless charities in South Florida. In spite of a global pandemic, this year the automotive group went above and beyond to bring joy to hundreds of deserving kids through a holiday toy and gift card event at all five of its dealerships.
Steven G. hosts special holiday event for deserving Embrace Girls Foundation
A group of deserving girls who earned their invite based on hard work and dedication were treated to a special holiday event hosted by designer Stephen G.
A wish come true: Stomach cancer survivor goes skydiving
Thanks to Debbie’s Dream Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to raising awareness about and curing stomach cancer, Kenny Rikard fulfilled his dream of jumping out of a Cessna 182 four-seater flying at 10,000 feet.
Entrepreneurs gather in Broward County to buy thousands of toys to deliver to Kids in Distress for holidays
A group of entrepreneurs from across the country gathered in Broward County to buy thousands and thousands of toys to give to Kids in Distress.
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital hosts first-ever virtual fundraiser Thursday night
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital has faced many challenges brought on by the pandemic. In order to meet rising costs while providing excellence in care for its young patients, the hospital will host its first-ever virtual fundraiser Thursday night.
Big Bus Toy Express rolls through South Florida for 7th straight year
This year, while following CDC guidelines and maintaining social distancing, Local 10 and Big Bus Miami are teaming up to collect new, unwrapped toys for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program.
Joshua’s Heart Foundation gets some help for its massive food distribution
Local 10 News viewers donated enough money to help nonprofits provide thousands of meals to those in need this holiday season.