Pitbull to headline fundraising event to cure paralysis

Several other stars to appear as well

BAL HARBOUR, Fla. – Pitbull is joining the battle to cure paralysis.

At the Destination Fashion kickoff event Thursday night, Pitbull was announced as the headliner for the event on March 5, 2016.

Proceeds from Destination Fashion will benefit The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.

The fundraiser will shut down the entire Bal Harbour Shops and take over the outdoor mall.

Gloria and Emilio Estefan are co-chairing the event, along with actors Tommy Lee Jones and Christian Slater.

Presenting sponsors Paul and Swanee DiMare have pledged $5 million to The Miami Project.

The event will mark The Miami Project's 30th anniversary.