Founder, Friends of Miami Animals Foundation
Born in Cuba and raised in Chicago, Yolanda Berkowitz returned to Miami in 1995. Along with husband, Jeff Berkowitz, Yolanda is deeply involved in numerous charitable organizations. She is a board member of United Way of Miami-Dade, past chair of Voices For Children Foundation and has volunteered for nearly 20 years with the Guardian ad Litem Program advocating for neglected children. Yolanda’s most recent efforts involve founding Friends of Miami Animals Foundation, a nonprofit committed to improving pets’ lives and helping low-income qualified pet owners.