Jorge M. Pérez, madanm li, Darlene, ak fanmi yo gen lontan depi yo te anvizaje yon vibran sid Florid pou dè milyon ki rele kominote sa a. Kòm siyati nan Bay Pwomès la, Jorge ak Darlene angajman filantwopik te santral nan wòl yo nan fòme Greater Miami ak pi lwen pase. Jorge te vinI Ozetazini an 1968 san yon pyès lajan nan non li. Li te sèlman nan bous detid ak charite ke li te kapab pouswiv edikasyon siperyè ak evantyèlman, lanse youn nan pi gwo konpayi devlopman byen imobilye nan rejyon an, Gwoup la ki gen rapò.

 

Jorge and Darlene, who grew up in Miami and built a successful career as a registered nurse, have four children: Jon Paul, Nicholas (Nicky), Cristina and Felipe. The Jorge M. Pérez Family Foundation is the next evolutionary step in their philanthropy, taking a more intentional and strategic approach to their giving, while involving their children to build a legacy they can carry forward. Each family member brings their own passion to the work of the foundation, stepping up as champions for what they care about, and still sharing one, united vision for a thriving South Florida.

Rankontre fanmi an

Jorge se yon nèg nan atis ak pèseptè konseye, enfuze devlopman byen imobilye li yo ak anpil atansyon moso geri soti nan mèt ak atis émergentes. Li pwofondman patisipe nan sipòte renesans kiltirèl Miami an, òganizasyon patwone tankou Florida Inivèsite Entènasyonal, Sant Arsht, Oolite Arts, Rezidans Fountainhead, Fondasyon Nasyonal Jèn (Jèn atizay) ak, pi miyò, Herzog la - de Meuron-fèt Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM).

 

Darlene te yon pratik sante pou plis pase 25 ane ak chita sou tablo a konseye enfimyè nan matènèl li, Florida Inivèsite Entènasyonal (FIU). Li te fonde Komite Entènasyonal PAMM a, ki kreye yon platfòm pou selebre kontribisyon fanm yo nan atizay ak kilti kòm byen ke yon reprezantasyon balanse nan fanm nan endistri an. Darlene se tou yon manm nan Komite Enstiti Miami Kansè a & Konsepsyon Komite Konsepsyon, ki te dirije pwogram gerizon yo ki vize a amelyore anviwònman lopital la ak byennèt pasyan yo. Kòm yon chanpyon pou swen sante ak moun ki gen kapasite divès, li te enstrimantal nan fòme sante fondasyon fanmi an ak byennèt envestisman.

 

Jon Pòl "JP" kounye a sèvi kòm prezidan nan Gwoup la ki gen rapò. Nouri atizay k ap grandi Nan Miami ak kominote kilti a, Jan Pòl aliyen ak PAMM ak Jèn atis, k ap patisipe nan semèn anyèl Miami Youngarts yo. Li chita tou sou tablo a nan gwo Frè Big Sè nan Miami, se yon lidè Aktif Wayòm Ini epi li ede enfòme travay devlopman ekonomik la nan fondasyon an.

 

Nicholas "Nicky" kounye a sèvi kòm yon vis prezidan pou Gwoup la ki gen rapò. Li menm ak madanm li Kastyn kwè ke kalite lavi pou rezidan iben yo depann de aksè a espas vèt ak asire w ke yo pwoteje anviwònman natirèl yo atravè konsèvasyon ak pratik dirab. Li ede gide envestisman anviwònman fondasyon an.

 

Cristina is a Doctor of Social Work graduate from the University of Southern California. Before enrolling, she worked as a child welfare case manager at ChildNet in Ft. Lauderdale. She sits on the boards of Voices for Children and the Demonstration School Center for Excellence in Early Education at United Way of Miami-Dade, where she reads to pre-K students. She helps guide the foundation’s Education investments.

 

Felipe, Has been an entrepreneur since he was 14 years old and a student at Wake Forest University. Felipe has always volunteered actively and participated in school events and organizations. He is the founding President of Gulliver’s Generation S.O.S., a nonprofit empowering youth to help their peers make informed choices about substance abuse. He’s leading the effort to expand the program throughout Miami’s high schools.