THANK YOU for joining us in celebrating minority businesses and education!
On November 3, 2016, we hosted our annual WE ARE MIAMI® event at the Historic Alfred I. duPont Building in Miami, Florida.
MBF educational partner Breakthrough Miami
MBF announced a gift of $50,000 to Breakthrough Miami
MBF small business loan recipient N.O.A Cafe in Wynwood
MBF offers loans to growing minority and women-owned business in the City of Miami.
MBF launches Zika Emergency Assistance loan program
MBF introduces its ZEAL program to help businesses in Wynwood with business continuity during this Zika challenge.
Gift recipient Little Haiti Optimist Club
MBF funds Little Haiti Optimist Club and their mission to help youth with education, mentorship and athletics
MBF 2015 Scholarship Ceremony
MBF awards scholarships to outstanding high school seniors
MBF Scholarship Recipients
MBF loan recipient Sound of Fun, LLC
MBF supports local businesses like Sound of Fun, to help them increase their product offering and expand.
Spring 2017 Small Business Training
On August 16, 2017, twenty-one City of Miami small business owners graduated from our twenty-five-hour training series.
Miami Bayside Foundation
MBF is a nonprofit organization designed to advance economic development in the City of Miami through the support of minority businesses and education.
MBF seeks to do this through the creation and administration of a loan programs for minority businesses, through the creation of programs and educational scholarships for minorities, and by providing technical assistance to local organizations engaged in economic development.
Press Release: Summer 2017 Small Business Training Applications Available Date: April 7, 2017 Contact: Cara Sadira Program Manager, Miami Bayside Foundation (305) 379-7070 Ext. 204 Miami Bayside Foundation invites Miami’s small business-owners apply for our Small Business Training workshop series that begins July 18th, 2017. This 5-week, 10-session workshop provides ...read more →
MIAMI, FL (November 7, 2016): Miami Bayside Foundation (MBF) expands its Zika Emergency Assistance Loan (ZEAL) program to include Little River area, Miami’s newest Zika Zone. The ZEAL program was launched in September 2016 to provide loans to local City of Miami minority and woman-owned businesses in the Wynwood Zika ...read more →
Click here to view additional photos from the event MIAMI, Fla. – On November 3, 2016, the Miami Bayside Foundation (MBF) hosted its annual WE ARE MIAMI® event at the Historic Alfred I. duPont Building in Miami, Florida. Close to 300 individuals attended the event including MBF’s sponsors, supporters, partners, small business workshop graduates and loan ...read more →
MIAMI, FL: (October 12, 2016): There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, October 17th, at 11.30 a.m. at Lindsey Hopkins Technical College to celebrate the new Marine Service Technology Academy. The Marine Service Technology Academy is a new certification program created through a partnership between the Miami-Dade ...read more →
MBF provides $50,000 loan to Sound of Fun LLC to help expand their offering of balance bike for kids
MIAMI, Fla. –MBF closed a loan to Sound of Fun, the North American distributor for Kiddimoto balance bikes and helmets. Kiddimoto, a pioneer in the balance bike category, combines sleek British design with stylish graphics. Developmentally, their bikes help children learn to balance and steer while building core strength, all ...read more →
On Friday, March 23rd MBF finalized the closing of a $50,000 loan to N.O.A. Café and Catering, a popular eatery in Miami’s growing Wynwood area. Adi Kafri, owner and heart behind the delicious Mediterranean and Asian fusion dishes, that have made her dining spot so popular with locals, is ...read more →
In June 2016 MBF made a second year gift of $53,000 to D.A. Dorsey, Lindsey Hopkins, and George T. Baker Technical Colleges. These funds will award scholarships to 35 City of Miami minority students for the 2016-2017 academic year.
MBF deeply appreciates the support of our donors.
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