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Miami-Dade firefighter raises more than $20,000 for MCH

Miami-Dade firefighter raises more than $20,000 for MCH

Kevin Court, a Miami-Dade firefighter, and his wife, Maida, have been organizing a children’s fishing tournament for the past six years raising funds for Miami Children’s Hospital Craniofacial Center. Recently the Court family presented a $20,473 check to the hospital, money raised at this year’s tournament, bringing the total they ...

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Miami-Dade firefighters host toy drive for needy children

The Dade County Association of Firefighter Charities is organizing “Toys for Kids” this holiday season. The drive continues through Dec. 21. During this period the public can drop off new, unwrapped toys at any Miami- Dade Fire Rescue Station. “Firefighters have been organizing ‘Toys for Kids’ for more than 20 ...

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Gulliver’s Eco-Cooker team wins Spirit of Innovation Challenge

Gulliver’s Eco-Cooker team wins Spirit of Innovation Challenge

Gulliver Preparatory School’s engineering team has been selected as one of four national 2013 Conrad Foundation Spirit of Innovation Challenge winners. Each winning team received an innovation grant of $10,000 to continue product development and a one-year affiliate membership to Sigma Xi, the scientific research society. Gulliver’s engineering team won ...

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