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A graduate of the University of Florida with a major in Spanish, Burns has an extensive background in advertising, marketing and reciprocal trade, travel as well as non profit consulting and management. Burns' volunteer activities led her to become a columnist writing Gloria’s Gab, a column that focuses on the non-profit activity. Burns was Executive Director of the Jr. Orange Bowl Committee for 6 years and then served as the first Executive Director of Coral Gables Community Foundation for 14 years after which she helped the emerging Community Foundation of Pinecrest. Active in many non profits, she received the 2011 Florida Federation of Women’s Club Volunteer of the Year for the District 11 and the Rotarian of the Year Award. Among her list of current responsibilities, Burns co-chairs two annual student recognition breakfasts for the Coral Gables Friends of Education, co chairs the Doral Business Council Forum and is a DBC Ambassador, is Parliamentarian and serves on the board of the GFWC Coral Gables Woman’s Club and is on the board of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables and sings in the choir of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. She can be reached at gloria@communitynewspapers.com

Consulate and Philanthropists Honored

Doral’s International Business Development Advisory Board, chaired by Juan Casimiro, held a lovely reception for the Consular Corps at City Hall on Read More »

AFP Luncheon honors outstanding ...

The Association of Fundraising Professionals with its partners The Miai Foundation, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and the Partnership for Phil Read More »

Thanksgiving brings out the best in South Florida

Thanksgiving brings out the best in ...

During the season of giving, the generous South Florida residents never disappoint. From collecting toys and food to providing hands-on help, this sea Read More »

Taylor Gang inspired to community service

Taylor Gang inspired to community ...

Born in Providence, RI, Taylor Gang was raised in Miami attending Gulliver Prep and later graduating from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, ME. From a ver Read More »

Gables Rotary awards $5,000 to free children’s dental clinicre Kristy Fueyo of Kendall Regional Medical Center (left) and Barbara Van Hussen of the Westin Colonnade.

Gables Rotary awards $5,000 to free ...

Coral Gables Rotary Foundation increased its ongoing support for the Coral Gables Woman’s Club’s free children’s dental clinic with a $5,000 gra Read More »