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Seven months ago, Mohamad Chikh Omar and his three children landed in Miami, thousands of miles away from the shooting, sniper fire and bombs buzzing overhead in his Syrian homeland. They didn’t have a place to stay. They spoke very little English. They spent the first two days at an airport hotel, then returned to the airport, where they slept for two nights. By the third day, an airport employee who spoke Arabic noticed the family and directed them to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office. From there, they were taken to the Chapman Partnership’s homeless assistance center in Homestead.
Miami-Dade County’s 2015 Teacher of the Year Myrna Betancourt, an adult vocational teacher and chef with South Dade Education Center, was surprised with the Magic of Giving Award at the 2015 Macy’s/Florida Department of Education Teacher of the Year awards gala.
Chapman Partnership Womenade, junto con Madeleine Kirsh de C. Madeleine’s, Danny Santiago y Raquel Watters de Rik Rak Salon, acogió la quinta entrega anual del desfile de modas y almuerzo “Take a Walk in Her Shoes” en el Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne.
Published on: Miami Today, April 3, 2014Click Here to View the PDF Version While Chapman Partnership’s first priority is getting the county’s homeless into good places to live, helping them find a steady source of income is a close second.…
Published on: South Dade News Leader, November 15, 2013Click Here to View the PDF Version Chapman Partnership celebrated its 12th Annual Gala on Oct. 18th at the JW Marriot Marquis. With nearly 600 guests attending, this year’s Gala raised over…
Published on: Miami Today, Week of Thursday, December 19, 2013Click Here to View the PDF Version By any measure, Chapman Partnership, which has been helping the county’s homeless with a comprehensive support program for nearly two decades, meets high standards…