Alonzo Mourning’s contributions to South Florida extend far beyond his hall of fame caliber play on the basketball court as a member of the Miami Heat. The seven-time NBA All-star, who was deservedly installed into the NBA Hall of Fame in 2014, has taken giving back to the community to a whole new level. Through Alonzo Mourning Charities, Zo and his wife, Tracy, have, since 1997, connected with boys and […]
Amid the festivities taking place this week on Miami Beach, Tracy and Alonzo Mourning welcomed guests to celebrate Art Basel in the name of Honey Shine, Inc. Renowned artist Anthony Liggins, owner of Gallery 88 (anthonyliggins.com), opened his Miami Beach location to the organization. Guests enjoyed exhibitions of Liggins’ paintings, and sculptures from acclaimed Uruguayan artist Javier Abdala. Attendees included Miami philanthropists, elected city officials, and Honey Shine partners and […]
If you’ve ever attended a Honey Shine Workshop or field trip, you know that Staff and Mentors lovingly grab the attention of our Honey Bugs by saying “Honey Bugs! Honey Bugs!” and the girls respond in unison with “Give Me Love!” This is the way we, at Honey Shine promote acknowledgement and respect. During the first half of the 2015-2016 program year, Honey Bugs and Mentors have enjoyed thought-provoking “Aspire […]
Miami, FL– Honey Shine is delighted to announce that Matthew Beatty, Director of Communications with the Miami Foundation has joined the organization’s Board of Directors. Matthew Beatty leads and manages the Foundation’s communications strategies and ensures all efforts are integrated and reflect the organization’s message. He also grows relationships throughout the community that increase the Foundation’s brand awareness. A native of Miami, Matthew attended The Cushman School, where he now serves on the board […]
On Friday, November 13, Nikki Beach Miami Beach, hosted Honey Shine, Inc. and supporters for a Sunset Party. This party with a purpose featured Silent Revolution DJs, live art by local artist Anthony Lumpkin, a Super Silent Auction, and thanks to our sponsors Nikki Beach, an open bar and passed hors d’oeuvres. Honey Shine Members and supporters brought their friends out for a good time and a good cause!
In addition to its South Florida programming, Honey Shine introduced the afterschool program in two elementary schools in Los Angeles, California. Through UTD, the Honey Shine Program was introduced to the United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA), in efforts to successfully promote the program initiatives to young girls in the LA market. Honey Shine’s principle values and programmatic objectives directly align with the UTLA initiative “The Schools LA Students Deserve,” and […]
Miami, FL— Since 2002, Honey Shine, Inc. has served the girls of the South Florida Community through the “Aspire to Shine” Workshop Series, Camp Honey Shine, and most recently, the Honey Shine Afterschool Program. In October 2014, Honey Shine partnered with the United Teachers of Dade (UTD) to launch the Honey Shine Afterschool Program pilot in four Miami Dade County Public Schools. On Thursday, September 10, 2015, the Program will […]
MIAMI – The Bank of America Charitable Foundation today announced more than $500,000 in grants to 44 nonprofits throughout South Florida that are focused on providing financial education and job skills for low- and-middle-income individuals and families as well as support for small businesses. By investing in workforce development and education grants throughout South Florida, Bank of America helps individuals and families build better money habits and find pathways out […]
WOMEN LIFTED THEIR HATS AND YOUNG GIRL’S HEARTS AT THE 6TH ANNUAL HATS OFF LUNCHEON PRESENTED BY ING FOUNDATION Tracy Wilson Mourning Hosts Popular Luncheon Benefiting Honey Shine Mentoring Program for Young Girls at Risk in South Florida MIAMI, FL (April 30, 2008) — South Florida’s most vulnerable and often forgotten – young girls at risk – had the chance to shine in the spotlight, and were joined by over […]
- 15th Anniversary Hats Off Luncheon: Time to Shine!
- 3rd ANNUAL ZO’S WINTER GROOVE- YOUTH SUMMIT & HEALTH AND WELLNESS DAY
- 2016 Patron Party- Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig
- HOWARD ALUMNA TRACY WILSON MOURNING HOSTED HER 1ST ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP RECEPTION AT TAKODA’S DURING 2016 HOMECOMING OCTOBER 20TH, 2016
- 15TH ANNUAL ANNIVERSARY OF HONEY SHINE, INC- HOSTED BY TRACY WILSON MOURNING AND THE PENROD FAMILY AT NIKKI BEACH