1450 Brickell takes pause for a good cause

1450BrickellAve.previewThe hustle and bustle of Miami’s Brickell Financial District is taking pause for a good cause, as tenants of 1450 Brickell office tower team up to host a weeklong series of events in support of the United Way’s early literacy campaign.

Looking for an appreciative home for all those unused children’s books? Interested in learning the secrets of success behind some of Miami’s top businesswomen? Got a sweet tooth? You’re in luck.

If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these, then be sure to stop by 1450 Brickell between Oct. 3rd and 7th to show your support for the United Way at the following events. See you there!

Monday – Friday
Scholastic Book Fair
Hosted in the Lobby @ 1450 Brickell
Buy your children’s favorite books and help foster a life-long love of reading
Click here to for book list

Monday – Friday

Children’s Book Drive
Hosted by: Rilea
Located in the Lobby @ 1450 Brickell & various Tenant Spaces
Drop off your gently used children’s books in the United Way bins

Monday, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Reading & Red Wine Reception
Hosted by: City National Bank
Wine, hors d’oeuvres and a chance to win a prize!
Cost: A new or gently used book or a small donation.
Click here for more details

Tuesday, 12:00 PM – 1:30pm

In Her Shoes – Women’s networking lunch
Hosted by: JP Morgan, located at Bilzin Sumberg on the 23rd Floor
Join us for IN HER SHOES: a lively panel of successful women who will discuss how they positioned themselves for leadership, success and balancing it all!
Panelists include:

Suzanne Amaducci-Adams, partner, Bilzin Sumberg

Mara Suarez, Personal and Business Banking Executive, EVP, City National Bank
Tere Blanca, president and CEO, Blanca Commercial Real Estate, Inc.
Tiffany Kosch, Managing Director, H.I.G. Bayside Capital
Victoria Rixon, Market Manager, J.P. Morgan Private Wealth Management

Admission: $25 by cash or check or 2 United Way Literacy books from the recommended list. Due to limited seating, RSVP is required by September 27th. Please RSVP by clicking here.

Wednesday, 10:00 AM – 5:00PM

Bake Sale
Hosted in the Lobby @ 1450 Brickell
Treat your taste buds to a yummy array of baked goods!