Making Moves Universal, with the support of YWCA and MAIACA, is bringing together South Florida locals for an evening of movement-based healing to the sounds of international music. Dr. Mehta, as a professional choreographer and oncologist, designed this community program to emphasize how movement can enhance healing and empower diverse individuals dealing with any chronic illness or stressor. “We may not dance, but we all make moves.” Join us to connect with one another, celebrate our shared humanity and conquer pain. Musical sounds in Spanish, Portuguese, Hindi and English will be played so come ready to make moves!
United Way of Miami-Dade is hosting a movie night showing For Once in My Life, a film about the Spirit of Goodwill Band which is made up of musicians with a wide range of mental and physical disabilities. Get inspired and learn how this unique group turned their disabilities into a driving force to overcome obstacles by getting inside look into their day-to-day lives, concert footage and behind the scenes. The film producer and some of the movie starts will be in attendance. Popcorn and soda will be served. In the spirit of coming together, movie goers are encouraged to bring a dish representative of their culture to share with guests. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Arc Broward & Deliver the Dream are bringing together the Fort Lauderdale community for a morning of new insights dedicated to changing perspectives of how people with disabilities and other life challenges are viewed and included in our community.