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Summer Camp Scholarships Awarded to 15 Students

Inspiring creativity among our youth while at the same time ingniting their passions for and thoughts about recreational boating activities and marine industry careers are the main objectives of the MICF Youth Creative Arts Contest. A program for middle school...

MICF Names 2016 Chairman’s Gala Honorees

Fort Lauderdale, FL – January 27, 2016– The Marine Industry Cares Foundation named its 2016 Class of Chairman’s Gala Honorees at the inaugural MICF Chairman’s Gala held recently at the Gallery of Amazing Things in Dania Beach. The event was billed as a ‘Monte Carlo...

Foundation Hosts Inaugural Marine Themed Summer Camp

July 20, 2015, Fort Lauderdale—The inaugural Marine Industry Cares Foundation 2015 Marine Immersion Summer Camp ended last Thursday, July 16th completing 2-weeks of immersion in the local recreational marine industry by 26 Stranahan High School students through field...

Annual Spin-A-Thon Raises $100,000

Fort Lauderdale, FL (April 28, 2015) – On April 25th, hundreds of South Florida’s maritime professionals, community supporters, and spinning aficionados headed to Esplanade Park in Fort Lauderdale for the Marine Industry Cares Foundation’s 7th Annual Spin-A-Thon. The...

2015 Fundraising Efforts for Two South Florida Charities

MICF Announces 2015 Fundraising Efforts for Two South Florida Charities Focus will be on Early Childhood Education & Dental Care for Disadvantaged Children Fort Lauderdale, FL – March 23, 2015–Marine Industry Cares Foundation (MICF), the charitable arm of South...

MICF Summer Camp Contest Winners

1st Annual Marine Industry Cares Foundation Summer Camp Contest Awards 27 Scholarships to Children Who Have Shown a Love for the Ocean Through the Arts Fort Lauderdale, FL, June 10, 2014 – Marine Industry Cares Foundation (MICF) challenged Broward County’s children,...

Annual Spin-A-Thon Raises Over $140, 000

Annual Spin-A-Thon Produced by Marine Industry Cares Foundation Raises Over $140, 000 for South Florida Children & Families In Need Significant Portion of Funds to support local children’s organizations Kids in Distress of Broward and Palm Beach Counties (KID) and...

2014 Spin-A-Thon Fundraising Goals

2014 Spin-A-Thon Fundraising Goals Include Support for Traditional Partners KID and CDTC, Plus Fundraising for Development of MICF Grants Program and for Plans for the Overall Expansion and Growth of the Organization Industry professionals who are interested in...

New year brings changes

New Year, Chairman, Website, Management Team and New Opportunities to Make a Difference at 6th Annual Spin-A-Thon and in the Community MICF is proud to announce the appointment of David Reed to the position of Board Chairman. Mr. Reed is a founding Board Member of...

5th Annual Spin-A-Thon Auction

The bidding for our 5th Annual Spin-A-Thon Auction closes May 21st, 2013 at 12:00 PM. Make sure to get in your bids for these fantastic prizes. You can bid online here. Take your chance at winning a 7 night Caribbean cruise or a cruise for two on a European itinerary....

5th Annual Spin-A-Thon Raises $150,000

Marine Industry Cares Foundation 5th Annual Spin-A-Thon Raises $150,000   Fort Lauderdale, FL – April 26, 2013 More than 600 participants along with more than 300 – 400 attendees throughout the day came out to support the Marine Industry Cares Foundation 5th Annual...

BB&T Sponsors Lead Bike at the Spin-A-Thon

Marine Industry Cares Foundation Announces BB&T as a Sponsor of the 5th Annual Spin-A-Thon  Fort Lauderdale, FL – March 25, 2013 – The Marine Industry Cares Foundation (MICF) is pleased to announce, BB&T, the official bank of Winterfest has partnered up to...

The Maritime Executive Highlights the Spin-A-Thon

Marine Industry Cares Foundation and Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation Announce Key Partnership for Local Fundraising Event Today, the Marine Industry Cares Foundation (MICF) is pleased to announce that Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) charitable...

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