Dolphins and Marlins Players and Miami HEAT Dancers, Slip-N- Slide Records and Community Leaders Joined Carey in ShoppingWith Children From Local Charities-
Former Miami Dolphins Offensive Linemen Vernon Carey treated 25 deserving children to a mall shopping spree at Westfield Broward Mall on December 21st. Joining the children in shopping were current and former athletes from local teams including the Miami Dolphins and Miami Marlins, Miami HEAT Dancers, Hooters Calendar Girls, Slip-N Slide Records and Vice Mayor Robert Mckenzie The children were from organizations in Broward and Miami Dade County including HANDY, Children’s Diagnostic Treatment Center, His House Children’s Home and The Heart Gallery of Broward.
The Vernon Carey Foundation creates programs and provides support to encourage the improvement of our youth. These programs are designed to enhance educational and recreational development and economic opportunities within the community. The Vernon Carey Foundation is sponsoring the 2nd Annual Shopping Spree. Children will each receive $325 in Gift Cards from the Vernon Carey Foundation to spend at the stores at the Westfield Broward Mall. Sears is donating a $50 gift card per child to their store and Westfield Mall donated $25. Buffalo Wild Wings provided the food for the children.