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South Florida Black History Celebration
Check back soon for more information on our 2021 South Florida Black History Celebration.

On August 16th, the Miami Marlins celebrated Black History in South Florida as part of Major league Baseball’s recognition of the Negro Leagues’ 100th Anniversary.

Programming featured important conversations with prominent figures within the South Florida Black community and a Marlins and Negro Leagues focused Trivia Challenge with representatives from several minority owned businesses.

Speakers:

  • Bob Kendrick: President, Negro League Baseball Museum
  • Mike Shaw: Vice President Head of Experience and Innovation, Miami Marlins
  • Germaine Smith-Baugh: President & CEO, Urban League of Broward County
  • Ernest T. Jones: Athletic Director, Florida Memorial University
Promote The Vote

The Marlins Promote The Vote Auction benefitted the Miami Marlins Foundation's Election Day Voting Initiative with Feed The Polls, which provided 2,000 meals at select polling locations in Liberty City and Little Havana on Election Day 2020.