We are now less than a month away from celebrating one of the most anticipated events of the summer, the Fundación MIR Family Weekend, which will take place throughout the Casa de Campo resort August 12th and 13th.
The Fundación MIR Family Weekend is a fundraising event that includes tennis and golf tournaments, as well as an awards dinner and after-party. The profits go to the foundation to provide education and other basic necessities to children and families in need here in La Romana.
The weekend will consist of a Welcome Party at Genesis Nightclub on Friday, August 12th, and a Tennis clinic for children the following morning along with the Tennis Tournament in Terraza Tennis Club. The Golf Tournament will take place in La Romana Country Club also on Saturday August 13th. That evening, during the dinner and dance party at Minitas, which will have live music by la Orquesta Dekadas, the awards ceremony will congratulate all the winners throughout the family weekend. The dress code for this dinner party is “Tropical Chic,” and will come to a close with DJ Gringo from Miami who has always supported Fundación MIR. He will surely have us dancing the night away!
See below the schedule of events with prices and additional information. If you already know you’re unable to attend but would still like to support Fundación MIR, see how you can help by donating!
MIR Family Weekend 2016 SAVE THE DATE!
When: Friday, August 12 – Saturday, August 13, 2016
Where: Casa de Campo Resort, La Romana
What: Parties and tournaments, as well as a prize-giving ceremony held during the Dinner-Gala to benefit Fundación MIR in educating the children of La Romana.
(561)-366-5095 (USA); [email protected]
Friday, August 12:
Welcome party at Genesis Nightclub
Saturday, August 13:
9:00am: Adult Tennis Tournament at La Terraza Tennis Center
Cost: $225 Includes Awards dinner and after party
10:00am: Tennis Clinics for children
Under 14 years at La Romana Country Club
Cost: $75 Includes Awards dinner
1:00pm: Golf Tournament, La Romana Country Club
Cost: $250 Includes Awards dinner and after party, PLUS one courtesy green fee for Dye Fore (valid from August 16th – August 30)
8:00pm: Dinner and Awards Ceremony at Minitas Beach with live music by Orquesta Dekadas followed by an afterparty with DJ Gringo from Miami
Attire: Tropical Chic
Cost: $150 Dinner, $50 After Party
The Fundación MIR is a non-profit organization which works to provide education to the children of the greater La Romana area, who are most in need. They run 3 schools; the MIR Esperanza (boys vocational school), the Escuela Técnica Vocacional Fundación MIR (girls vocational school) and the Primaria MIR (infants school).
For more information on the Fundación MIR and to make a donation, visit their website: www.mirinternational.org
To make a donation contact the MIR office in Casa de Campo (809-523-8270) or in West Palm Beach (561-366-5095). Donations are tax deductible for US Citizens!