Stories written by Patricia Rojas

Local businesswoman launches first book about ‘having it all’

Seasoned sales and marketing professional Liliana Páez is a prime example of a working mother who has successfully balanced her career and motherhood. The local mom entrepreneur is on a mission to teach other women how to find balance in their lives and establish their own business, and thereby “have it all.” Páez recently launched […]

Red Cross Tiffany Circle honors military women

Red Cross Tiffany Circle honors military women

Members of the American Red Cross Tiffany Circle of the South Florida Region honored local military “women warriors” by presenting them with custom designed challenge coins during a luncheon at the Coral Reef Yacht Club. The Tiffany Circle is a society of women leaders and philanthropists who, by investing $10,000 annually in their local American […]

American Red Cross honors 12 women with Spectrum Awards

American Red Cross honors 12 women with Spectrum Awards

The American Red Cross honored 12 outstanding ladies with the Sarah Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards for Women during a Mar. 5 luncheon at the Hotel InterContinental in downtown Miami. The honorees serve as exceptional examples of the humanitarian principles of the American Red Cross: Humanity, Impartiality, Independence, Unity, Neutrality, and Voluntary Service. “Spectrum” refers to […]

‘Holiday Mail for Heroes’ available through Dec. 7

While military deployments and hospital stays may keep many of our nation’s heroes away from their families this holiday season, the American Red Cross is collecting and distributing cards that send words of encouragement, gratitude and cheer. Now through Dec. 7, Americans can give something that means something by sending a card of thanks and […]

American Red Cross announces recipients of Spectrum awards

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The American Red Cross recently introduced 11 outstanding women leaders who will be receiving the Sara Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards for Women during a luncheon on Mar. 5, 2013 at the InterContinental Miami Hotel. The honorees serve as exceptional examples of the humanitarian principles of the American Red Cross: Humanity, Impartiality, Independence, Unity, Neutrality, Universality […]

American Red Cross is seeking Spectrum Awards nominations

The American Red Cross South Florida Region is accepting nominations for the 20th anniversary Sara Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards for Women. The Spectrum Awards for Women annually recognizes women whose efforts have made significant contributions to the community in the following categories: Cultural, Education, Entrepreneurial, Healthcare, Hospitality, Philanthropy, Red Cross Service, South Florida Ambassador, Volunteerism […]