Gloria Burns

A graduate of the University of Florida with a major in Spanish, Burns has an extensive background in advertising, marketing and reciprocal trade, travel as well as non profit consulting and management. Burns' volunteer activities led her to become a columnist writing Gloria’s Gab, a column that focuses on the non-profit activity. Burns was Executive Director of the Jr. Orange Bowl Committee for 6 years and then served as the first Executive Director of Coral Gables Community Foundation for 14 years after which she helped the emerging Community Foundation of Pinecrest. Active in many non profits, she received the 2011 Florida Federation of Women’s Club Volunteer of the Year for the District 11 and the Rotarian of the Year Award. Among her list of current responsibilities, Burns co-chairs two annual student recognition breakfasts for the Coral Gables Friends of Education, co chairs the Doral Business Council Forum and is a DBC Ambassador, is Parliamentarian and serves on the board of the GFWC Coral Gables Woman’s Club and is on the board of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables and sings in the choir of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. She can be reached at gloria@communitynewspapers.com

MCS Athletes Continue Successful Seasons

MCS Athletes Continue Successful Seasons

Miami Christian School recently competed in the Coral Park Invitational, the only independent private school of the eight teams invited to play. Continuing their successful Volleyball Season, the ladies were awarded a trophy for their fourth place finish. With Fall every year comes the Annual Autumn Book Fair at the …

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September events kick off busy Fall calendar of events

September events kick off busy Fall calendar of events

On September 15th, the Doral Business Council’s International Committee kicked off its International Wine Series attracting business owners and professionals who enjoyed tapas, Spanish wines and Sangria at La Taberna de San Roman located at 7800 NW 25 Street, Doral, FL. Guests made meaningful connections while discussing global business issues …

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Rotarians make huge impact locally and globally

Rotarians make huge impact locally and globally

With a motto of Service Above Self, Rotarians are celebrating the approaching goal of eradicating polio worldwide with only two countries remaining. South Florida clubs have played an active part in supporting the cause as they also serve the community with numerous outreach programs and meetings that are informative and …

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