Lighthouse was recognized at the 2015 Florida Blue
Foundation Sapphire Awards luncheon as an organization that
has demonstrated excellence and innovation in community
Miami Lighthouse ranks among the elite 1% of U.S. nonprofits having earned 13 consecutive 4-star ratings from
Charity Navigator, the nation's premier independent nonprofit evaluator. Receiving such a distinction reflects our
sound fiscal management, responsible use of donor dollars, and financial strength.
Lighthouse has earned the Gold participation level through
the GuideStar Exchange which is a testament to Miami
Lighthouse's commitment to data transparency.
Early Intervention Blind Babies Program Named the
Children's Trust 2016 Program of the Year. This most prestigious award recognizes this Early
Intervention Program, in particular, for including parents as teachers.
Lighthouse received the prestigious 2015 Beacon Award in
Education at the 13th Annual Beacon Council Awards.
Lighthouse received a Silver medal at the 2016 Miami Today
Gold Medal Awards Ceremony.
Miami Lighthouse is a two-time Charity Partner (2013
and 2014) of the Marlins Foundation and a 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Legacy
Partner. Our Florida Heiken Children's Vision Program has received over $300,000 in charitable
donations through these partnerships.
Miami Lighthouse named "Best of Miami"
Charity 2017 by the New Times.
Lighthouse received United Homecare’s 2012 Thelma Gibson
Community Service Award at the 18th Annual Claude Pepper
Memorial Awards Ceremony.
Lighthouse received the prestigious South Florida Business
Journal 2011 Excellence in Health Care Award in the
Community Outreach category.
Lighthouse honored by being named the recipient of the Coral
Gables Chamber of Commerce 2010 Non-Profit Business Diamond
Lighthouse received the prestigious 2008 Concern Award from
Health Foundation of South Florida.