He bought a pint of whiskey for an old man. That led to a lifetime of granting wishes.

The following story printed in the Miami Herald special section Giving. It highlights Golden Wishes, a program led by Dr. Rudy Moise and United Way to grant older adults with bucket list wishes. To learn more, please email goldenwishes@unitedwaymiami.org.

Miami Herald | Oct 27, 2016 by Christina Mayo – Miami Herald


On Nov. 26, Patricia will be going on a cruise of a lifetime with her friends. This almost didn’t happen. After making all but one payment for the cruise, Patricia’s daughter lost her job. Patricia covered her daughter’s basic bills, which put that last payment for the cruise out of reach. United Way volunteer Cherie Weinstein, a former executive at Carnival, coordinated directly with the company. Through Golden Wishes, Patricia’s cruise of a lifetime will become a reality.

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