Pelé Little Prince Research Institute, founded in 2005, concentrates its efforts on the investigation of complex childhood diseases that are prevalent in Brazil and have limited diagnostic and treatment options. Its mission is to raise the percentage cure of such diseases. As a result, Little Prince has become one of the leaders in pediatric research in Latin America.
The Icla da Silva Foundation is the largest recruitment center for the Be The Match Registry in the United States. It recruits over 38,000 new potential bone marrow donors every year, with a strong focus on minority communities. With offices across the United States and Puerto Rico, the Foundation is continuously expanding its efforts in providing assistance and hope to thousands of families in the US and all over the world.
Citymeals on Wheels is a public/private partnership with the New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA). Through this partnership, 100% of all public gifts to Citymeals are used for the preparation and delivery of meals for homebound elderly New Yorkers. Citymeals has delivered over 60 million nutritious meals since 1981 with its well-established network of volunteers.
2019 Contributions include:
– Annual Sunday Supper