Giving to the University of Miami

Citizens Board - Select Projects Fund

The Citizens Board Select Projects Fund consists of funds contributed through annual dues and other direct contributions by Citizens Board members for allocation in the name of the Citizens Board to University-related, programs and projects. The Select Projects Fund does not include funds contributed by members of the Citizens Board that are designated for a specific University program or project.


Members for 2016-2017 are:


Rodney H. Bell, Esq.

Michael R. Brodie     

Michael A. Cabanas

Idalberto De Armas

Sherry Firestone

Angel V. Gallinal (Chair)

Raymond J. Kayal, Jr.

Francisco J. Leon

Randolph A. McKean

Thomas E. Pfeiffer

Audrey H. Ross, Ph.D.

Raymond J. Zomerfeld

All grant applications must be submitted electronically to Vanessa Castro, Interim Director of the Citizens Board, by 5 p.m. on September 30th to be considered this funding cycle. 

Any and all questions should be directed to Vanessa Castro to or (305) 284-9264.


Download Documents:

Citizens Board Select Projects Fund Guidelines
Grant Application