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President's volunteer Service Award

Team founders Yoandra, Michael and Giovanni Sanchez were recognized in 2010 with the for their work in helping children in need.

Millenium Dreamers Award

In year 2000, Walt Disney World, McDonald’s, and UNESCO chose 2000 exemplary children from around the globe, and the Miami Power Team was selected to receive this award for their work and legacy to humanity.

U.S.A. Capitol honors the Miami Power Team

April 16, 1997 – The Flag was flown over the Nation’s Capitol honoring the Miami Power Team Foundation, and our work to bring smiles to children.

We are happy and honored to have been recognized publicly by some of the foremost organizations in Florida, and in our country

The Miami Power Team Foundation was recognized nationally by having the flag of the United States of America flown in their honor in the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Recognized by the City of Miami Program for persons with disabilities

The Miami Herald, Diario las Americas

The Sun Sentinel, Community News Group

TV Channels 4,7,10,17,23, 34, 39, 41,51

Radio Disney, Radio Mambi, La Poderosa, Radio Fe, FM-92, 105.7, 106.7

Dade County Public Schools – Dade Partners

The Florida Senate

Florida House of Representatives

Latin American and Caribbean Center at FIU

Miami-Dade College

Miami-Dade Police Department

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

The National Association of School Principals

Pizza Hut

Walt Disney World



Police Athletic League (PAL)

PepsiCo, Inc.

Neva King Cooper Educational Center

C.A.V.A. (Cuban American Veterans Association)

City of Miami Police Department

Miami-Dade County Police Benevolent Association (PBA)

Florida Department of Health

Koning Restaurants International

State Attorney Office

Sweetwater Police Department

United Way

In 2016, the Miami Power Team Foundation was recognized to certify community hours for students from Miami Dade College, Florida International University (FIU), and University of Miami (UM).

We also count on the support with some of our most notable citizens

The three founding members Yoandra, Michael, and Giovanni received the President’s Call to Service Award, with a recognition letter from President Obama himself.

The team received the support of Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart, Ileana Ross Lethinen, Mario Diaz-Balart and Joe Garcia

The team has been blessed by Monsignor Agustin Roman

The ex-governor of the State of Florida, Lawton Chiles

Dade County Mayor, Alex Penelas

West Miami Mayor Rebeca Sosa

Martha Perez (MDCPS Board Member)

Annie Betancourt, State Representative for District 116

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Tomas Regalado, City of Miami Mayor