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Ileana C
8th Street
(Little Havana)
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the project

We're installing unique, one-of-a-kind sitting and planters installations built and painted by local artists.

the steps

  1. Pinpoint the focus points.
  2. Design the pieces.
  3. Create a budget.
  4. Fundraise to increase the revenue.
  5. Have the city approve the focus points, installations, and their securing method.
  6. Choose the artists.
  7. Build the pieces.
  8. Install them on the focus areas.
  9. Have the artists paint them on-site.
  10. Have a community event to inaugurate the project.

why we're doing it

I am doing this project to enhance and bring attention to the Little Havana artistic/historic district. The project was conceived for the purpose of creating visible boundaries for this area, as well as add much needed plants and trees.




Supervision, Design, and Contributing Artists $7,900
Materials and supplies $3,000
SUBTOTAL = $10,900
Amount awarded by the Miami Foundation (to be used as a match) $5,000
Subtotal left to raise $5,900
ioby Platform Fee waived
ioby Fiscal Sponsorship Fee (5% of subtotal to raise) $545
3rd Party Credit Card Processing Fee (3% of subtotal left to raise) $327
TOTAL TO DISPLAY (includes match) = $11,772

RAISED = $5040.00
ioby Platform Fee (paid by the Miami Foundation) $35
ioby Fiscal Sponsorship Fee for Miami Foundation grant, paid by the Miami Foundation $545
ioby Fiscal Sponsorship Fee (5% of ioby donations) $1.90
3rd Party Credit Card Processing Fee (3% of donations on ioby) $1.17

Revised Budget, 10/21/2014


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This is where photos will go once we build flickr integration


  • The Miami Foundation
  • Elena I.