Taking care of our community

Community first

For us, giving back is core to our culture. We’re guided by our unwavering commitment to support the members of our community and strive to have a positive impact where we live and work. 

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The power of together

Never underestimate the power of community. By supporting one another, we keep our community thriving. Shops at Merrick Park, together with its tenants, contractors, and vendors, employ nearly 2,100 people from our community. The center also provides support to our schools, local municipalities, county, and state through combined payroll, sales, utility and real estate tax contributions annually of nearly $44.7M.

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Local love

We’re more than a shopping center to our locals, we are the heartbeat of our hometown. Our local neighborhoods have been, and will continue to be, our focus. Here's what we’re doing to help our community.

  • Partnering with Yard House to donate meals to Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Gables Pediatrics and healthcare workers in the community
  • Hosting local Farmer's Market with Florida Fresh Market
  • Supporting dog-friendly businesses including Portraits of Poochies, Miami Pet Concierge, and Mila's Barkery
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Community programs

We want a better shared future for our community and believe one of our most important responsibilities is supporting the people we serve. We’re proud to offer a mall walking program and dog-friendly amenities while working together with the following partners to benefit our local community:

  • Feeding America
  • Nicklaus Children's Hospital
  • Coral Gables Police Department
  • Humane Society of Greater Miami
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In this together

We are here to help nonprofit organizations make a difference in our communities. Parking lot or other space for donations, medical care, social outreach, and more – let us know how we can be of help.

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