Carnival Foundation
The Carnival Foundation's mission is to provide financial and in-kind support to non-profit organizations dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in our homeport communities.

Carnival's philanthropic efforts primarily focus in four areas, particularly those organizations that benefit youth. Those areas include:

  • Arts/Culture
  • Community Affairs(human/social needs and children/social welfare)
  • Education
  • Health/Human Services

Some of the many organizations and agencies that Carnival supports are listed below:


  • Aquarium of the Pacific
  • Florida Grand Opera
  • Long Beach Symphony Orchestra
  • Miami Art Museum
  • Miami Children's Museum
  • Miami City Ballet
  • Miami Science Museum
  • Museum of Discovery & Science
  • National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts
  • New World Symphony
  • Public Art Fund

Community Affairs(human/social needs and children/social welfare)

  • Alonzo Mourning Charities/Overtown Youth Center
  • American Red Cross
  • Best Buddies International
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Camillus House
  • Children's Home Society of Florida
  • Community Partnership for Homeless, Inc.
  • Broward Partnership for the Homeless
  • Kids in Distress
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • The Painted Turtle Gang Camp Foundation
  • Special Olympics
  • United Way of America
  • YMCA


  • Academy of Hospitality & Tourism
  • America Scores
  • Breakthrough Miami
  • Coast Guard Foundation
  • Council for Educational Change
  • F.I.U. School of Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Florida Literacy Coalition
  • Florida Prepaid College Foundation
  • Junior Achievement
  • Miami HEAT Charitable Fund/HEAT Academy
  • St. Thomas University
  • Teach for America
  • Zoological Society of Florida


  • American Cancer Society
  • Cancer Support Community Greater Miami
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Diabetes Research Institute
  • Jackson Memorial Foundation
  • Liga Contra El Cancer/ The League Against Cancer
  • March of Dimes
  • Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • The Smile Train
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure