2013 Frost Legacy Award
The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami will present David R. Weaver and Dorothy Collins Weaver with its Frost Legacy Award during this year’s Winter Wonderful celebration. The award will acknowledge their inspired and dedicated service to our great music school, the university, and their noble support of the arts throughout our community. David R. Weaver is a senior trustee of the University of Miami Board of Trustees and is the Frost School of Music Momentum2 campaign chair. Dorothy Collins Weaver is chairman, CEO, and co-founder of Collins Capital Investments LLC, a hedge fund. She is a former chair of the Miami Federal Reserve and an active philanthropist and community leader.
2014 Legacy Award
The University of Miami Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music will presents Swanee DiMare and Paul J. DiMare with the 2014 Frost Legacy Award at its Winter Wonderful holiday gala, in recognition of their inspirational philanthropy to the performing arts and dedicated service to the University. Paul J. DiMare is a member of the University of Miami Board of Trustees. Paul and Swanee are vice chairs of the University’s Momentum2 Campaign, and Paul is also Campaign Chair for Intercollegiate Athletics. The couple’s generous support for UM includes gifts to Athletics, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, the School of Education and Human Development, the Miller School of Medicine, and the Frost School of Music. The Association of Fundraising Professionals recognized Swanee and Paul DiMare in 2007 with its Outstanding Philanthropists Award for their community wide and far-reaching philanthropy.