Carnival Center for Excellence

Since 2016, the Carnival Center for Excellence has served as the headquarters for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami (BBBSM). With four floors, the Carnival Center is home to Group Engagement & Mentoring activities, administrative offices, program operations, and resident partners. Click below for photos and descriptions of the spaces on each floor.


  • Carnival Center Welcome Lobby
  • Five Millers Family Foundation Café
  • Discovery Auditorium
  • Bonnie Crabtree Dreamaker Wall of Honor
  • Ethel & George Kennedy Family Foundation Family Resource Center
  • Bank of America Career Resource Center
  • Knight Foundation YouMedia Lab
  • Miami Heat Charitable Fund Big Fitness Center

Level 2 Executive Floor

  • Edie Laquer Foundation Elevator Lobby
  • Welcome and Reception Area
  • Gorson Family Executive Wing
  • Philanthropy Division
  • Executive Wing North
  • Human Resources and Building Operations Suite

Level 3

  • Saslaw Family Foundation Elevator Lobby
  • Trish and Dan Bell Match and Enrollment Center
  • Big and Little Interview Suites (3)
  • Mentorship Coaching Center
  • Elias Family Match Support Center
  • Digital Learning Center
  • CareerSource South Florida
  • Academic Enrichment Center
  • Imagination and Arts Suite
  • IT and Computer Support Suite

Level 4

  • DJ Irie Foundation Rhythms Center
  • Video Production Room
  • Recording Studio
  • Photo Studio
  • Hope for Miami
  • Up2Us Sports
  • Urban League of Palm Beach County

For information on renting space for a meeting, program, or event, contact our Operations Department.