Cutie, Boteach, Strader at Art Basel Aventura for a Cause Tonight

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Alberto Cutié
Father Alberto Cutie will lead a group of local luminaries -- including Rabbie Shmuley Boteach (former Michael Jackson spiritual adviser) and CBS4 Morning Anchor Jawan Strader tonight at a fundraiser for a local nonprofit: Ax Sex Abusers Now.

The group, which doesn't advocate violence, sponsors a team of first responders to speak with victims. It will hold the event -- called Art Basel Aventura for a Cause -- at 6:30 p.m. at Gallery Art, 20633 Biscayne Boulevard.

Cutie has long been a champion of such causes. He recently wrote "Dilemma, a Priest's Struggle with Faith and Love." He is also pastor of Church of the Resurrection in Biscayne Park and a board member of Ax Sex Abusers Now.

There will be a raffle, hors d'oeuvres and more. It is associated with Art Basel Miami Beach, which starts later this week. "Sex abuse is a national problem that needs to be addressed," says Kim Goedde, also a member of the group's board.

The event is a kick-off for Gallery Art, which will have a booth at the convention center for Art Basel Miami Beach. "We are going to have a lot of artwork there," says Lexy Ramirez, a manager at Gallery Art.

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Gallery Art

20633 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura, FL

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Father Albert deserves more credit for what he has done, and continues doing for the community.I know of a lot of people that don't go to his church, but keep on calling for him to providesupport in times of need for their families.They come from all groups in this city.Father Albert never forgot all of us !!!!!!!We are proud of you !!!!!!!!!!!!

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