Pepe Fanjul was all smiles as he supported his wife’s annual fundraiser, “A Night of Great Expectations.”
The fundraiser supports two charter schools that were founded by Emilia Fanjul. Everglades Preparatory Academy is a charter high school in Pahokee, Florida, and Glades Academy is a charter elementary-middle school, also in Pahokee. Emilia Fanjul serves as chairwoman of the board of directors of both schools and has a passion for helping the children in western Palm Beach County. Mrs. Fanjul told the Wall Street Journal of the schools’ focus on the children, “we mentor them, we nurture them and we educate them.” Read more here.