Purple Pride Baseball, Inc., is the booster club that supports the baseball team at Southwest Miami High School. Our goal is to raise money for the operation and improvement of the baseball team and baseball facilities. The officers of the club are all alumni of Southwest, representing three different decades of Purple Pride!
President: Mike Rosenthal (class of '75) email Mike
Director: Enrique Tamayo (class of '89)
Director: Luis Colmenarez (class of '97)
Parents are not officers of the club to provide continuity in leadership from year-to-year but parents and guardians are encouraged to become actively involved, as are any other interested members of the community. All members are welcome to inspect the club's finances at any time. Tax-deductible donations in support of the team can be made either by clicking the DONATE button at right or mailing a check to the address below. Checks must be made payable to Purple Pride Baseball, Inc. We prefer checks so that we get your entire donation. Use of a credit card with PayPal takes a 3.2% cut of our online donations.

Purple Pride Baseball, Inc.
c/o Mike Rosenthal
8415 SW 107th Ave. #244W
Miami, FL 33173


Purple Pride Baseball is selling 5-foot by 8-foot advertising banners for the outfield fence at Andre Dawson field. The cost of a sign, in the landscape orientation, is $400 for 12 months. After the first year, advertisers can keep their sign displayed for $300 each year. This small investment to support our baseball program will offer you an excellent advertising opportunity. For more information, see the links at right. Thanks to these advertisers: Flanigan's, Da Burger Shack, Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza, Gray Dolphin Pools, Publix, Frankie's Pizza, Castellanos Muffler & Tire, Lucho's restaurant and El Capitan Marine & Fishing center.


One of our fundraisers for the current school year is the sale of ads in our 2017 Baseball Yearbook. This publication, similar to a game program at a college, contains rosters, schedules, school records, player profiles, photos and a review of the 2016 season. Prices vary according to the size of your ad. A color ad on the back cover is $300. Other ads are black-and-white. The inside front cover and inside back cover are $250 each. Full page ads are $200, half pages are $125, quarter pages are $75, business card-sized ads are $50 and one-line ads (for example: “Good Luck Carlos from your family!” are only $25. For more information, see the links at right. Thanks to our yearbook advertisers: Garcia Labor Law, Arbetter's Hot Dogs and Fit Kids.

Purple Pride Baseball, Inc., is a non-profit corporation and has 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, meaning your donations are tax-deductible. Here is our W-9 form. Our Certificate of Exemption from state sales tax is here. Articles of Incorporation are filed with the Florida Secretary of State. Purple Pride Baseball, Inc. has a policy prohibiting any harassment or discrimination of any kind.



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