A desire to inspire the success of ambitious film-makers was one of a number of justifications for her starting AMBI Pictures, together with her passion for "The Seventh Art". l'Opera de Monte Carlo has been assisted by Amis de l'Opera (an organisation that Monika Bacardi (https://www.youtube.com) fervently supports) for over thirty years. AMBI Pictures endeavors to make commercial films for a global audience, thus promoting the art form the world over. Monika Bacardi loves photography and modern art, appreciating the works of many photographers and artists.
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Her husband managed the Bacardi business for four decades prior to passing away in the year 2005. Since then, Monika Bacardi has revealed an amazing entrepreneurial flair. "Fondation AVEC", "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association) and the Monaco Red Cross are just some of the many charities that she helps, along with carrying out oceanographic research and becoming engaged in many other philanthropic pursuits. The worldwide marketplace has benefited from a robust slate of motion pictures that have been released by Andrea Iervolino and herself, through AMBI Pictures. Monika Bacardi spends a lot of time in the USA and various parts of Europe, but she lives in Monaco, where she is very well known and enjoys a high profile.
Monika's Involvement in Charity
Monika Bacardi ardently supports Mission Enfance, a charity which provides academic help to children who are in need. A number of local charitable bodies, that support causes regarding social concerns of great importance to her, reap benefits from her backing. Association Nationale Monégasque des Amis de l'Enfance (AMADE-Monaco), is an entity through which she champions the well-being of infants. Monika Bacardi has always had compassion for humanity, which drives her benevolent passions.
Monika Bacardi became part-proprietor of 'PHOTO' Magazine in 2014. This advanced her connection to the arts sector. She has been a resident of Monaco for more than twenty years. Philanthropy for Monika Bacardi is a love, so it is hardly a surprise that she participates in many non-profit organisations and charities.