Create opportunities to stimulate and revitalize social and economic development in underserved communities throughout Miami-Dade County serving minority groups, immigrants, women , teen-girls and the homeless.
To strengthen family unit(s) by providing better structure, guidance, advocacy and support to individuals and families.
Team Work, Determination, Compassion, Respect, and Integrity.
The Needing Opportunity to Win (N.O.W.) Project serves to provide youth in grades 9-12 with both personal and professional development services that will build self-esteem while improving their academic and job readiness skills. Services provided include resume building, interview skills, financial literacy, college readiness, career planning and support groups. The goal is to empower youth with knowledge and confidence to be successful after high school. We offer this program at North Gardens High School, and North Miami Beach Senior High School.
Provides health and wellness screenings to teach K-12 students and their families to practice healthy habits such as eating healthy foods, exercising daily, preventing sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies by engaging and educating them to ensure a positive and lasting change. The program will effectively communicate the need for regular routine medical check ups while also facilitating the process to access such services.
Project H.O.P.E. (Healing, Opportunity, Peace and Empowerment) provides social services to women and young girls ages 16-24 who have been subjected to homelessness, running away, sexual assault or human trafficking. The services provided include individual and group counseling, housing referrals and case management to provide these young women with support to become self-sufficient.
The Afterschool and Summer Programs provide academic support to students for which English is their second language. Afterschool programs are held at Arch Creek Elementary School and the North Miami Public Library. The programs offer assistance with homework and projects. The goal is to enhance the children’s social and academic skills while providing them with the tools they need to make positive contributions to society. The summer program serves to continue supporting students academically by providing educational and fun activities throughout the summer.
Provides mental health and case management to Miami-Dade County students grades K-12 who have challenges at school such as truancy and behavioral issues, depression, anxiety, loneliness or may have family issues. These students receive individual, group and family counseling to overcome challenges and ultimately perform better in school and at home.