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NBA Legend Alonzo Mourning and the Mourning Family Foundation have Partnered with Broward Schools, Mentoring Tomorrow’s Leaders Program to host 2020 Zo’s Youth Summit Groove

Capital One and Pepsi Co have partnered with retired Miami Heat great Alonzo Mourning and the Mourning Family Foundation  to host the 2020 Zo’s Youth Summit Groove in Fort Lauderdale, FL,  on Friday, January 17, 2020 at Atlantic Technical College – Arthur Ashe campus located at 1701 NW 23rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL. […]

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Oprah Winfrey 2020 Vision visits South Florida

        We have not only entered a New Year, we have entered a New Decade. On the 1st Saturday of the new year and decade, over 15,000 people filled the BB&T Center for an interactive day of learning and introspection with Oprah Winfrey and several special guests. According to Winfrey, the greatest gift we can give ourselves is to live a healthier, stronger, and more vibrant life. This is the time of transformation. […]

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Freedom’s Eve

On December 31, most African American churches have a watch night service. Watch Night, also called Freedom’s Eve, Christian religious service held on New Year’s Eve and associated, in many African American churches, with a celebration and remembrance of the Emancipation Proclamation (enacted January 1, 1863), which freed slaves in the Confederate states during the American Civil War. […]

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‘Readman’ Superhero an’ the for literacy encourages children in South Florida to read in the new decade

For the new decade, two South Florida educators, Dr. Edward Robinson and wife Constance, have created a modern day superhero for literacy named, “Readman,” for children grades K-4 in hopes to get them excited about picking up a book and just read! The fictional superhero officially launched on Nov. 19, 2019 at the Historic Hampton House. […]

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SuperFest Miami LIVE Presented By The City Of Miami Gardens Will Serve As The Largest Event Surrounding Super Bowl LIV

SuperFest Miami LIVE together with the City of Miami Gardens will be the hub of fan energy and excitement leading up to The Big Game. Taking place in the backyard of the Hardrock Stadium, where Super Bowl LIV will be held – SuperFest Miami LIVE will be the ultimate experience featuring family-friendly activities for fans of all ages. It will offer a fun – and free – way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the extravaganza that is the sporting world’s biggest annual event along with some of the most premier VIP experiences with today’s biggest celebrities and athletes. The schedule of events will take place January 24- February 3, 2020. Tickets officially go on sale today, visit www.SuperFestMiami.com […]

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(CSC) announces the release of the Healthy Transitions 2020 RFP

he CSC and The Jim Moran Foundation are expecting to budget approximately $3.8 million in FY 20/21 for the Healthy Youth Transitions 2020 Request for Proposals (RFP).  The intent of this RFP is to expand the availability of Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Model®-focused independent living programs addressing the developmental and transitioning needs of dependent, delinquent, crossover, LGBTQ, and disconnected youth with a special focus on youth in foster care and/or non-traditional living arrangements. […]