Tackling Transportation at the Beaches

Getting around is a major challenge for Beaches individuals and families without reliable transportation. It affects their ability to get to and keep a job, take classes, shop for groceries, and access health and other social services. Early on, the Beaches Community Fund resolved to […]

Grantee Spotlight: Feeding Northeast Florida

Feeding Northeast Florida (FNEF) is our region’s largest hunger relief organization/food bank and regularly helps nearly 300,000 children, families, seniors and veterans that struggle with hunger. After Hurricane Matthew, dire food needs quickly escalated because of power outages, school closings and storm damage, but many […]

Making A Difference at PAL

Every afternoon, scores of local children in grades K-8 attend an afterschool program known as JaxPAL, run by the Police Athletic League in four locations near many of our poorest and highest crime neighborhoods.   These students receive academic support, enrichment activities, and a safe structured […]