The Bezos Family Foundation is a private, independent foundation established by Jackie and Mike Bezos, who along with their children and spouses, serve as directors. The Bezos Family Foundation supports rigorous, inspired learning environments for young people, from birth through high school, to put their education into action.
Miami Dade College
Miami Dade College is the largest and most diverse college in the nation. With seven campuses, two centers, and more than 165,000 students from across the world, the College offers over 300 programs of study and several degree options, including vocational, associate, and baccalaureate degrees. MDC features numerous Continuing Education classes, online credit classes through the Virtual College, the New World School of the Arts, the School for Advanced Studies, The Honors College and Dual Enrollment.
School for Advanced Studies
School for Advanced Studies (SAS) is a nationally recognized collegiate high school of excellence, a combined effort of Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) and Miami-Dade College (MDC) . Students attending SAS complete their last two years of high school while attending MDC. SAS takes pride in its family-like environment, small school setting, and focus on a quality education.
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
For nearly 40 years, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) has forged a critical pathway to Developing the Next Generation of Latino Leaders®, creating a transformative and lasting Impact on Latino youth and our nation. The CHCI experience places Latino youth on a new trajectory by inspiring high school and college completion, and then providing programs to explore public policy and leadership in our nation’s capital.
Hispanic heritage foundation
Established by the White House in 1987, the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) is an award-winning nonprofit that identifies, inspires, prepares and positions Latino leaders in the classroom, community and workforce to meet America’s priorities. HHF is a 501(c)3 focused on assisting “a Latino to help hundreds more” through a unique cycle of leadership built on a high-profile, year-round continuum of sustainable programs, including the Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards, Latinos On Fast Track (LOFT), Hispanic Heritage Awards and Public Awareness Campaigns.
The REVEST Program was created to serve the English language and vocational training needs of adult refugees, entrants, political asylees, victims of severe forms of trafficking, and Amerasians in Miami-Dade County. Apart from training, the REVEST Program also provides academic assessment, long term advisement, referrals to other service agencies, transportation and childcare subsidies, and assistance with the translation and evaluation of foreign earned credentials
youth co-op inc.
YCI or Youth Co-Op Inc. is a non-profit organization serving South Florida for over 35 years. One of the programs run by YCI is the Refugee Youth Program in Broward that is sponsored by the Florida Department of Children and Families, Refugee Services Program, with grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Refugee Resettlement by that enhances and motivates refugee, political asylees, and entrants students to excel in school and encourages community awareness.
Miami Book fair
The Miami Book Fair International is an annual literary festival event realized in Miami by Miami Dade College. The mission of Miami Book Fair International is to promote reading, encourage writing, and heighten an awareness of literacy and the literary arts in the city's multi-ethnic community.
American for immigrant justice
Americans for Immigrant Justice is an award-winning non-profit law firm that protects and promotes the basic human rights of immigrants. In Florida and on a national level, it champions the rights of unaccompanied immigrant children; advocates for survivors of trafficking and domestic violence; serves as a watchdog on immigration detention practices and policies; and speaks for immigrant groups who have particular and compelling claims to justice.