LIFT Orlando to receive second grant from JPMorgan Chase at small business roundtable event...

LIFT Orlando and JPMorgan Chase & Co. will host a small business roundtable Thursday, Nov. 29 with elected officials and community and small business...
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FSU Entrepreneurship Students Win Top Awards in Global Student Competition

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida State University student has emerged as the winner of a statewide competition for student-entrepreneurs and will represent Florida at...
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ICYMI:  New York Times: “Florida’s Changing Latino Population Veers From G.O.P.”

Miami, FL – In a new piece for the New York Times, Julia Preston and Lizette Alvarez highlight what many Floridians, especially Latino voters, know to...

Home Depot Volunteers Renovate Home for Local Veteran

On Saturday, Oct. 20, The Home Depot Foundation partnered with Code H.O.R.S.E. to transform the home of Russell Wilfong, a three-year U.S. Air Force...
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Aramis Ayala to conduct wrongful convictions review

People who believe they were wrongfully convicted in either Orange or Osceola County will be able to have their cases reviewed by the office...
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Request for Extension of FEMA Shelter Assistance Housing Denied by Fed Court

ORLANDO, FL — Hundreds of Puerto Rican families currently living in Central Florida who were forced to abandon their island homes after Hurricane Maria...
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First Nonprofit without a Cause Launches

ORLANDO, FL – August 20, 2018 – Largest Heart Corporation has become the first 501(c)3 nonprofit without a cause. The innovative nonprofit makes history with its revolutionary approach, which takes wisdom of...
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Back to school event provides young residents with brand new backpacks

On August 11, Audubon Village hosted their annual Back to School Event, inviting residents to come together to celebrate the end of summer.  A...
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Disney Dreamers Academy Applications Being Accepted

Now through October 31, 2018, applications are being taken for the Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and Essence magazine. The academy is Disney's...

Family Displaced By Hurricane Irma Earns Home Via Habitat For Humanity

On Sunday, September 10, 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall on southern Florida. The destruction that followed resulted in Irma being dubbed the fifth-costliest Atlantic...

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