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Operation Safety 91
Operation Safety 91 (OS91) is a 501(c)3 founded to honor and protect America's 1st Responders: active, retired, reserve, and veteran, Firefighters, EMS personnel, Law Enforcement, Dispatch, Corrections, and Military. OS91 makes God's Covenant of Protection available to Responders and Responder Chaplains by producing and distributing free of charge Psalm 91 cards. This mission has expanded to include supporting Responders in their Stand for God and our National Motto "IN GOD WE TRUST", which is verse 2 of Psalm 91. OS91 also produces and distributes free of charge Christian Patriotic and IN GOD WE TRUST vehicle decals for the particular Responder disciplines: thin blue line for Law Enforcement, thin red line for Fire/Rescue, thin green line for Military, gold line for Dispatch, silver line for Corrections, and white on blue line for EMS, along with Christian Patriotic decals.
Orlando Urban Film Festival Foundation, Inc.
The Mission of the Orlando Urban Film Festival's (OUFF) "Urban Movie, Music Showcase" is to help expose Orlando, Florida, and other underserved African American film and music producers as well as actors and screenwriters. We want to share the African American Experience with the world. OUFF honors and awards the best talent and does not exclude entry to any creative works from other cultures globally. Creator's works are displayed on the "BIG SCREEN" in major movie theaters. The OUFF Young Director's Program teaches young people how to communicate and express their feelings through the use of images, audio, media, and visual arts.
Downtown Arts District Inc
The mission of the Downtown Arts District (DAD) is to lead, stimulate, and guide the development of a vibrant, innovative arts and cultural district that enhances economic development in downtown Orlando.
Grays Project Inc.
To provide quality outreach to our community & promote SUCCESS "One child at a time" by teaching life skills, educational, STEM and entrepreneurship programs.
Timucua Arts Foundation
Timucua's mission is to inspire you with engaging experiences of the arts. Core values: Excellence, Inclusivity, Community Service, Education, Sustainability Statement of beliefs: Art and music belong to everyone. Art and music are the highest manifestation of our humanity. Art and music should be enjoyed in the most intimate venue: the living room. Every community is better when art and music are performed and nurtured within it.
Canine Companions For Independence
Canine Companions for Independence enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. Canine Companions for Independence is a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency whose mission is to enhance the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. This is accomplished through careful breeding, volunteer puppy raising, professional canine training, instruction for recipients of the dogs, and continued contact with the canine/human teams. Assistance dogs make a difference in the well-being of children and adults with disabilities through their aptitude to aid with tasks of daily living, as well as improving the emotional quality of the individual's life. Canine Companions offers life-altering assistance dogs to people with a range of disabilities including spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, deafness, hearing loss, and brain & spinal cord injuries; and to healthcare, rehab, & legal settings where the dog can provide solace, assist with motor and cognitive skills development, and lend a supportive paw. Everything Canine Companions for Independence does is free to its clients!
Enzian Theater, Inc.
Enzian exists to entertain, inspire, educate, and connect the community through film. Enzian Theater is committed to the truth, beauty and art of filmmaking. Located in Maitland, Enzian is a forward-thinking, unique, hybrid organization, serving the community with not only the very best in independent and foreign film, but also with a place to gather to discuss and contemplate the issues of the day. Enzian's world-class programming attracts multigenerational patrons from racially, culturally, and socioeconomically diverse communities throughout Central Florida. The theater's ambient charm; from the sprawling oaks and native plants, to the hand-crafted cocktails and gourmet, health-conscious fare at Enzian's patio Eden Bar and inside the theater; creates a magical and impactful cinema experience beyond the screen. Enzian Theater is the oldest full-time, nonprofit cinema in the state of Florida. Since 1985, Enzian has exposed over two million people to more than 7,000 films, screening hundreds of independent and international films annually combined with a unique dining experience and an array of special programming that serves approximately 100,000 patrons each year. Enzian offers special programming in the form of film literacy series, seminars, guest artists, education programs, ticket donations, and film festivals for minority and underserved audiences in the diverse Central Florida community. For 30+ years, Enzian has championed the belief that "Film Is Art" and committed itself to bringing that art to Central Florida audiences. More than just a place to watch movies, Enzian is a gathering place for a wide variety of audiences in our community, including many underserved groups such as ethnic communities, children & families, students, independent filmmakers, and more. Enzian opens worlds to our audiences through its film programming and encourages community discussion before and after the movies.
Hebni Nutrition Consultants Inc.
Hebni Nutrition Consultants, Inc. is a community-based, not for profit agency formed in 1995 to educate high-risk, culturally diverse populations about nutrition strategies to prevent diet-related diseases. Hebni has developed intervention programs and educational tools which address minority populations who are at high risk for poor health outcomes. Hebni's mission is to provide culturally appropriate nutrition education and intervention strategies to prevent diet-related diseases. Hebni is committed to reducing health disparities among high risk minority populations by providing compressive nutrition related strategies to decrease, manage and delay chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer, obesity, and hypertension.
Rollins College educates students for global citizenship and responsible leadership, empowering graduates to pursue meaningful lives and productive careers. We are committed to the liberal arts ethos and guided by its values and ideals. Our guiding principles are excellence, innovation, and community. We provide opportunities to explore diverse intellectual, spiritual, and aesthetic traditions. We are dedicated to scholarship, academic achievement, creative accomplishment, cultural enrichment, social responsibility, and environmental stewardship. We value excellence in teaching and rigorous, transformative education in a healthy, responsive, and inclusive environment.
Central Florida Pediatric Therapy Foundation
To provide opportunity and inclusion of all persons regardless of ability for sport, recreation, therapy and employment.
IDignity's mission is to restore dignity and hope by assisting individuals in regaining legal proof of their identity. IDignity achieves its mission through collaboration with government agencies, churches, businesses and community. IDignity compassionately assists the poor and disadvantaged in navigating the inherently complex process of obtaining various forms of legal identification documents, at no cost to its clients. These documents are often required to access education, employment, housing, proper healthcare, benefits and numerous other opportunities. IDignity's vision is to ensure that all citizens and legal residents of the United States will have access to their essential identification documents while protecting the integrity of identification. The resulting benefits are both tangible and intangible. Not only do they empower individuals, they also cultivate a more inclusive, productive and secure society. IDignity's values are: Dignity: Respecting the inherent value of each individual and affirming the importance of being able to prove one's own identity. Empowerment: Assisting individuals in obtaining the identification documents needed to enable them to participate fully in society. Stewardship: Cultivating the investments entrusted in us by utilizing our resources wisely and transparently. Compassion: Providing service and expertise to our clients with sensitivity, empathy and perseverance, regardless of the complexity of their case. Excellence: Adhering to the highest standards with integrity, professionalism and ethics worthy of the trust placed upon us. Justice: Leveraging our relationships, experience and expertise to advocate for fair access to legal identification.
8 Cents in a Jar
8 Cents in a Jar's mission is to provide students in marginalized communities of color with engaging resources and capital to become financially capable.
Christmas Dreams Incorporated
Christmas Dreams provides Christmas experiences 365 days a year for children (and their families) who are battling life threatening illnesses.
Steinway Society of Central Florida Inc.
The Steinway Society of Central Florida is established for the following purposes: To stimulate and nourish the musical knowledge and artistic talents of disadvantaged youth. To provide an opportunity for young piano students, proficient in their skills, to work toward a higher level of excellence. To encourage performance experience, audition preparation, and scholarship assistance for further study in classical and jazz piano. To provide musically talented students with a loaner piano and/or tuition for piano lessons through the establishment of a Piano Bank. As a totally volunteer organization, administrative expenses are kept to a bare minimum. All monies generated through memberships, contributions, and fundraisers are for the purpose of providing pianos and piano lessons to young students. The Society also sponsors musical events such as concerts, recitals, workshops, and master classes for the benefit of students and its members. The vast majority of participants in our program come from the poorest areas of the community. The program is designed to inspire these children to: stay in school, engage in music as a positive after school activity, inhibit the incidence of at-risk behavior, uncover latent talents, and possibly even discover a potential career path.
Aspire Health Partners, Inc.
Mission Statement: Providing the highest quality of compassionate, comprehensive, and cost effective integrated behavioral health care. Vision: Saving Lives, Transforming Communities, Changing the World Core Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Diversity, Innovation We Value: The worth of each individual. The ability for each individual to improve. The needs of the whole person. The need for respect and dignity of each individual. We Believe: We will be flexible and dynamic. We will reflect the makeup and needs of the communities we serve. We will maximize resources by developing partnerships within the community. We will assume a leadership role in the development and implementation of science based programs.