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Aim Miami, Inc.
Our mission is to encourage high school age youth to be agents of change that invest in themselves, each other and the world.
Alan Epstein "Reach for the Stars" Scholarship Fund
THE ALAN EPSTEIN "REACH FOR THE STARS" SCHOLARSHIP IS A SCHOLARSHIP FUND WITH A MISSION TO SUPPORT EXEMPLARY STUDENTS IN NEED OF FINANCIAL AID FOR COLLEGE.
Alhambra Music, Inc.
The mission of The Alhambra Orchestra is to promote the study and performance of classical music in Miami-Dade County, for both children and adults of all ages, and to provide no-barriers access to live classical performances. Some of the ways it may carry out this mission include presentation of free or low-cost symphonic concerts which are readily accessible to seniors, families with young children, and other groups who, it is believed, generally do not attend concerts in major venues; school visits; a concerto competition for South Florida youth; a chamber music workshop for musicians of all ages; various chamber group performances; and collaborations with other community organizations.
Animal Welfare Society of South Florida Inc.
"To speak for those who cannot speak for themselves."
AUM Home Shala
With a focus on "unity in diversity" and the acceptance of different approaches to yoga, AUM hOMe Shala's mission is to promote knowledge of the therapeutic benefits of yoga, through teaching, research, and training yoga teachers and yoga therapists. Committed to helping usher in a new era of peace, we strive to encourage people of all ages and abilities-including children, adolescents, those with disabilities or chronic health conditions, and other underserved populations-to embrace the practice of yoga as a basis for both individual health and a revitalized society. Our wishlist for Give Miami Day: Books for senior YTT students ($40 per set) Props for use in free community classes ($150 per set) Scrubs and lab coats for Yoga Therapy Certification students ($200 per set) Scholarships for Teaching Yoga for Autism ($525 each) YTT for Parkinson's ($920 each) YTT for seniors ($1975 each) YTT for community members ($3950 each) Yoga Therapist Certification ($10,200 each)
Badges of Courage Foundation
Badges of Courage Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, was founded to provide financial assistance to low income women who have been recently diagnosed with breast cancer and those who are in treatment. Often, these women cannot work during their lengthy treatment and without the possibility of income, cannot afford their basic living expenses. Our goal is to give these women tranquility and hope when faced with this disease so that they may concentrate on healing.
The Barnacle Society, Inc.
"The Barnacle Society, Inc. is a volunteer non-profit, Citizen Support Organization created to generate public awareness, education, and financial support for the preservation and maintenance of The Barnacle Historic State Park."
The Battier Take Charge Foundation
As a leader on and off the court, Shane Battier firmly believes that the future of our youth rests in higher education. The Battier Take Charge Foundation, established by Shane and his wife Heidi, is dedicated to providing resources for the development and education of underserved youth and teens. With initial focus in Miami, Houston and Detroit, the Battiers' charge is to encourage and inspire a new generation of potential leaders through educational opportunities and the cultivation of effective leadership skills. We achieve this through two primary academic programs: the Scholars Program and the GUIDE Program.
Bike Coconut Grove, Inc.
Bike Coconut Grove is a nonprofit organization founded in February 2014. We are community-based and volunteer-driven. Our mission is to make Coconut Grove more bicycle-friendly (and pedestrian-friendly, too) by promoting bicycling as a form of everyday transportation and recreation. Central to our mission is the need to build and improve the five-mile Commodore Trail, a multiuse path through Coconut Grove with the potential to be one of the recreational jewels of Miami-Dade County.
Bonefish & Tarpon Trust
The mission of Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is to conserve and restore bonefish, tarpon and permit fisheries and habitats through research, stewardship, education and advocacy.
Boys and Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade, Inc.
The Boys and Girls Clubs (BGC) of Miami-Dade was founded in 1946. Throughout the years, we have provided thousands of youth from low and moderate income families a safe haven away from bad influences during the most vulnerable times of the day when school is out. Every year we strive to find exciting ways to improve/adapt our programs and services to keep them relevant, interesting, educational, and current. We make sure to listen, assess, and respond to the changing needs of our youth, families, and community as a whole. Our mission is to "enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens."
Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart
Since 1800, when St. Madeleine Sophie Barat founded the Society of the Sacred Heart in France, Religious of the Society of the Sacred Heart and lay Sacred Heart educators have carried out her imperative of educational excellence. Today, the Network of Sacred Heart schools is an association of 22 Catholic schools across the United States and nearly 150 schools internationally. Independent yet united in spirit and purpose, the international community of Schools of the Sacred Heart believes in educating the whole child, and preparing her to live fully and wisely. At the core of the Sacred Heart education the Goals and Criteria are the principles that express the intentions and hopes of our 200-year tradition. Carrollton's culture and identity are bound inextricably to the vision set forth in the Goals of Sacred Heart Schools. These values form the moral compass that influence the choices made within our community.
Coconut Grove Arts Festival
The mission of the Coconut Grove Arts & Historical Association is a year-round non-profit organization whose mission is to foster culture in all its forms and provide access to a broad and diverse array of arts experiences and activities while enhancing art appreciation, art education and the community at large.
Coconut Grove Cares, Inc.
Coconut Grove Cares is a not for profit organization dedicated to building a better community for the children and families in Village West Coconut Grove.
Coconut Grove Crisis Food Pantry Inc.
The Coconut Grove Crisis Food Pantry, Inc. is committed to providing weekly groceries to those in need in our community.