227,000 Jobs in Florida
59,000 (mostly small) Florida Businesses
Highly desirable adaptive and creative workforce powering entertainment, tourism, education, communication and design industries.
Higher Test Scores
Develops Self Agency & Discipline
Innovative, Analytical, Problem Solving Skills Development
Cross Generational, Cultural & Socio Economic Engagement
Catalyst for District and Neighborhood Revitalization
$4.7 Billion Impact on Florida Economy
$9 to $1 ROI for State & Local Coffers
#1 destination determining factor among Generation X, Boomer and Millennial tourists.
Higher Graduation Rates
Lower Dropout Rates
Results based, team oriented learning
Fosters enthusiasm for learning
Reduces instances of truancy
Effective Therapy for Physical, Neurological and Emotional Trauma
Arts & Culture Grants
Florida Arts & Culture
Comparing the Last Two Legislative Sessions
- $13,600,000 in appropriations & ensuring
- 489 programs received funding.
- $26,734,636 in appropriations ensuring
- 668 programs receive funding
We’re grateful for the success of our combined efforts and are continuing our rise to resilience as we look to Florida’s 2022 Legislative Session.
Go to our Advocacy Action Center page for more.