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November 20, 2021, Mock Town Hall Meeting - on Saturday, November 20, 2021 from 2:30pm - 4:00pm Council Member Garrartt Dennis is the guest speaker for the Let's Talk about Teen Social Issues: Health - Crime - Environment. This event will explore the legislative process at Jacksonville Ciy Council.
November 10, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - on Saturday, November 10th, 2018 from 9:30am – 1230pm New Town Success Zone in partnership with FSCJ will host a Workforce Program Fair. This event is for anyone that is interested in furthering their career or simply looking to explore the possibilities of a new career. Our Workforce Fair features refreshments, prizes, and activities for children. This event will be held in the Adam Jenkins Sports Complex, 1859 Kings Road, 32209.
September 15, 2018, The Center One Foundation - HBCU College Fair on scholarships, financial aid, and other workshops. The event will be located at Kingdom Plaza, 5310 Lenox Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32205. Council Member Garrett Dennis and State Representative Tracie Davis are event ambassadors.
August 4, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Over 60 vendors will provide immunizations for children, physicals, healthy snacks and more. The event will be held at Adams-Jenkins Community Sports & Music Complex Warming Room, 1859 Kings Road.
July 26, 2018, Eviction Defense Self Help Project - The Project is a new free legal resource available every Wednesday afternoon, BY APPOINTMENT, at Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, 126 West Adams Street. This service is for tenants of private landlords who receive eviction summons and may have defenses. Pro bono attorneys will be available to assist with answers and provide guidance.
July 9, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Come learn more about FSCJ careers along with other industry-leading professions.The event will be held at Adams-Jenkins Community Sports & Music Complex Warming Room, 1859 Kings Road. For more information contact Nicole Richardson at (904) 470-8899.
The 2018-2019 Emergency Preparedness Guide is your one-stop resource to help you and your family stay safe in a storm, fire, flood, tornado, or hurricane. This guide offers information regarding what to do before, during, and after an emergency situation. Plan ahead and don’t be caught unaware. Know the hazards, make a disaster plan with your family, and assemble an emergency supply kit. Take time now to learn more about designated shelters and identify your best sources for up-to-date emergency information.
June 23, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Representatives from Mayo Clinic will be sharing important information about how to keep your family healthy this summer. The event will be held at Edward Waters College Milne Auditorium, 1401 Grunthal Street. For more information contact 904-470-8899 or WellnessRxJax@gmail.com.
June 9, 2018, The Jacksonville Bar Association - Do you have legal questions? Don’t miss the next Ask-A-Lawyer event on Saturday, June 9th, 9 until noon, at the annual Health and Neighbor Day at 3416 Moncrief Road. The event is free and open to the public. Licensed attorneys will be speaking to people in one-to-one interviews answering their legal questions. No appointment is needed and Ask-A-Lawyer is free of charge. Click here for the 2018 Ask-A-Lawyer calendar.
June 5, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Representatives from Mayo Clinic will be sharing important information about men's health and HIV/AIDS. The event will be held at the Center for Prevention of Health Disparities at Edward Waters College, 1401 Grunthal Street. For more information contact 904-470-8899 or WellnessRxJax@gmail.com.
June 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Please click on the above link for the monthly event calendar for the Newtown Success Zone. Additional information on Edward Waters College can be found here.
May 24, 2018, Newtown Success Zone - Join us for food, family, and fun at Baby University. The event will be held at The Center for Prevention of Health Disparities at Edward Waters College, 1401 Grunthal Street. Please contact Alicia King (Project Coordinator) at firstname.lastname@example.org or 904-470-8899.
May 24, 2018, Northwest Jacksonville CDC - You are invited to join NJCDC as we strengthen Northwest Jacksonville’s
neighborhood organizations by connecting residents to services, partnerships and leadership training. Learn more about neighborhood improvement & revitalization efforts, provide feedback on current and future initiatives, engage with community leaders and organizations and enjoy dinner, awards and special presentations.
May 22, 2018, KIPP Jacksonville - The 32254 zip code has recently become a significant food desert. Feeding Northeast Florida is partnering with KIPP Jacksonville Schools to host a mobile food pantry. This distribution helps ensure that families, seniors and veterans living in this community have access to healthy food. The food giveaway will be held outside, and recipients are encouraged to bring bags or boxes to carry the food.
May 19, 2018, Wellness Rx - Representatives from Mayo Clinic will be sharing important information about lupus, including an overview of the disease, signs and symptoms, as well as, treatment options. Program participants will be the FIRST to receive FREE grocercies sponsored by Mayor Clinic and provided by Feeding NEFL.
April 28, 2018, Wellness Rx - New Town Success Zone, Edward Waters College, and Mayo Clinic are hosting a health awareness prevention event. Representatives from Mayo Clinic will be sharing important information about chronic diseases that disproportionately affect minority populations. Program participants will be the first to receive free groceries sponsored by Mayo Clinic and Feeding NEFL.
February 24, 2018, Wellness Rx - New Town Success Zone in collaboration with Edward Waters College and Mayo Clinic present the American Heart Association's "Check. Change. Control." Blood Pressure Education seminar. At the event, Mayo Clinic Physicians and the American Heart Association will share information about blood pressure and other heart health topics. Program participants will be the first to receive FREE grocercies sponsored by Mayo Clinic and provided by Feeding NE Florida. For more information, visit WellnessRxJax@gmail.com or call (904) 470-8899.
January 17, 2018, 100 Black Men of Jacksonville, Inc. - Outstanding opportunity for students to earn money for college. Students need to pre-register online at www.infinitescholar.org for easy access to the fair. Workshops on financial aid and other resources will be available. For more information, visit 100BlackMenJax.org or email email@example.com