SFCDC’s  Annual Awards for Excellence in Community Development will take place in Spring 2018 – For sponsorship opportunities, please  contact SusanJ@southfloridacdc.org.



SFCDC’s 5th Annual Awards for Excellence in Community Development was held October 13, 2016 at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex in Miami, Florida. The SFCDC awards  recognizes local community development leaders – from private, public, and nonprofit sectors – for their exceptional contributions to ensure that all families and neighborhoods in Miami-Dade have access to affordable housing and economic opportunity.

The keynote speaker for the evening was Dr. Roderick King, CEO of Florida Institute for Health Innovation.

SFCDC staff and Board of Directors thanks everyone who joined us for this special evening and thank you to our sponsors, event chairs, awards committee, selection committee and all volunteers who helped to make the evening a memorable one. Please enjoy a few highlights from the evening.

A Special Thank You to Our 2016 Sponsors

Florida Community Bank

Florida Community Loan Fund

Housing Finance Authority of Miami-Dade County

JP Morgan Chase & Co.

New Urban Development, an affiliate of the Urban League

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

The Louis Wolfson Philanthropic Fund

Visit our FB album HERE for photos from this year’s event.

2016 Awards Video Recap


Event Co-Chairs: Ana Castilla, TD Bank and Kymberlee Smith, Esq – Kymberlee Smith, PA

When:  October 13, 2016; 6:00-9:00pm

Where:  Little Haiti Cultural Center Complex,  212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami FL 33137copy-of-honorees_final