Previous Honorees

On October 15, 2015, SFCDC held its Fifth Annual Awards for Excellence in Community Development at the  Historic Lyric Theater in Overtown. Thank you to our 2015 sponsors: JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo, Frances-Anillo-Toledo LLC | Architects and Planners, Shutts & Bowen LLP, Florida Community Bank,  Stearns Weaver Miller, The Urban League of Greater Miami/New Urban Development LLC

Rental:  Stephanie Berman-Eisenberg, Carrfour Supportive Housing, Inc.

Homeownership: Danny Felton, Experts Resource Community Center

Economic Opportunity: Leroy Jones, Neighbors and Neighbors Association (N.A.N.A)

Rising Star: Jorge Damian de la Paz, Miami Coalition for the Homeless

Public Servant: Constance Collins, Lotus House

Leadership: Arden Shank, Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida

Impact Organization:  HOPE, Inc.

 

On October 23, 2014, SFCDC held its Third Annual Awards for Excellence in Community Development. Click here to view the photo album on our FaceBook page – 2014 Annual Awards for Excellence in Community Development

The 2014 Awards Ceremony was held at McCormick Place Art Gallery. Thanks to our sponsors: Florida Community Bank, Mercantil Commercebank, OneUnited Bank, and Wells Fargo.

Rental:  Patricia Braynon, Miami-Dade Housing Finance Authority

Homeownership:  Rennatta Delgado, Centro Campesino Farmworker Center, Inc.

Economic Opportunity:  Cornell Crews, Jr., Partners for Self Employment

Rising Star:  Daniel Espino, Weiss Serota Helfman Pastoriza Cole & Boniske

Public Servant:  Terry A. Coble, Miami Coalition for the Homeless

Leadership:  J.S. Rashid, Collaborative Development Corporation

 

The 2013 Awards Ceremony was held at Little Haiti Cultural Center.

Rental: Francisco Rojo, Landmark Development Corp

Homeownership: Miami-Dade NSP Consortium2, NHSSF, Carrfour Supportive Housing, Urban League of Greater Miami, St. John CDC, Opa-locka CDC, Haitian American CDC, and the City of North Miami

Economic Opportunity: Maria Coto, Partners for Self Employment

Rising Star: Kamalah Fletcher, Catalyst Miami

Leadership: Barbara Romani, Citi

 

The 2012 Awards Ceremony was held at the Light Box at Goldman Warehouse.

Rental Housing: Erbi Blanco-True, Great Florida Bank

Homeownership: Joaquin Willis, Church of the Open Door/Collective Empowerment Group

Economic Opportunity: Fabiana Estrada, ACCION USA

Rising Star: Lars Gilberts, South Florida Urban Ministries

Leadership: John Little, Legal Services of Greater Miami