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