Baptist Health Office of Social Responsibility and Community Advocacy
The only nonprofit, mission-driven, locally-governed healthcare system in Northeast Florida, Baptist Health invests significant resources to develop a community where:
- children are born healthy and grow up strong and safe;
- our neighbors in need have access to quality health care;
- the elderly live long, independent and fulfilling lives.
We fund, support and/or manage numerous strategic initiatives throughout Northeast Florida that align with these priorities, and we measure their impact not only in terms of improving health but improving the overall quality of life in our community.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Catholic Charities provides services to anyone in need, regardless of race or religion; advocates justice, human dignity and quality of life; and calls all people to join in these efforts; thereby reflecting the compassion of God in Christ.
A wholly-owned subsidiary of the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT), Novus Insight provides technology consulting, cloud services, managed IT support and application development with a focus on municipalities, nonprofits and other public service industries.
Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center
The Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center engages communities, organizations and individuals through quality research, community organizing, advocacy, training and model programming to advance the rights of girls and young women, especially those in the justice and child protection systems.
Family Foundations offers tools, skills, support and solutions for families and individuals to benefit by translating financial knowledge into better financial behaviors.
Our community benefits from the thousands of families who become financially stable because of Family Foundations. Financially stable families buy houses they desire and can afford, making neighborhoods stable. Children thrive when they live with financially fit families.
We nurture and counsel people so they are able to develop devoted, loving families who know how to communicate with each other.
First Coast YMCA
The YMCA of Florida’s First Coast is a cause-driven organization focused on strengthening the foundations of community by developing the potential of youth, promoting healthy living and encouraging social responsibility.
Our service locations include 15 membership facilities, 1 resident camp, 1 charter elementary school, and 2 facilities for the profoundly disabled.
The Metropolitan Office is home to all leadership staff, including President and CEO Eric Mann, the Advancement, Asset Management, Membership, Marketing & Communications, Risk Management, Human Resources, Accounting, First Impressions (member information) and Information Technology offices.
Florida Nonprofit Alliance
The Florida Nonprofit Alliance informs, promotes, and strengthens the nonprofit sector in order to create more vibrant communities across the state.
Florida State College At Jacksonville Center for Civic Engagement
The FSCJ Center for Civic Engagement advances the College’s strategic initiatives on service learning and civic engagement. We foster college and community partnerships to impact community needs and promote rigorous and relevant service learning opportunities.
Jacksonville Public Education Fund
The Jacksonville Public Education Fund is an independent nonprofit organization that works to inform and mobilize the community to advocate for universally high-quality public schools for all children in Duval County. We believe in the potential of students in every community, the potential of teachers in every school and the potential that our city has to become great through its children. Join a network of public education advocates, see the latest research, find data on public schools and make your voice heard at the table.
Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center
At the Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center, we put you and your family first. We know that treatment for speech, language, and/or hearing disorders is not just about the individual. It is about enabling families to connect, communicate, and care for one another.
Jessie Ball duPont Fund
The Jessie Ball duPont Fund is a national foundation that makes grants exclusively to organizations identified by Jessie Ball duPont in her will. Today, there are more than 300 eligible organizations.
The Jessie Ball duPont Fund works to expand access and create opportunity by investing in people, organizations and communities that were important to Mrs. duPont. The Fund organizes its resources around the following focus areas:
- Strengthening the Independent Sector
- Building the Assets of People, Families and Communities
- Building the Capacity of Eligible Organizations
Leadership Jacksonville educates, connects and inspires diverse leaders to build and strengthen their communities. Programs include:
- Leadership Jacksonville; selected adults annually explore areas of community concern and build a network with knowledge and insight to make a difference.
- Youth Leadership Jacksonville; preparing high school juniors to take their place as responsible leaders, committed to ethical leadership and community involvement.
- Collegiate Leadership Experience; a summer program for college leaders living or attending school in Northeast Florida.
- New Leadership Summit; a two-day summit where top-level executives new to Northeast Florida learn about our history, assets, issues, institutions and leadership.
Learn to Read Jacksonville
Learn to Read strives to increase literacy awareness and improve adult literacy in Jacksonville through a volunteer based program.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
LLS exists to find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients. We are the voice for all blood cancer patients and we work to ensure access to treatments for all blood cancer patients.
Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida
The Nonprofit Center connects, strengthens, and advocates for nonprofits, creating a more vibrant Northeast Florida.
The Nonprofit Center is a vital support system for our local nonprofits, providing local organizations with resources that are hard to come by in this, the essential “third sector.”
We provide services, programs, and information resources to our members while advocating for the Northeast Florida nonprofit sector locally and at the state level. We provide local government, civic and business leaders, and the media insights and information to promote smart decision making and public support for local nonprofits.
Special Olympics Florida
Special Olympics Florida provides year-round sports training, competition, and health services to children and adults with intellectual disabilities, at no cost to the athletes or their caregivers, as a means to achieve physical fitness, self-esteem, socialization skills, and the life skills necessary to be productive, respected, and contributing members of their communities.
Special Olympics Florida – Healthy Community is a premier, health care delivery approach that focuses on the whole person with an intellectual or developmental disability and provides integrated health care coordination that includes primary health care. Oftentimes, people with special needs have neglected health problems. Therefore, we offer a wide range of free health exams, with the goal to bring better fitness, nutrition and healthier lifestyles to our community.
United States Green Building Council Florida Chapter
Our mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.
United Way of Northeast Florida
United Way of Northeast Florida focuses on education, income and health – the building blocks for a quality life. The organization supports measurable solutions to ensure children enter school ready to learn, students stay on track to graduation, families achieve financial stability and people have the tools to lead healthy, productive lives.
Actively engaging people and organizations who bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to get things done, United Way advances the common good by creating positive, lasting change in five counties, including Duval, Nassau, Clay, Baker and northern St. Johns.