Check Out TIF’s Monthly Take Stock in Children Newsletter

Take Stock in Children program, one of our flagship programs, allows us to pair mentor with mentees in an effort to help children along the pathway to a college education. Our mentors begin [...]

TIF Alum Oscar Lugo Fills 17 Holiday Gift Boxes for Children in Need

TIF alum and current FGCU sophomore Oscar Lugo has been named the November Student of the Month by FGCU’s Office of Community Outreach. Unprompted, Oscar raised 17 boxes worth of toys for [...]

TIF Alum Edgar Robles Says Thanks

Edgar Robles’ Story from The Immokalee Foundation on Vimeo. When Edgar Robles was a student in our Vocational Success program, he secured an internship as a framing intern for BCB Homes in [...]

Student Profile — Daniel Hernandez

  At The Immokalee Foundation, students come first. Each day, we strive to better the lives of Immokalee’s next generation — a goal made easier by the Immokalee students’ enthusiasm and [...]

Student Profile — Johnnie Gonzales

  At The Immokalee Foundation, students come first. Each day, we strive to better the lives of Immokalee’s next generation — a goal made easier by the Immokalee students’ enthusiasm and [...]

Heavy Equipment Training Gets a Big Boost at TIF

Forwarders. Backhoes. Skidders. Pavers. Pipelayers. Cold planers. Knuckleboom loaders. Fell bunchers. Road reclaimers. Telehandlers. Harevesters. Graders.  These are the sorts of machines that [...]

Student Profile — Sergio Garibay

  The Immokalee Foundation, we put students first. Our primary goal is to better the lives of Immokalee students — a goal made easier by the Immokalee students’ enthusiasm and intelligence. [...]

TIF Earns a Star from the Naples Daily News

When the Naples Daily News finds something it likes, it lets the world know by giving it a star. TIF was recently the recipient of exactly this honor. The Naples Daily News editorial team has [...]

TIF’s Executive Director Helps Spread the Word about Immokalee Readers

TIF Executive Director Liz Allbritten provided a “Community Contributor” piece in the September 17 edition of the Naples Daily News. In the column, she talks about the tremendous success we’ve [...]

TIF Students Succeed as College Athletes

TIF continues to see our students succeed, even after they’ve left Immokalee. Lately, the success of two TIF students’ athletic pursuits, in particular, have been entertaining to watch.  First, [...]