The Immokalee Foundation students need more mentors for advice and fun

Mentorship is an essential part of The Immokalee Foundation’s programs and summer is the time for interested adults to experience how rewarding the mentor relationship can be. “My mentees teach [...]

The Immokalee Foundation appoints Phillips as vice president of philanthropy

Melissa Phillips has been named vice president of philanthropy for The Immokalee Foundation. In the role, Phillips primary focus is on the identification, cultivation and solicitation of major [...]

The Immokalee Foundation receives $25,000 boost from Gannett Foundation grant

The Immokalee Foundation recently received a $25,000 grant from the Gannett Foundation’s national “A Community Thrives” program. Gannett’s fundraising challenge is providing grants to community [...]

Blue Zones certification benefits The Immokalee Foundation team

The Immokalee Foundation has demonstrated its staff’s commitment to health and wellness by becoming Blue Zones certified. Executive Director Noemi Perez introduced the Blue Zones idea to her team [...]

The League Club grant enables The Immokalee Foundation to purchase 46 computers for students’ use

The Immokalee Foundation recently received a $14,800 grant from The League Club that will help 1,300 Immokalee students in various foundation programs. The Community Trust Fund of The League Club [...]

The Immokalee Foundation celebrates 88 recent graduates

The Immokalee Foundation recently recognized 88 graduates – 55 students enrolled in its programs from high school and 33 from colleges and universities – during an evening of celebration at Ave [...]

Students from The Immokalee Foundation tour five Florida colleges in three days

Forty-four Immokalee High School students visited five Florida colleges and universities in three days during a tour sponsored by The Immokalee Foundation. Students and their chaperones traveled [...]

The Immokalee Foundation welcomed 34 students into the Take Stock in Children scholarship program, which provides deserving students from low-income families a chance to obtain a post-secondary [...]

The Immokalee Foundation installs 2019-20 board of directors

The Immokalee Foundation recently announced the installation of the organization’s 2019-20 board of directors. Board members at large are Steve Pryor, chair; David Legus, treasurer; Alison [...]

The Immokalee Foundation seeks companies to be partners in students’ career development

The Immokalee Foundation is actively seeking local business partners for its recently launched, groundbreaking programming supporting “Professional Careers in The New Economy.” The programming [...]

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