Students from The Immokalee Foundation visit the Shy Wolf Sanctuary

Twenty students with The Immokalee Foundation recently visited the Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education & Experience Center in Naples, which provides sanctuary and rehabilitation services to [...]

The Immokalee Foundation joins U.S. Senator Rick Scott for roundtable discussion

Noemi Y. Perez, president and CEO of The Immokalee Foundation, and Walt Buchholtz, the foundation’s operations director, met with United States Senator Rick Scott and community leaders during a [...]

The Immokalee Foundation seeks additional mentors for students during National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month – the perfect time to become a mentor for a student of The Immokalee Foundation. The foundation is seeking adults who would like to provide guidance and [...]

The Immokalee Foundation raises record $2.6 million to fund career programs for students

The Immokalee Foundation raised an all-time record $2.6 million at its signature fundraising events, the Charity Classic Celebration gala and the Charity Classic Pro Am, to support the [...]

The Immokalee Foundation co-chairs host a Charity Classic Celebration guest reception

The Immokalee Foundation’s Charity Classic Celebration event co-chairs Janet and Jerry Belle hosted a reception at their home to introduce some of the local community to The Immokalee Foundation [...]

Collier Enterprises donates land, funding to The Immokalee Foundation for housing subdivision

Collier Enterprises has donated eight acres of land to The Immokalee Foundation for a housing subdivision that will serve as a hands-on learning laboratory for students in the foundation’s [...]

60 students accepted into The Immokalee Foundation’s scholarship program

The Immokalee Foundation recently inducted 60 students into its Career Pathways scholarship program. Most of the students attend Immokalee Middle School as sixth- or seventh-graders, and the [...]

Jacobsen, Furyk headline The Immokalee Foundation’s Charity Classic Pro-Am Nov. 11

The Immokalee Foundation will welcome Peter Jacobsen and Jim Furyk – two of the biggest names in golf – as headliners for its annual Charity Classic Pro-Am golf tournament Monday, Nov. 11 at The [...]

The Immokalee Foundation students enjoy technology-free weeks

Learning takes place in all sorts of environments – including when school is not in session. Twelve students enrolled in The Immokalee Foundation’s programs attended overnight camps in New [...]

The Immokalee Foundation earns Take Stock in Children’s highest honor for 7th consecutive year

For the seventh consecutive year, The Immokalee Foundation has earned the statewide Gold Level of Excellence Award from Take Stock in Children. Sandra Garcia is one of the students who celebrates [...]