The Immokalee Foundation raises $2.5 million at annual events to help youth of Immokalee

The Immokalee Foundation unveiled its new career model during the Charity Classic Celebration gala and Pro-Am this month, garnering strong support from philanthropists and community business [...]

The Immokalee Foundation launches new travel scholarship with support from Preferred Travel of Naples

The Immokalee Foundation has launched a new Travel Scholarship Fund to support students who attend colleges far away from their hometown. The new fund is being supported by proceeds from The [...]

The Immokalee Foundation celebrated as Collier County Business of the Month

The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce and the Board of County Commissioners of Collier County have named The Immokalee Foundation as Business of the Month for October 2018. Businesses honored [...]

The Immokalee Foundation seeks mentors for students’ success

The Immokalee Foundation is looking for a few good mentors. Mentorship is one of the most important aspects of the foundation’s programs, with the youth of Immokalee benefiting from the guidance [...]

Longtime Immokalee Foundation supporter joins state board for Take Stock in Children

Naples resident Louise Penta, an engaged and dedicated volunteer for The Immokalee Foundation for more than a decade, has joined the board of directors of Take Stock in Children of Florida. [...]

Students from The Immokalee Foundation learn about careers in movie and TV production

NAPLES, Fla. (Sept. 13, 2018) – Students from The Immokalee Foundation recently learned about career fields in the film industry during a SON Studios career day. SON Studios is a self-described [...]

The Immokalee Foundation launches new website with focus on student success stories

Visitors to The Immokalee Foundation’s new website at have the chance to meet several program participants and graduates through videos, photos and testimonials. [...]

The Immokalee Foundation receives $10,000 from Suncoast Credit Union Foundation grant

The Immokalee Foundation has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Suncoast Credit Union Foundation to provide Career Development program scholarships. Career Development introduces a broad range [...]

The Immokalee Foundation appoints Noemi Perez as new executive director

The board of directors of The Immokalee Foundation has appointed long-time foundation employee Noemi Perez as the organization’s executive director effective July 1, 2018. Steven Kissinger, who [...]

The Immokalee Foundation installs 2018-19 board of directors

  The Immokalee Foundation recently announced the installation of the organization’s 2018-19 board of directors. Board members at large are Joyce Hagen, chair; Jim Markiewicz, treasurer; [...]