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Advocating for kids in Northeast Florida at the start of 2019

More than sixty child-serving nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers joined together on January 10 to discuss creating a brighter future for the children living in the Northeast Florida community.…

New Board officers and members elected at 2019 annual meeting

The Coalition elected new Board officers at its annual meeting January 17.  The Coalition also released the 2018 Annual Report. The new 2019 Board officers are: Megan Denk, Board Chair. Megan is the…

2019 Dorothy Wilson Mabry Award Recipient: Vanessa Jefferson

The 2019 Dorothy Wilson Mabry Award in Recognition of Outstanding Accomplishments by a Healthy Start Participant or Grass-Roots Community Leader was presented at the January 2019 Coalition Meeting to Vanessa…

2019 Carol Brady Community Leadership Award Recipient: Carolyn Arnister

Congratulations go to Carolyn Arnister, recipient of the 2019 Carol Brady Community Leadership Award! The award, given each year, recognizes the outstanding efforts and commitment of a community leader who…

2019 Philip Gilbert Award Recipient: Megan Denk

Congratulations to Megan Denk, recipient of the 2019 Philip Gilbert Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service. The award, given each year, is reserved for a dedicated and passionate volunteer who shares…

Meet our staff: Dustin Arceneaux

Dustin Arceneaux has been working at the Coalition for over two years as the program director of National Health Corps Florida, an AmeriCorps program that recruits, trains and places emerging…

Pathway to Your Career Program pilot graduation

Six Healthy Families Jacksonville participants completed a Pathway to Your Career pilot program on November 27th. This 12-week program was designed for our moms to grow professionally, gain personal confidence…

Open Position: Florida Department of Health Clay County Social Services Counselor

Working Title: Social Services Counselor Posting Closing Date: Dec 10, 2018 Location: Green Cove Springs, FL, US, 32043 Agency: Department of Health Program: Healthy Start Salary:  $30,858.10 – $31,477.42  APPLY HERE WITH…

Proud Father: Devin Coleman

Devin Coleman is a proud single father of his daughter Ariyuna who is 9 years old. At first, his daughter lived with her mom and Devin got to see her…

Meet our staff: Vanessa Jefferson

Vanessa Jefferson has spent seven years with the Coalition’s Magnolia Project, working her way from case manager, to consultant, to the Community Action Network Coordinator. The Community Action Network (CAN)…