Community Investment Partners

FP&L Community Ambassador Training

For additional information about the 2018-2019 Partner Agencies click here

 
Our funded partners work to help us reach our community goals. 
 
Area of Basic Needs/Safety Net Services
 
2-1-1 Palm Beach & Treasure Coast
Provides resource and referral services
 
American Red Cross S. Florida Region
Provides relief to victims of disaster, prevention training,
and emergency preparation
 
Children's Home Society
Wave C.R.E.S.T. Shelter for teens
 
Transitional Living Program provides support
for youths in foster care
 
Grace Way Village
Hopes Closet provides clothing to families in need. Matthew's Café
provides meals for the homeless.
 
Life Builders of the Treasure Coast
Provides support necessary to break the cycle of crime
 
Mustard Seed Ministries
Provides crisis intervention to address medical, financial
and spiritual needs for future self-sufficiency
 
Collaboration with Graceway Village to reduce the cycle of poverty 
and provide individuals with a better standard of living.
 
Sarah's Kitchen
Provides feeding sites for the homeless
 
Area of Education 
 
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of St. Lucie,
Indian River & Okeechobee Rd.
Inspiring Student Success Reading Program
 
Boys and Girls Club
Afterschool Enrichment Program
 
Early Learning Coalition of SLC
Quality child-care for working families
 
Multi-Cultural Resource Center
Afterschool tutoring and character development program
 
PACE Center for Girls, Treasure Coast
Program provides necessary support for educational success
 
Roundtable of St. Lucie County
Kids at Hope Program - All kids are capable of success -- no exceptions.
 
Area of Financial Stabilty
 
The ARC of SLC, Inc.
 Program provides vocational training for disabled adults
 
Mustard Seed Ministries
Program helps to reduce the cycle of poverty
and elevate better standards of living.
 
Area of Health 
 
Tykes & Teens
Mental Health Services for children attending child-care centers
 
Alzheimer's Community Care
Family Nurse connects family caregivers to available medical and social services
 
D.A.T.A. (Drug Abuse Treatment Association)
Hayslip Center residential substance abuse treatment program serving youth
 
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services TC
 Support for the hearing impaired
 
HANDS Clinic - Volunteers in Medicine
Provides access to free primary healthcare to qualified adults
 
Programs and Initiatives 
 
Tools for Schools St. Lucie
Provides donated school supplies to teachers for use in classrooms.
 
Volunteer St. Lucie
Online access to volunteer opportunities 
 
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
Qualified IRS certified volunteers assists taxpayers in preparing tax returns.
UWSLC leads the process.
 
Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP)
Prevention of homelessness & hunger.
UW leads process of federally funded program.

Spotlights

Good News!

Howard Tipton accepts a proclamation from Mayor Gregory Oravec Howard Tipton accepts a proclamation from Mayor Gregory Oravec
UWSLC board member Jan Chase was presented with a $262,000 check by Publix St. Lucie County Management Team. This generous corporate gift to our annual campaign was made by Publix Super Markets Charities. UWSLC board member Jan Chase was presented with a $262,000 check by Publix St. Lucie County Management Team. This generous corporate gift to our annual campaign was made by Publix Super Markets Charities.