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In School Youth Programs and Services
ORGANIZATION: Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) of South Florida, Inc.
PROGRAM NAME: Project Education, Development, Goals and Employment
ACRONYM: Project E.D.G.E AKA Project EDGE
Project E.D.G.E. serves high school juniors and seniors at Piper, Ft. Lauderdale and South Plantation High Schools. Program services include Academic Enrichment, Employability Skills Training, Career Exploration and Planning, Financial Management, Critical Skill Building, Case Management, Paid Work Experience and Job Development. EDGE has partnered with Men under Development and Girls to Women to provide mentoring to the program participants, and Helping Our Nations Empowering Youth Ventures, Inc. (HONEY Ventures, Inc.), to provide Entrepreneurial Training.
President/CEO: Mr. Newton B. Sanon
Contact Person: Ms.Sherley Juste
Phone: (954) 563-3535 x236
Address: 3407 Powerline Rd, Suite #100, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33309
ORGANIZATION: School Board of Broward County
PROGRAM NAME: Innovative Concepts
iCon Program serves high school juniors and seniors at Blanche Ely, Deerfield Beach, Boyd Anderson, Stranahan, McArthur, Hallandale, Dillard and Plantation High Schools. Program services include Dropout Prevention (one on one tutoring, FCAT assistance), Employability Skills, Entrepreneurialism, Internships/Paid Work Experience, Guidance and Counseling, Life Skills Training, Leadership Training and Mentoring. iCon has partnered with Junior Achievement (JA) and Helping, Abused, Neglected and Disadvantaged Youth (HANDY).
Contact Person: Ms. Amy Cadigan
Phone: (954) 552-1427
Address: Career, Technical, Adult and Community Education Sawgrass Technology Park,
1643 North Harrison Parkway, Building H, Sunrise, Florida 33323