United Against Poverty

United Against Poverty Apopka, FL United Against Poverty serves those experiencing poverty in the Orlando area. This organization provides job readiness services, teaching GED, emotional intelligence, financial literacy, and general workplace skills. The NDA Member for this site will teach classes, make appropriate referrals and work with volunteers. For more information, visit: https://unitedagainstpoverty.org/

Polis Institute

Polis Institute Apopka, FL The NDA member supports Polis Institute’s mission to combat social problems as an Academic Support Coordinator. In this role, the member supports students from low-income families and their families. Using strong social skills, the member will assist students with study and organizational skills, as well as accessing academic resources. For more…

Harbor House – Domestic Violence Organization

Harbor House  – Domestic Violence Organization Apopka, FL NDA members at Harbor House serve in one of two capacities: Working with children living at the shelter. This includes providing academic support, supporting youth in adapting to the shelter, and answering the abuse hotline Working at the Orange County Courthouse includes assisting survivors (bilingual English/Spanish highly…

Stetson University

Stetson University Apopka, FL At Stetson University, NDA members serve at the Multicultural Student Council. The member advises leaders and members of student organizations. Stetson University is located in Deland, FL. For more information, visit: www.stetson.edu/administration/cross-cultural-center/

Seminole State College

Seminole State College Apopka, FL NDA members at Seminole State organize a student Citizen Scholars program and increase student engagement. The member also plans civic and campus community events with other volunteers. Members work with other social justice initiatives to host civic events on campus and create the civic engagement website and assist First Generation…

Self-Help Federal Credit Union

Self-Help Federal Credit Union Apopka, FL The NDA member creates a strong network of referral sources for credit union services (mortgage loans) in the low income communities, conducting outreach to academic, religious, immigrant and in other settings that serve low-income communities. Member will also work to identify natural allies working against predatory lending (payday lending,…

Orlando Neighborhood Improvement Corporation

Orlando Neighborhood Improvement Corporation Apopka, FL NDA members support low-income residents living in ONIC communities. They coordinate activities with residents, such as after-school tutoring, youth enrichment activities, financial literacy for adults and they perform outreach. Members meet with parents and youth to provide feedback and discuss progress. For more information, visit: www.orlandoneighborhood.org/

Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF)

Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF) Apopka, FL The FWAF is a grassroots community organization that provides services to farm worker communities. The NDA member serves as a contact for the FWAF and colleges, service organizations, volunteers and other groups interested in learning more about serving the community. This member coordinates events hosted by the FWAF.…

Hope CommUnity Center

Hope CommUnity Center Apopka, FL Hope CommUnity Center (HOPE) hosts Apopka team. The center works with immigrants, farm workers, and low-income families. After-school tutoring programs for elementary, middle and high school students (bilingual English/Spanish required). Includes supervising volunteers, tracking student attendance and progress, and communicating with parents Adult education classes – focused on ESL, GED,…