To introduce educators in Knight communities to action civics through the Mikva Challenge's 'New Civics Practitioners Conference' in June 2015.
To attract and retain entrepreneurs in South Florida and promote economic opportunity through the growth of eMerge Americas, the leading Miami-based conference focused on technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
To support and grow the South Florida entrepreneurial and tech community through monthly meetups, workshops and hackathons, along the with an online site that includes event calendar, user-generated blog posts, job listings and member profiles.
In Miami, the home of the foundation, we are supporting the creatives, entrepreneurs, innovators and agents of change who are shaping the region’s future.
We are investing in the spaces and events where they can meet and connect. The goal is to foster a startup culture, open to the broader community, that helps make Miami a place where ideas are built.
We invest in civic innovators who help cities attract and keep talented people, expand economic opportunity and create a culture of engagement.
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Miami Community Advisory Committee
• Javier Soto (chair)
• Robert Barlick, Jr.
• Juan Pablo Cappello
• Vivian Donnell Rodriguez
• Evelyn Greer
• Louis-Albert Jolivert