Sen. Artiles’ Behavior Makes Him Unfit for Public Service

New Florida Majority’s North Florida Regional Director Moné Holder released the following statement on the organization’s reaction to the story of State Sen. Frank Artiles using racial slurs and other derogatory language in a private conversation with black legislators. “State Senator Frank Artiles’ racist and misogynist comments and aggressive behavior… Continue Reading

#DoingTheWork Campaign

This Women’s History Month NewFM will be highlighting black women #DoingTheWork in our community. Check out our features below. Use the hashtag #DoingTheWork to highlight women that you know making an impact in your community. Click here to financially support our criminal justice and gender justice work.   Liberty City native and NewFM… Continue Reading

NewFM Hires New Director of Development

In February, NewFM also announced the hiring of Danielle Goodman as its new Director of Development, where she will oversee the organization’s fundraising efforts and contribute to its strategic development. Danielle loves helping good, big, and beautiful ideas manifest. Formerly, she headed a venture to enable the international diffusion of innovative,… Continue Reading

Win For Equality = Win For NewFM

NewFM is proud to have worked with the Jacksonville Coalition for Equality in the fight for equality for all and an end to discrimination. We’re excited to announce that the LGBT-Inclusive Human Rights Ordinance was passed, protecting LGBT people from discrimination. Read more here.

SPLC, advocates urge Miami-Dade to resist Trump

The SPLC and a broad coalition of advocates and legal scholars today urged Florida’s Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners to uphold a county resolution that has saved millions of tax dollars and improved community relations with police by not requiring officers to detain people for immigration authorities in county jails…. Continue Reading