In the Community

Here’s Where to Bring Hurricane Michael Relief Donations This Weekend

New Florida Majority volunteers and staff continue to work to help communities recover from Hurricane Michael. Check out these resources to pitch in.

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NewFM Readies General Election Push

With previous elections lost by 1% or 66,000 votes, victory will be determined by the new and ignored voters who cast their ballots this year.

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South Florida Residents Gather This Saturday to Create Neighborhood-based Disaster Action Plans

The “2018 Serious Games" will use simulations and workshops to explore what communities can do to be more prepared for future extreme weather events.

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Beyond the March: A Youth-Led Town Hall on Gun Violence

The conversation began with a panel of 6 youth, all of which were asked one simple question: “when was the last time you felt safe?” Most of the youth said never.

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NewFM & Partners Host Broward Community Conversation and Legislative Debrief

NewFM: Conversations like this need to happen with more frequency so that community members can take ownership of their own destiny.

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WRLN: Community Groups Begin Work On Hurricane Plans…

WLRN covers our presser announcing a series of community resiliency meetings in Miami Dade and Broward Counties.

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Miami Organizations Announce Community Resiliency Meetings In Miami-Dade & Broward

The community meetings are just one part of a larger statewide initiative dedicated to building better resilience infrastructure within low-income neighborhoods.

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Disaster Resilence Community Meetings

Check out this list of planned community meetings in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, and join one near you to help create disaster preparedness plans for your community.

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Leaders Find a Deeper Appreciation for History & the Struggle in In Memphis

NewFM leaders joined thousands in Memphis for a series of events, speakers and performances commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Memphis sanitation workers’ strike and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Reflections on the Road to Memphis

Before arriving in Memphis for rallies and marches commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., NewFM members stopped by two historic civil rights sites in Birmingham, Alabama.

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