Local Grade-Level Reading Communities

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Local Florida campaigns are established in Alachua County, Brevard County, Broward County, Charlotte County, City of Delray Beach, Desoto County, Hillsborough County, Indian River County, Duval County, Manatee County, Martin County, Miami-Dade County, Orange County, Palm Beach County, Pinellas County, Sarasota County and St. Lucie County.

Through the collective impact of the national campaign, local campaigns, state agency leaders, business leaders, and funders, our statewide movement will help promote school readiness, combat chronic absenteeism, improve summer learning and engage parents as their children’s first teachers.

For more information on local campaign efforts, please contact our local grade-level reading campaign lead-agency contacts.

COMMUNITY SERVED COMMUNITY LEAD CONTACT PERSON CONTACT
Alachua County United Way Mona Gil de Gibaja

(352) 333-0845

Email

Brevard County United Way Kevin James

(321) 615-3384

Email

Broward County Children’s Services Council of Broward County Sandra Bernard-Bastien

(954) 377-1666

Email

Charlotte County United Way of Charlotte County Angie Matthiessen

(941) 627-3539

Email

DeSoto County United Way Suncoast Sue Wetzel

(941) 328-6972

Email

Indian River County The Learning Alliance Marie O’Brien

(772) 532-1968

Email

City of Delray Beach City of Delray Beach Janet Meeks

(561) 243-7231

Email

Hillsborough United Way Suncoast Ellen Zinzeleta

(813) 274-0938

Email

Indian River County The Learning Alliance Jennifer Croom

(772) 321-8987

Email

Duval County Kids Hope Alliance Dr. Jennifer Blalock

(904) 255-4404

Email

Manatee County United Way Suncoast Bronwyn Beightol

(941) 932-8257

Email

Martin County Children’s Services Council of Martin County Laura Haase

772-288-5758, Ext. 101

Email

Miami-Dade County The Children’s Trust Danielle Barreras

(786) 693-0784

Email

Orange County/Orange County Early Learning Coalition of Orange County Cindy Jurie

(407) 841-6607

Email

Palm Beach County Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County Christy Potter

(561) 374-7608

Email

Pinellas County Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County Danielle Hintz

(727) 453- 5696

Email

Sarasota County Community Foundation of Sarasota County Kirsten Russell

(941) 556-7158

Email

St. Lucie County Children’s Services Council of St. Lucie County John Cesar

(772) 444-6224

Email

Suncoast Region (Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte & Desoto) The Patterson Foundation Beth Duda

(941) 952-1413

Email

Florida Statewide Campaign, Florida Children’s Council Tallahassee Grade-Level Reading Campaign Jenn Faber

(239) 432-0051

Email

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