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OPPORTUNITIES TO CONNECT
#DenimDay2016 – Victim Service Center of Central Florida Honor victims of sexual violence on Denim Day by wearing jeans to work or school to promote discussion of the misconceptions that surround sexual violence. Collect donations from staff who participate to benefit the victims we serve. Visit www.VictimServiceCenter.org to make your donation.
MemberLink - Pain and Failure: The Secret to My Success The primary purpose of these monthly breakfast meetings is to Link Members to Success while focusing on the work of Orlando, Inc., and the other lines of business of the Central Florida Partnership. Special Guest is Ken Croston, President, World Class Installations, Inc.
Leadership Orlando Class 91 – Volusia County First-hand, feet-on-the-ground access to Volusia County’s world-renowned facilities and the leaders who are guiding the Daytona International Speedway, the home of “The Great American Race,” and Stetson University, founded in 1883 by Henry A. DeLand.
By Susan Towler, Vice President, Florida Blue Foundation
A small pebble dropped in the river can have ripple effects in the current for miles. The same can be said for early childhood education. The early years of a child’s life are key to future years of leading a healthy, prosperous life. The gains a child can make when intellectually stimulated begin at birth and are vital to creating a strong foundation for lifelong learning. Read more ...
On behalf of the Central Florida Partnership and the Orlando Chamber of Commerce, congratulations to the Central Florida Disability Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Veteran Business Initiative (VBI) IV candidates on their graduation. Read more ...
Following the success of the 2014 Invictus Games, the Invictus Games Foundation opened a bidding process for one of the 13 participating nations to bring the Invictus Games to their country. The United States was chosen as the host country and Orlando was chosen as the host city for the 2016 games. Read more ...
Post Legislative Session Update & Goals for the 2017 Legislative Session
The Central Florida Young Professionals Advisory Council (YPAC) held its second meeting of the 2016-2017 term at Harry P. Leu Gardens last Wednesday morning. Each Investor in the Central Florida Partnership and each member of the Orlando, Inc., Board of Directors has the opportunity to select one employee, under the age of 32, to represent their organization at the YPAC meetings. Read more ...