Miami Dade College Free Affordable Care Act Information Workshops

Miami Dade College Free Affordable Care Act Information Workshops
Saturday, Jan. 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Affordable Care Act Information WorkshopNorth Campus
11380 NW 27 Ave.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (first floor)

Thursday, Jan. 15, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Wolfson Campus
300 NE Second Ave.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (second floor)

Saturday, Jan. 24, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Kendall Campus
11011 SW 104 St.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (first floor)

Saturday, Jan. 31, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
North Campus
11380 NW 27 Ave.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (first floor)

Thursday, Feb. 5, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Wolfson Campus
300 NE Second Ave.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (second floor)

Saturday, Feb. 7, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Kendall Campus
11011 SW 104 St.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (first floor)

Saturday, Feb. 14, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
North Campus
11380 NW 27 Ave.
Computer Courtyard, Building 2 (first floor)

Space is limited so reserve today.
Click here to RSVP for free.

Miami Dade College (MDC) will host another round of Enroll America informational workshops on the Affordable Care Act (ACA), answering questions and providing assistance regarding Florida’s insurance marketplace. Free and open to the public, the workshops will be held throughout the months of January and February at various MDC campuses. The enrollment deadline is Feb. 15.

Trained volunteers will be on hand to help guide MDC students and the public at large on the application and enrollment process. This effort is focused on connecting the community with the right resources and information allowing for the selection of a health insurance plan that best fits individual needs and budgets.

Emerge Broward Hosts Their Ninth Annual Leadership Summit 1/23/15, 1/24/15

Emerge Broward Hosts Their Ninth Annual Leadership Summit
Friday, 01/23/2015 – 01/24/2015 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
summitKick Off Party on Friday at JM LEXUS 5350 W Sample Rd, Margate, FL 33073 & Guest Speaker Sessions on Saturday at Broward College 3501 Davie Rd, Davie, FL 33314
Kick Off Party on Friday at JM LEXUS 5350 W Sample Rd, Margate, FL 33073 & Guest Speaker Sessions on Saturday at Broward College 3501 Davie Rd, Davie, FL 33314,
5350 W Sample Rd, Florida 33073
Webpage Link
Cost: $20-$55

Join Emerge Broward for their Ninth Annual Leadership Summit, sponsored by Greenberg Traurig, on January 23rd and January 24th, 2015. Leadership Summit kicks off Friday at JM Lexus, where like-minded young professionals can mix and mingle as they enjoy tasty bites and an open bar. The event continues Saturday at Broward College with guest speaker sessions featuring Kathleen Cannon, CEO of the United Way of Broward County, Heiko Dobrikow, General Manager of the Riverside Hotel, David Armstrong, President of Broward College, Shevrin Jones, State Representative at the Florida House of Representatives, and many others. The event is $45 for members and $55 for guests. Free for Emerge Broward members only attending Friday night, $20 for guests only attending Friday night.

2015 Florida Venture Capital Conference 1/29/15

2015 Florida Venture Capital Conference
Thursday, 01/29/2015 – 01/30/2015 08:00 am – 02:00 pm
STD_TOP_New_DiplomatThe Diplomat Resort & Spa
3555 S Ocean Drive,,
Hollywood, Florida 33019
Webpage Link
Cost: Before Friday, January 9, 2014: $599 per person; After Friday, January 9, 2014: $649 per person

The Florida Venture Forum, a statewide support organization for venture capitalists and entrepreneurs, is inviting company executives with mid-to-later-stage, Florida-based companies to apply to present their company pitches before investors and venture capitalists at the 2015 Florida Venture Capital Conference. The deadline for entries is Tuesday, Dec. 30. In addition, the conference will feature workshops, panel discussions, networking opportunities, and access to industry thought-leaders with many of Florida’s top companies. More details are available in the conference schedule.

Art Basel Conversations New Funding Model for the Visual Art 12/5/14

Friday December 5, 10 am

Speakers: Stephanie Pereira, Dennis Scholl, Jérôme Poggi
Moderator: András Szánto

Art Basel launched the Crowdfunding Initiative on September 12, 2014 in partnership with Kickstarter to support non-profit visual arts organizations. Since the launch, almost USD $170,000 has been raised by 935 backers through the initiative. The average donation on Art Basel’s curated page on Kickstarter is USD $182 per backer – more than 3x the average donation per backer on Kickstarter.

Several key people from the Art Basel Crowdfunding Initiative will be on hand in Miami, including jury members, participating non-profit organizations, artists and the Kickstarter team.

Art Basel Salon Art Basel’s Crowdfunding Initiative 12/6/14

Friday December 5, 6 pm:

Speakers: Jurors Mari Spirito and Glenn Phillips; Stephanie Pereira, Kickstarter; Mary Ceruti, SculptureCenter; and Aaron Cezar, Delfina Foundation.
Moderator: András Szánto

Jurnid Sessions Art Basel Edition Media Arts and Verticals 12/4/14

Jurnid Sessions – Art Basel Edition: Media Arts & Verticals
Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
jurnidThe LAB Miami
400 NW 26th St.
Miami, FL 33127
$ 10
Register Online

Are you creating for a niche audience? Join our esteemed panelists of media creatives for a fun evening of Q&A at Jurnid Sessions – Art Basel Edition! This session we focus on how niche communities are created and eventually become media brands. Gain valuable insights from our panel of entrepreneurs. Build a better content strategy, join the conversation.

Shades of Philanthropy 2014 Diversity Workshop, Annual Meeting and Holiday Party 12/9/14

Shades of Philanthropy 2014 Diversity Workshop, Annual Meeting and Holiday Party, Tuesday December 9, 2014. 3:30pm-8:30pm
afplogoUnited Way of Miami-Dade
Ansin Building, Ryder room
3250 Southwest Third Avenue
Miami, FL 33129
AFP Member: $20 early bird|$25** after Dec 2
Future Members $30 early bird | $35** after Dec 2

Schedule
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM – Shades of Philanthropy
3:30 on the dot, give or take, networking, schmoozing, noshing, etc.
3:40 sharp (more or less), program begins
5:13 (or thereabouts), interactive Q&A
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM – Annual Meeting
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Holiday Party
6:36 or so, more networking, schmoozing, noshing, etc

Successful Fundraising Strategies in Diverse Markets:
A Case Study Perspective
Our Shades of Philanthropy case studies will provide an inside view of two local non-profit fundraising success stories. Through their creative innovations and techniques, you will take away tried and true strategies that will boost your organization’s revenues.

Presenters:
Tina Brown, Executive Director, Overtown Youth Center
Yance Torres, Development Manager, Overtown Youth Center
Gepsie M. Metellus, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Haitian Neighborhood Center Sant La

But wait, there’s more!
Immediately following our Shades of Philanthropy presentation, join us for our long anticipated, eagerly awaited Annual Meeting and Holiday Party at the sumptuous (but unpretentious) confines of The United Way! We’ll be a little short of Powerpoint presentations, but long on meeting, greeting and networking with fabulous fellow fundraisers – and, did we mention, the cost is Eff Are Eee Eee!
and, as if that’s not enough…

Several fabulous door prizes will be featured for lucky AFP Miami members who attend the Holiday Party, including a $250 Cruise Gift Certificate. (Good on any of the following cruise lines: Azamara, Celebrity, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian or Carnival Cruise Line. Certificate expires December 31, 2015.)

For the convenience of Members’ busy holiday calendars, we have scheduled these 3 events together! Attend 1,2, or all 3!