Advocacy is at the heart of what we do--we advocate on behalf of low-to-moderate income (LMI) residents and small business owners to create and innovate equitable, accessible, and sustainable solutions. Through public education, public policy, and other campaigns, we are raising awareness of the sharpest intersections Our Coalition's advocates and affiliate organizations work together in many ways to ensure that under-resourced neighborhoods have equitable housing and economic opportunities in communities throughout South Florida.
SFCDC plays an important and unique role in our ecosystem as a regional intermediary in providing a cross-sectoral platform for local nonprofits and mission-driven for-profits to discuss their policy needs. We advocate at the local and state level on those interconnected needs on their behalf while keeping them abreast on the latest impact of federal regulations and resources.
We believe everyone deserves a safe and healthy home to live, work, play, and grow. We are combatting the conditions working again that to promote means to build personal and community wealth. We are strengthening the connection between people and the places they share through a people-centered approach.
Small Business Advocacy
We are rethinking what it means to cultivate regeneration eliminate gentrification. We are working together to combat small business displacement and marginalization by advocating for incentives, protections, and other needs.
We believe a sustainable community manages its human, natural, and financial capital to meet current needs while ensuring adequate resources are available for future generations. It takes a long-term perspective – focusing on anticipating and adapting to change.