Local Focus. Lasting Impact.™ Awards
The Nonprofit Center has celebrated innovation and collaboration in the sector since 2013 through the Local Focus. Lasting Impact.™ The Awards, developed as a result of the Moving Forward Together initiative, have morphed over time, but since 2016 have celebrated two categories: Social Innovation & Collective Power.
GENERAL AWARDS INFORMATION
SOCIAL INNOVATION AWARD
This award honors a local trailblazing team that shook things up, challenged the status quo, and was the first to introduce a creative solution to an on-going issue or problem. The team’s sustainable solution has delivered results proving that it is more effectively, efficiently, or just in improving the lives of their program participants.
2016 WINNER: WE CARE JACKSONVILLE
Click here to view the We Care Jacksonville Award Video, Produced by WJCT.
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2017 WINNER: SULZBACHER CENTER
Click here to view the Sulzbacher Center Award Video, Produced by WJCT.
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2018 WINNER: 904WARD
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2019 WINNER: WOMEN'S CENTER OF JACKSONVILLE
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2020 WINNER: GATEWAY STEPS TO RECOVERY
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COLLECTIVE POWER AWARD
This award honors an unstoppable collaborative team of local nonprofits, funders, government, business, and/or community leaders that have gone beyond serving a population and implemented systemic and sustainable improvements that solved big problems. This team achieved greater system-wide results than one organization could have realized on its own and, as a result, established a new standard of excellence.
2016 WINNER: FAMILY FOUNDATIONS OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA
Click here to view the Family Foundations Award Video, Produced by WJCT.
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2017 WINNER: BARNABAS CENTER
Click here to view the Barnabas Center Award Video, Produced by WJCT.
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2018 WINNER: JACKSONVILLE HOSPITAL PARTNERSHIP: MAYO CLINIC, BAPTIST HEALTH, UF HEALTH, ST. VINCENTs HEALTHCARE, AND BROOKS REHABILITATION
Click here to learn more about the Jacksonville Hospital Partnership Award Winning Mental Health First Aid initiative.
2019 WINNER: NORTHEAST FLORIDA LONG-TERM RECOVERY ORGANIZATION
Click here to learn more about the Northeast Florida Long-Term Recovery Organization.
2020 WINNER: CHANGING HOMELESSNESS
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