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
2017 WINNER: SULZBACHER CENTER
2018 WINNER: 904WARD
2019 WINNER: WOMEN'S CENTER OF JACKSONVILLE
2020 WINNER: GATEWAY STEPS TO RECOVERY
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
2017 WINNER: BARNABAS CENTER
2018 WINNER: JACKSONVILLE HOSPITAL PARTNERSHIP: MAYO CLINIC, BAPTIST HEALTH, UF HEALTH, ST. VINCENTs HEALTHCARE, AND BROOKS REHABILITATION
2019 WINNER: NORTHEAST FLORIDA LONG-TERM RECOVERY ORGANIZATION
2020 WINNER: CHANGING HOMELESSNESS
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