Membership

 

The Glades Initiative membership is made up of organizations that are either 501(c)3 organizations with a Glades  address, are health and human services organizations that provide services west of 20-Mile Bend, or are local educational institutions or churches, or otherwise have a vested interest in the health and human services program in the Glades area. 

 

The membership shall reflect a broad representation of health and human service entities that provide services in the Glades. Becoming a member is a formal indication of your commitment to working collaboratively to address the health and human service needs of the Glades community. Membership entitles you to many benefits.  Click our application below to find out more.

 

 

 

 

 

The Glades Initiative, Inc. (GI) will serve anyone regardless of age, gender, race or ethnicity. Currently, our resident clients are all low-income, families and individuals, 90% are Haitian or Hispanic/Latino with limited English, low-literacy and limited access to computers.

 

Membership in The Glades Initiative is open to organizations that are:
 

  • 501 (c) 3 corporations with Glades addresses; or

  • Health and human service organizations that provide services west of 20-mile bend; or

  • Local educational institutions, churches, subdivisions of the state; or

  • Entities recognized by the Glades Initiative Management Board with a vested interest in the health and human service programs in the Glades area.

 

As a membership organization, The Glades Initiative will accomplish its mission through:

  • Identifying critical issues and needs affecting the human conditions of residents of the Glades communities

  • Developing community collaborative relationships

  • Strengthening the operational and goverance infrastructure of member organizations

  • Implementing effective responses to the identified needs

  • Advocating on behalf of the community

 

 

 

 

Call us:

561.996.3310

Find us: 

141 SE Ave. C 
Belle Glade, FL  33430

© 2018 by The Glades Initiative 

SOLICITATIONS UNDER THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES REGISTRATION #CH16445 BENEFIT THE PROGRAMS AND SERVICES THE GLADES INITIATIVE, INC. INFORMATION ABOUT THE GLADES INITIATIVE IS AVAILABLE AT (561) 996-3310, OR AT www.gladesinitiative.org 'A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES AT WWW.FLORIDACONSUMERHELP.COM OR BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.' The Glades Initiative, Inc. a not for profit tax exempt organization receives 100% of each contribution.