Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) continued its mission of preparing future leaders as they awarded four-year renewable scholarships to five college bound female students of Jamaica descent, at JWOF’s fourth (4th) annual Women’s Empowerment Conference held recently (Mar. 17) at the Jungle Island in Miami. Here the scholarship recipients share a proud camera moment with corporate sponsors and JWOF team.
MIAMI, FL – Today, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (FL-24), announced that the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation is now accepting applications for the CBC Spouses Education Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 1988 by Congressional Black Caucus spouses in response to federal cuts in spending for education programs and scholarships, which disproportionately affect people of color.
MIAMI (March 7, 2018) – In the criminal justice system, prosecutors wield considerable power over who is charged with a crime, what charges defendants face, and whether or not they are eligible for plea agreements.
MIAMI (Feb. 27, 2017) – Former Congressman Patrick Murphy has been named a senior fellow at FIU’s Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs,where he will assist the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy with the launch of a new public policy fellowship.