The M-DCPS Office of Economic Opportunity will join the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce, Miami-Dade County, Miami-Dade Housing, City of North Miami and Miami Gardens for this small business workshop.  The event will be held at Florida Memorial University on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 9:00am to 11:30am.  The address is 15800 NW 42nd Avenue in Miami Gardens.

What:  Miami Dolphins, AARP Foundation to pack ONE MILLION MEALS
Event:   Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sun Life Stadium Gate G, 347 Don Shula Drive, Miami Gardens, FL 33056

Commissioner Sally A. Heyman, District 4; Chief Judge Bertila Soto; Corrections Director Marydell Guevara; Miami-Dade Police Director J.D. Patterson; Juvenile Assessment Center Director Morris Copeland; Judge Steve Leifman; Deputy Mayor Russell Benford and other criminal justice officials will host a press conference to discuss budget initiatives for Public Safety & Justice priorities. The press conference is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, September 17, 2013, at 1:30 PM at the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, 2nd floor press room.

Miami-Dade County Animal Services and Water and Sewer Departments; as well as, the Division of Environmental Resources Management’s Adopt-a-Tree program and the Office of Sustainability are teaming up to offer FREE trees, FREE pet adoptions, FREE water efficient showerheads, FREE energy efficient light bulbs and the opportunity to properly dispose of old electronics on Sunday, September 14, from 9 a.m. to noon at Miami Dade College North Campus, 11380 NW 27th Avenue, Miami.