Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) announced Tuesday that more than 120 employees would be returning home after a three-month mutual assistance deployment to Puerto Rico following Hurricanes Maria and Irma.
With the Caribbean still recovering from last year's hurricanes and the start hurricane season less than two months away, the Patterson Foundation is providing $250,000 to NetHope to create the Caribbean Disaster Response and Preparedness Program. The Patterson Foundation is one of the first ...
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) recently opened its Boynton Beach Service Center, which was built to withstand a Category 5 hurricane and will serve as a shelter for staff members and contractors during storm events and a place to store pre-stage equipment for restoration efforts.
One of the major side effects of chemotherapy is a sharp drop in white blood cells, which leaves patients vulnerable to dangerous infections. MIT researchers have now developed a portable device that could be used to monitor patients’ white blood cell levels at home, without taking blood samples.
Investment funds 26-week incubator for women-owned startups, expands research on gaps in venture capital and helps launch new venture fund to invest in startups founded by minority women
JPMorgan Chase today announced a $1 million investment to help Black and Hispanic women-led startups thrive. This innovative, data-driven investment to build and grow underserved entrepreneurs is part of the firm’s $150 million Small Business Forward initiative to provide flexible financing and other support to underserved women, minority and veteran-owned small businesses and applying what the firm has learned from small business investments in other communities.
Prevot is helping Health Council of East Central Florida establish its program. With a $260,000 Innovation grant from the Florida Blue Foundation, the council started its first project with Prevot at Orlando Health's South Seminole Hospital, and specifically at the congestive heart failure and COPD clinics.
In these enhanced situation reports, we aggregate information about the region affected by the disaster and share it with consortium members and key partners. NetHope and NetHope members thank Cisco and The Patterson Foundation for their generous support of NetHope's Crisis Informatics work.
A proposal for a high-tech hub in the heart of Fort Myers could be a catalyst for information technology and cybersecurity firms, something Fort Myers officials have been dreaming of for years.
A public and private partnership between the city and the Southwest Florida Community Foundation is underway to build a regional technology hub.
Recently, the Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County awarded The Spady Museum $28,750 to support the Girls Technology & Leadership Academy. The Spady Museum’s Academy was one of 26 grant ideas funded through the CSC’s Great Ideas Initiative.
The Girls Technology & Leadership Academy is also funded in part by the Women's Foundation of Palm Beach County. The Great Ideas Initiative, started by the Council in 2016, provides grants of up to $25,000 to nonprofits with proposals that enhance the lives of Palm Beach County's children.
The president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Roxie Jerde, also announced at the luncheon that the Community Foundation would pledge an additional $500,000 to EdExploreSRQ, a program designed to match teachers with experiential learning opportunities.