Hear from our CEO, Board Chair, clients and staff about what Catalyst Miami stands for and what they do to make Miami-Dade a better place.
Participants from our Leadership programs put their skills in effective leadership, policy advocacy, and community development to the test in our annual trip to Tallahassee. They represented several neighborhoods in Miami-Dade County with the goal of affecting social change in their communities.
Camilo Mejia, our Networks Director, speaking to the Miami Climate Alliance about how to become an advocate of climate resilience in our community by calling for more support and funding of these issues in the County budget and holding workshops on topics such as speaking at public meetings for your causes and writing letters to the editor.
Public Allies Miami is headquartered in south Florida by Catalyst Miami. This photo shows our last cohort of Public Allies at one of several trainings where they learn 21st Century leadership and workplace skills from leaders of diverse backgrounds. Topics include learning new ways of responding to problems and initiating solutions that encourage shared responsibility, alliance-building, and using existing resources.
Celebrating graduation of the Children's Leadership Training Institute (CLTI), one of our programs offering leadership development training that helps children, grades K-5, learn the leadership skills needed to become effective advocates in their community. Participants will experience a multiple intelligence-based curriculum designed to develop young leaders.
Having some fun at a staff meeting with ice cream!
Prosper: Helping families become healthy and financially secure
We connect low-income families to preventative healthcare options and basic needs services; and we provide financial services such as free tax preparation, credit building and saving opportunities, and comprehensive financial coaching.
Lead: Cultivating grassroots leaders for social change
Everyone can lead: at home, in the classroom, in the community. We teach individuals how to find their voice and make a difference in their communities; and we offer training and practice opportunities for youth and adults in advocacy and public policy.
Catalyze: Activating organizations and networks to fight poverty
Through our Catalyze programs, we work collaboratively with our clients and partner organizations, breaking down silos of all shapes and sizes to activate coalitions and networks that share our vision of a THRIVING Miami. We believe that change happens through collective action. Join the movement!