Housing Opportunities Project for Excellence, Inc. (HOPE) is an organization that has been at the forefront of the struggle to make fair housing a reality in South Florida for twenty-seven (27) years. HOPE's mission is to fight housing discrimination in Miami-Dade and Broward counties and to promote equal housing opportunities throughout Florida. HOPE envisions playing a major role in bringing housing discrimination to an end by empowering people through education, advocacy, and the enforcement of fair housing laws. HOPE promotes equal housing opportunity through education & outreach that is designed to ensure that the general public becomes knowledgeable about fair housing laws and encourages compliance in the private housing industry. Enforcement efforts include testing and investigation of alleged fair housing violations, pursuing the enforcement of meritorious claims through litigation, and the filing of administrative complaints with the appropriate government agencies.