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What is the Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation?

The Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation is a  charitable organization comprised of active  and former members of the Dr. Antonio Jorge Social and Economic Development Council (SEDC)  - an advisory board committed to improving social and economic conditions in Miami- Dade County. The SEDC accomplishes this by suggesting and recommending to the Board of County Commissioners the appropriate short- and long-term policies and measures to reactivate the economy of the County, with special attention to the needs of low income segments of the population in an effort to reduce socio-economic disparities. Mission Statement: To improve the quality of life of all residents of Miami-Dade County by providing the County Commission and Mayor with timely, objective, transparent and thoughtful advice on significant social and economic issues. The Council aims to pursue a balanced perspective among economic development, social justice, and environmental sustainability, both in the short and long term.

© The Dr. Antonio Jorge Social and Economic Development Council, 2018/19

Scholarship Opportunity The Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation is proud to offer the Dr. Antonio Jorge Political Economy Scholarship, consisting of two $500 awards intended to memorialize Dr. Jorge’s life and to promote his ideals: a better society for all, education, and international cooperation. Click here for more information.

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What is the Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation?

The Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation is a  charitable organization comprised of active  and former members of the Dr. Antonio Jorge Social and Economic Development Council (SEDC)  - an advisory board committed to improving social and economic conditions in Miami-Dade County. The SEDC accomplishes this by suggesting and recommending to the Board of County Commissioners the appropriate short- and long- term policies and measures to reactivate the economy of the County, with special attention to the needs of low income segments of the population in an effort to reduce socio-economic disparities. Mission Statement: To improve the quality of life of all residents of Miami-Dade County by providing the County Commission and Mayor with timely, objective, transparent and thoughtful advice on significant social and economic issues. The Council aims to pursue a balanced perspective among economic development, social justice, and environmental sustainability, both in the short and long term.

 

© The Dr. Antonio Jorge Social and Economic Development

Council, 2018/19

Scholarship Opportunity The Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation is proud to offer the Dr. Antonio Jorge Political Economy Scholarship, consisting of two $500 awards intended to memorialize Dr. Jorge’s life and to promote his ideals: a better society for all, education, and international cooperation. Click here for more information.