Florida Faith-Based and Community-Based Advisory Council

Florida SealMISSION: The Council exists to facilitate connections to strengthen communities and families in the state of Florida.

VISION: To advise the Governor and the Legislature on policies, priorities and objectives for the state’s comprehensive efforts to enlist, equip, enable, empower, and expand the work of faith-based, volunteer, and other community organizations to the full extent permitted by law.

The Florida Faith-Based and Community-Based Council serves as a formal advisory council to the Executive Office of the Governor and to the Legislature. The goals of the Council are to enlist, enable, empower and expand the work of volunteer faith-based and community-based organizations. There are many volunteer opportunities throughout state government. The Council is tasked with providing annual recommendations to the Governor and Legislature that will encourage the government and the faith-based community to work together to improve social services for Floridians.

To learn more about the Faith-Based and Community-Based Advisory Council members please click here. A map of their locations can be found here. For more information, please call (850) 717-9261.

Read the 2013 Florida Faith-Based and Community-Based Advisory Council Annual Report

Next Advisory Council Meeting
Next Meeting:
April 8, 2014
9:00am – 12:30pm
Governor’s Large Conference Room
The Capitol
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

2014 Meeting Materials
2013 Meeting Materials
2012 Meeting Materials
2011 Meeting Materials

Advisory Council Initiatives:
Annual Conference Workgroup
• Child Welfare Workgroup
Criminal Justice Workgroup
Disaster Planning Workgroup
Family Initiatives Workgroup
Legislative Workgroup

 

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