By giving of her time talent and resources through philanthropic and charitable efforts, Ms. Lightfoot is dedicated to supporting international, national and local organizations that promote academic and arts education, live donor kidney transplants, and to build higher self esteem and leadership characteristics in youth and young adults, affording them opportunities to receive college scholarship awards for continuing education.
THREE LITTLE FLOWERS
The mission of The Three Little Flowers Center, Inc. is to provide financial, educational and professional support to Sant Twa Ti Fle in its efforts to nurture the students’ intellectual, social and physical capabilities in order for them to become productive citizens of Haiti and the world. Three Little Flowers Center, Inc. raises funds to meet the financial needs of the school. We provide technical assistance to the school staff in order to improve their skills and the services they deliver to the children. One of the essential goals for the 2016-2018 school year is to obtain adequate cash flow and financial stability to support the daily operation of sant twa ti flè. - http://www.3littleflowerscenter.org
Education and information needs for families and professionals, Public policy issues to improve the care provided to donors, Medical concerns before, during and after donation, Financial, employment and insurance issues before, during and after donation, Emotional issues surrounding living donation, Relationships with recipients and family members, The live donor experience, The NKF also serves as a communication link among living donors and between donors and the transplant community.
The mission of the Living Donor Council is: To enhance all aspects of the living donation process, including but not limited to, the decision whether or not to donate, the procedure and post-donation care, To provide educational and support resources at all phases of living donation, To advocate on behalf of living donors and potential donors, To utilize the experiences of living donors in order to educate prospective donors, increase awareness of the needs of living donors and those considering donation, and enhance the living donation process. http://www.kidney.org.
5000 ROLE MODELS OF EXCELLENCE PROJECT Miami-Dade County, Florida was Founded in 1993, by Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson
Since its inception, Girl Power has served well over a thousand Miami-Dade County public school students to: Prevent/reduce indoor/outdoor suspension, and truancy among at-risk school girls and Prevent/reduce the number of young girls entering into the juvenile justice system Improve overall academic performance among program participants. http://www.girlpowerrocks.org
The United Teachers of Dade,” Teaching Excellence Foundation,” is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. It provides support and opportunities for teachers, education professionals, and education support staff, to deepen their understanding of teaching and learning while enhancing their abilities as leaders in the field of education. United Teachers of Dade is a union of professionals who work to advance the cause of public education. They educate students, empower their members, and work with parents and the community to build a stronger Miami. www.utd.org.