To introduce educators in Knight communities to action civics through the Mikva Challenge's 'New Civics Practitioners Conference' in June 2015.
To support the New Americans Campaign to enable more immigrants to become naturalized citizens in Detroit, Charlotte, Miami and San Jose - accelerating civic engagement and talent retention.
To establish Knight Innovator in Residence program at Florida International University to work with students and faculty to develop innovative digital media projects and inspire new courses and research.
In Miami, the home of the foundation, we are supporting the creatives, entrepreneurs, innovators and agents of change who are shaping the region’s future.
We are investing in the spaces and events where they can meet and connect. The goal is to foster a startup culture, open to the broader community, that helps make Miami a place where ideas are built.
We invest in civic innovators who help cities attract and keep talented people, expand economic opportunity and create a culture of engagement.
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Miami Community Advisory Committee
• Javier Soto (chair)
• Robert Barlick, Jr.
• Juan Pablo Cappello
• Vivian Donnell Rodriguez
• Evelyn Greer
• Louis-Albert Jolivert