Success Stories: 

Below are just a few of the success stories occuring within Project Connect. With hundreds of youth obtaining Industry Recognized Certifications, obtaining employment and receiving life skills, social skills and employability skills, there are simply too many to list. Please "rollover" the description to see picture. 

Volunteer of the Year
Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to Jonathan Wallace on being the Florida Juvenile Justice Association (FJJA) Volunteer of the Year!

Youth Success Week
Youth Success Week

This Project Connect youth was awarded several certificates of achievement from DJJ as well as Senator Greg Evers.

Completing Goals
Completing Goals

This young man receive a new laptop computer after completing all of his goals on his Individualized Service Plan.

Youth Employment
Youth Employment

Youth obtained a job at Long John Silvers after obtaining a Food Handling Certification through Project Connect.

Computer Give Away
Computer Give Away

A youth participating Project Connect was the recent recipient of a brand new computer.

Youth Success Award
Youth Success Award

Youth never imagined being an AB honor roll student and succeeding at getting a job during his first job interview.

Laptop Awarded
Laptop Awarded

Youth awarded laptop after completing CAREER$ and his Food Handlers certification. Now working at Waffle House.

Volunteer Runner Up Award
Volunteer Runner Up Award

Congratulations to Julia Venturi on being the Florida Juvenile Justice Association Volunteer of the Year Runner Up!

Making a Difference
Making a Difference

A Life Coach taking this youth to the NAS Air Show and building a relationship that will last a life time.