Go Cross County Runners!!

The Immokalee Cross Country Team has been very successful in winning for FY 2019 and they even qualified for the State Championship which is coming this Saturday, November 8, in Tallahassee. For the community of Immokalee, Ave Maria, Big Cypress and surrounding area, please come to the championship event to show your support. Pictured from […]

Chamber President recongnized

On October 1, 2019 , Danny Gonzalez, President of the Immokalee Chamber of Commerce was very surprised at a meeting of the Collier County School Board. Danny was given recognition for his efforts to enhance our Hispanic Community as president of the Immokalee Chamber of Commerce. Danny works very hard to help his community of […]

The 2019 Holiday Season is just around the corner in Immokalee

The 2019’ Holiday Season in Immokalee is starting off on December 5, with the “6th Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree” at 107 1st & Main Street at 6 p.m. The Event will also include The Crowning Ceremony of Little Mr & Miss Snowflake competition from 0 to 5 years of Ages. Remember one cent […]

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart helps kick-off Pathways’ 55th year

The program started off with a 55th Birthday Blessing by Rev. Terry Mallory, Pastor of first Missionary Baptist Church & Pathways’ community partner with the Bension Center in Immokalee. Pathways’ Early Education Center Family wanted to show their thanks to everyone for joining them with their 55th Birthday Celebration and to kick off a season […]

Eye Centers of Florida welcomes new doctor

David C Brown a cataract surgeon and the founder of as well as the owner of The Eye Center of Florida in Immokalee (ECOF). The Immokalee office recently hired an Ophtamologist. Her name is Carmen Josefa Wilson, she was born in Malaga, Spain to Mr. and Mrs. George Wilson, who raised her in the Bronx, […]

Chamber holds Meet & Greet

The Immokalee Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a Meet & Greet plus the 55th Birthday Anniversary for The Pathways Early Educational Center formally known as Immokalee Day Care located on 415 Colorado Ave in Immokalee. The entire daycare building was beautifully decorated with all kinds of foods, a lovely birthday cake with a wine toast […]

Braden Clinic unveiling event

Ave Maria Development and the Braden Clinic announce a Healthcare Technology Showcase and Micro-Hospital Innovation Center Unveiling Event was held on Monday, March 18,2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Ave Maria Town Center. The event was free and open to the public and featured announcements on the new Braden Hospital as well […]

Golf Hall of Famer comes home to Immokalee

Jimmy Garvin came home to Immokalee to make a special appearance with the Collier County Museum for a Black History Month presentation in Naples. The presentation took place on February 20. Jimmy is a graduate of Immokalee High School and has written a book about his career. While stopping in Immokalee, Jimmy came by to […]

The 2018 Christmas Parade and Gala were a success

This year’s Christmas Committee had lots of changes to both Christmas Lighted parade and the Snow Gala! The line-up and staging was done for the first time in a new location but all in all the Parade Chair Ana Martinez did a wonderful job! This was her first time trying out a new schedule for […]

Meet and Greet at First1 Bank

Community members watched First1 Bank open its’ Immokalee Branch last May 29, with a Grand Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. On November 14, First1 Bank held its first “Meet and Greet Event” at 5:30 p.m. Vice President/Area Manager, Bernardo Barnhart wanted the Immokalee Chamber of Commerce (ICOC) to host a “Meet & Greet” for the new and […]