Taste of Immokalee earns approval by Florida Ready to Work Program

IMMOKALEE – Taste of Immokalee, a youth entrepreneurship program and business created and operated by high school students, is proud to announce its partnership with Florida Ready to Work. Florida Ready to Work is an innovative education and economic development program sponsored and funded by the State of Florida that certifies that a Florida student/jobseeker […]

Taste of Immokalee selected as a Community Bag Program Beneficiary

Immokalee – Taste of Immokalee, a Benefit Corporation committed to providing hands-on business experience to youth desiring to break the cycle of poverty, has been selected as a beneficiary of the Community Bag Program for the months of February and March at the Winn-Dixie store in Immokalee. The Community Bag Program, which launched in January […]

Local business doing good together

At first sight, it may seem as though two local companies have little in common: investment firm Wasmer, Schroeder & Company which employs finance-savvy professionals across the nation, and Taste of Immokalee, which employs high school students rising out of the poverty of Immokalee. But the focus of today’s corporate giving event looks far beyond […]