One Community One Goal
One Community One Goal provides Miami-Dade County with a roadmap for its future economic development success. It is a community-wide effort that provides a unified vision to create an environment where significant job creation occurs with a focus on new higher-paying jobs in seven target industries.
Read more about our target industries.
Education has been identified as the foundation of One Community One Goal and is the key driver of the seven target industries.
The One Community One Goal Leadership Team reflects the public-private nature of this economic development initiative.
About Our Leaders
Nelson Lazo, Chief Executive Officer, Doctors Hospital, Co-Chair
Matt Haggman, Program Director, Knight Foundation, Co-Chair
Academic Leaders Council
The Beacon Council Foundation
The Beacon Council Foundation is a 501(C) 3, is Florida not-for-profit organization and an affiliate of The Beacon Council, a 501(C) 6, created exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. For more information on the Beacon Council Foundation, click here.
The impact of One Community One Goal is far-reaching. A brighter community future can be established through the enhancement of our educational institutions and business environment. A community of talented young professionals and entrepreneurs who are vested in Miami-Dade County's future growth can emerge. Employment levels and better paying jobs can increase. And an environment of economic sustainability can be built through the diversification of our industries.
The sole member of the Foundation is The Miami-Dade Beacon Council, Inc. Click here for the 2014-2015 board members.
A collection of our videos can be found here.