Councilman Harris Takes Part in Youth College Fair

Councilman Harris Takes Part 2013 Tafari Awards in Youth College Fair

Councilman Rodney Harris

On June 1, 2013, City of Miami Gardens and Councilman Rodney Harris partnered with the Florida Circuit Court 11 to host a college fair day for South Florida youth. The fair provided high school students the opportunity to view college presentations, receive applications and earn community service hours.

Why a college fair at this juncture?

“One of the greatest gifts that someone can give a young person is to open doors to a world that can help them to be productive citizens in their community,” explains Councilman Harris.

It was a successful collaboration between city leadership, police and social service providers who are focused on bringing a positive change and directing area youth to a more productive life.

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