Programs JTF Archives - Jason Taylor Foundation

         MISSION STATEMENT Destination Dorm helps alleviate the financial stress of furnishing a freshman residence hall space for graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence in the midst of financial hardship.  This scholarship program assists students going to college through a Destination Dorm Box. These items will bring some basic […]

  “Poetry is thoughts that breathe and words that burn.”  Thomas Gray   About the network: Everyone wants to be heard. Everyone wants to feel like their life, their story is important and that someone is listening. Oftentimes, children feel that no one is listening. They are taught to be the listeners and to regurgitate […]

We feel that what young people have to say about the world they inhabit and hope to construct is more useful than any armament, more complex than prison industrial systems, and louder than any bomb.” Kevin Coval, Co-founder of Louder Than A Bomb >> Register Now For Louder Than A Bomb Florida! <<       […]

CLICK HERE for information on how you can support the Read To Succeed Initiative With two locations, the Miramar Youth Enrichment Center and New Renaissance Middle School, the Jason Taylor Reading Room presented by StevenDouglas is a FREE, comprehensive after-school program designed to address academic challenges among inner-city youth, particularly in the areas of literacy. Middle […]

The Jason Taylor Foundation has partnered with Take Stock in Children to sponsor the “ Jason Taylor Scholars” program. This school-based, comprehensive mentoring and scholarship program is designed to break the cycle of poverty and academic failure for low-income, at-risk children in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Deserving 6 th and 7 th grade […]

The Jason Taylor Children’s Learning Center is a recreational and educational hub for hospitalized children at Holtz Children’s Hospital.  The center opens the world to hospitalized patients by allowing them to engage in social activities and interaction with others, while reinforcing grade-appropriate curriculum through educational software, all within a child-friendly environment. The center provides access to technology, […]

Cool Gear For The School Year, an original program of the Jason Taylor Foundation, each year provides a unique “back to school’ shopping experience for 60 underserved children from Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. Hosted by Old Navy at Tower Shops in Davie, the program provides each child with a $300 gift card and pairs him or […]

The Jason Taylor Foundation has teamed up with former Puerto Rican Junior National Table Tennis Champion, Juan Ly to create the JT’s Ping Pong Smash Kids Clinic – presented by UPS.  This annual program preceeds the Global Wealth Management JT’s Ping-Pong Smash – presented by Publix charity tournament and offers boys and girls of South Florida the opportunity to […]

The “Big Screens – Big Dreams” program was created by Jason Taylor to inspire and motivate young people in South Florida through feature films. Jason recognizes the tremendous impact movies have on today’s youth and uses positive, uplifting stories to teach and inspire. The “Big Screens – Big Dreams” program was created by Jason Taylor […]