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 the information […]

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 Louder Than A Bomb (LTAB) was founded in 2001, through the Young […]

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 school and high school students participate in the program for two hours per […]

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, […]

On Monday, September 5 (Labor Day), the Jason Taylor Foundation will host its twelfth annual “Cool Gear for the School Year” program at Old Navy. “Cool Gear for the School Year” will again provide 60 underserved children from Miami-Dade and Broward Counties the opportunity to participate in a “Back to School” shopping experience as part […]

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 […]

A collaboration with the Homestead Miami Speedway and the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network of the Jason Taylor Foundation, "Write Track Poetry" is a contest challenging participating Miami-Dade County middle school students to write and perform an original poem about their own legacy.

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 […]

The Ronnie Brown Project is a newly established program through the Jason Taylor Foundation, created to address critical issues and challenges faced by the youth of South Florida on a daily basis. The “23 WAYS to Stop Youth Violence” program is the first in a series of initiatives developed by Miami Dolphins Pro Bowl Running […]