The Florida Education Foundation (FEF), as the direct support organization for the Florida Department of Education, is proud to partner with multiple state agencies in an effort to support the Hope Florida - A Pathway to Prosperity Initiative. This initiative focuses on collaboration between the private sector, faith-based community and government entities to breakdown traditional community silos in an effort to maximize support and uncover opportunities to support Florida families.

As part of the Hope Florida- A Pathway to Prosperity initiative, First Lady Casey DeSantis launched the Hope Florida Fund to harness the charity of the private sector to provide financial resources to deserving non-profit organizations dedicated to meeting the needs of students and families because government is not and should not be the only solution. The Hope Florida Fund has the ability to locate and support small non-profits who are mission-driven and invest the majority of their funds to assist those in need. With the support of generous donations, the Hope Florida Fund has been able to award non-profits that:

If you're interested in supporting this effort, click the button below to donate or contact FEF Executive Director, Lindsey Zander at

Donate to Hope Florida Fund

Special thanks to our HOPE FLORIDA sponsors!