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Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT)

Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust's mission is to ensure the equitable participation of Blacks in Miami-Dade County's economic growth through advocacy and monitoring of economic conditions and economic development initiatives in Miami-Dade County.

Prosperous neighborhoods are made of citizens that have equal access to the necessities that can assist them with changing their current condition and begin creating a better quality of life.

MDEAT operates in three areas of economic advancement:

Discover how MDEAT helps to advance its mission.

MDEAT is recruiting new Youth Action Committee Members

MDEAT is seeking a new action committee members to fill vacancies on its Youth Action Committee (YAC).

Ideal candidates are seasoned, strategic thinkers with successful track records in community based organizations, educational organizations, mental health organizations, criminal justice or law. They will have reputations of integrity and community service as well as possess knowledge, skills and expertise relevant to the position for which they are applying.

Deadline to apply is Monday, April 2, 2018 by 5 p.m. For more information, contact MDEAT at 305-375-5661 or with "Action Committee" in the subject line.

Registration is now open for the HAP Certification for Licensed Mortgage Loan Orignators (MLOs) and Closing Agents

Workshop attendance is required for MLOs and for Closing Agents. RSVP is required as space is limited. Walk-ins will not be permitted. All registered attendees must provide a copy of the printed ticket at the workshop.

Please note: We do not offer companywide lender certifications. This is for individual MLOs. Closing Agents must maintain a HAP certified individual on staff.

To REALTORS: A decision has been made to conduct the HAP Realtor Certification separately from the HAP Lender / MLO and Closing Agent Certification Workshop. Updates for this will be provided in September 2017.

Due to post Hurricane Irma consideration, the HAP Certification Workshop on Thursday, September 21 is postponed. A new date and location for both September 7 and September 21 workshop will be rescheduled. Updates will be posted by the end of this week.

Those attendees currently registered for either the September 7 or the September 21 workshop will be automatically registered for the new dates. Additional information regarding this will be be provided by email to the currently registered attendees.

Read more about the workshop.

  • Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Postponed
    • New date is Thursday, October 5, 2017. *Those who are currently registered for the September 7 workshop are automatically registered for the new date, Thursday, October 5. There is no need to re-register. Location and time will remain the same.*
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  • Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Postponed
    • New date is Friday, October 27, 2017. *Those who are currently registered for the September 21 workshop are automatically registered for the new date, Friday, October 27. There is no need to re-register. Location and time will remain the same.*

Cyber Warrior Diversity Program

Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT) promotes job-focused programs to increase Black participation in the cyber security and technology industry by offering cyber security training and certification.

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