Economic Advocacy Trust
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.
Business owners can get help with tools to foster economic growth in Targeted Urban Areas.
Homeownership Assistance Program
You can get help with the down payment and closing costs to purchase your first home.
Miami-Dade County Teen Court
Teen Court allows juveniles who have committed a first-time misdemeanor to permit other minors to decide their sentencing.
The Economic Development Action Committee focuses on heightening the awareness of critical issues that impact the economic vitality of the Black community.
The purpose of the Housing Advocacy Committee is to discuss issues that impact affordable housing availability in Miami-Dade and come up with solutions.
The Youth Action Committee takes a holistic approach in providing needed resources and information to underserved communities.
Calendar of Meetings
Calendar of meetings and events.
New members are needed to serve our community
There are vacancies to fill in the Economic Development, Housing Advocacy and Youth Action committees.
MDEAT seeks licensed mortgage loan originators and closing agents for HAP
The HAP Request For Qualifications is based on program updates and changes that will serve as a competitive screening process.
Teen Court seeks adult and youth volunteers
Teen Court volunteers can help make a difference in the lives of young people and serve in several courtroom positions.
The Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust is committed to ensuring 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.
All citizens should have equal access to:
Economic development funds
Fairness in the criminal justice system
Availability of funds for business ventures and/or employment opportunities
Affordable health care
Decent housing, and
The sensitivity of the public and private sectors to bring about the systemic change necessary to quell the illusion of inclusion
Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust is providing part of the solution to mobilizing Miami-Dade's black community!