INVEST IN THE FSU CFC CENTER
Why Invest in the StoopsCenter for Communities, Familes, and
The Stoops Center for Communities, Families, and Children was established to generate and sustain knowledge and funding assets needed for the development of effective policies, services, and applied research.
The FSU CFC Center is able to capitalize on the FSU College of Social Work’s current efforts while continuing to expand into new areas of research, grants, engagement, and collaboration.
To achieve these goals, the FSU CFC Center develops innovative solutions and outcomes through a cross-disciplinary, multidisciplinary approach. See below for some examples of our important work.
Through Your Support
- The FSU CFC Center will sustain innovative research that successfully translates into applied policy, community-based programs, and opportunities for FSU faculty and students to impact policy and practice.
- Your gifts allow the FSU CFC Center to enhance diversity and expand its partnerships. It allows the FSU College of Social Work to develop and fund future projects dedicated to augmenting the student experience and career opportunities.
- Your investment would also ensure the center is equipped with a talented staff, including engaged and invested students and faculty, a key component for bringing about grant opportunities, managing the logistics of interdisciplinary teams, and sustaining ongoing initiatives.
Funding the Center’s Initiatives
$400 – Your donation will enable a student to receive a scholarship for the Professional Certification in Trauma and Resilience to develop the knowledge and skills they need to understand the impact of adult and childhood trauma, along with the keys to resilience.
$1,200 – Your donation will enable 3 students to receive a scholarship for the Professional Certification in Trauma and Resilience to develop the knowledge and skills they need to understand the impact of adult and childhood trauma, along with the keys to resilience.
$5,000 – Your donation will enable the development of a renowned speaker series on an emerging subject in Social Work.
$10,000 – Your donation supports the Florida Substance Use Disorder Higher Educational Consortium. This consortium collaborates with 11 members across the State of Florida to develop curricula focused on substance abuse. Additionally, the National Association of Social Workers – Florida Chapter and Citrus Health Network Inc. also contribute their support to this endeavor. Your donation directly aids in developing and implementing substance use oriented courses through this valuable partnership.
$25,000 – Your donation assists in disaster relief and recovery, prioritizing children’s needs after disasters by increasing caregiver capacity to give support and guidance to children that will result in increasing their potential to thrive at school and at home.
$50,000 – Your donation supports FSU CFC Fellows and providing experiential learning opportunities for FSU Students.
$75,000 – Your donation strengthens translational community-based research through the FSU College of Social Work faculty, which would provide a return on investment through enormous public value and impact on communities, families, and children.
$100,000 – Your donation sustains the FSU Resilience Project which helps students identify and build on their strengths and encourages personal growth, whether students have experienced prior trauma or not. This gift will help keep the website maintained and keep material fresh and help create new material and expand current modules to encompass diverse student experiences.
For more information, please contact Collette Podgorski
Director of Development, College of Social Work and University-Wide Initiatives
Office: 850-645-1321 Cell: 850-228-8536 Email: email@example.com