Palm Tree Tech Center and its Team members believe that Giving back is what we are called to do! The Organizations and those that put their time in to make “it happen” in our community to help the less fortunate or those affected by tragedy are what makes our community so Awesome!
Organizations Supported by Us :
Oviedo Police Foundation
The Oviedo Police Foundation was established in 2013 as an independent, non-profit organization (under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code) by a group of Oviedo citizens who desire to enhance the Oviedo Police Department. The Foundation raises money through fundraisers and donation and DOES NOT solicit by telephone or telemarketers.
HOPE Helps, Inc’s mission is to prevent and reduce homelessness in Central Florida by equipping individuals and families to become self-sufficient through Housing, Outreach, Prevention, and Education.
Boys Town of Central Florida
While ministering to the homeless on the streets of Omaha, Nebraska, Father Edward Joseph Flanagan developed a lifelong interest in young people and their struggle to grow into responsible, productive members of society. Today, with your help, we continue Father Flanagan’s mission of saving children and healing families.
Changing the way America cares for children, families, and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind, and spirit.
To enhance the quality of life of children and families in our community who are in crisis. Our foundation provides grant funding to our Community Partners who we strategically identify as having the capacity to provide our quality of life programs to children and families.
Funding for our programs is made possible with revenues derived from the generosity of our Founding Partners, Board of Directors, Giving Society, Corporate and Individual Donors, and supporters of annual fundraising events who believe in our mission and programs. Helpful Hands holds events throughout the year to raise funds for our programs and raise awareness of our mission in the community. Events currently available for registration are shown below.
Key Life Network
Key Life exists to communicate that the deepest message of the ministry of Jesus and the Bible is the radical grace of God to sinners and sufferers. Because life is hard for everyone, grace is for all of us.
Racing with Jesus Ministries
Racing with Jesus Ministries has been the Racer’s Church since 1980. We have the unique opportunity to change lives in Motorsports by bringing the Good News. We do that directly to the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, the World Racing Group’s World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and World of Outlaws Dirt Late Model Series, We travel with other regional touring series and with the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series. We serve local drivers with Track Chaplains all across America. Whether on the road or at your local track you can find us sharing the life changing message of hope to those in the racing community.
We share that message through pre-race pit-side Victory Chapel services, driver’s meeting prayers, invocations and one on one. We reach thousands of people each week with our published Bible teachings. We pray with teams, drivers, their families and officials, providing a way for those in the racing community to find a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Partner with us as we have many ways that you can help us accomplish the mission that God has laid on our hearts. Please check out our support page for the many ways you can join our team.
Oviedo Citizens in action
OCIA”S mission is to aid, encourage, and foster community improvements and participation of low income families in Central Florida.
Oviedo Historical Society
The Oviedo Historical Society was organized in November 1973 by a group of citizens dedicated to the preservation of the history of the Oviedo community. The goal of the Society is the establishment of a permanent museum that will be engaged in the collecting, cataloging and storing of historical documents and artifacts relating to the History of Oviedo and the surrounding communities.
Oviedo Winter Springs Optimist Club
Pour Your Heart Into A Child’s Life
Leave behind a legacy when you give your time and talents to others. Pay it forward when you put a smile of a child’s face and joy in their heart. Teach them that everyone matters.
On April 1, 2017, there was a remarkable event that happened locally in the City of Oviedo Florida. It was called The Oviedo Gathering and had a focused objective summed up in the slogan used; “Unity in our Community for Christ”. It was a simple gathering of Christians from local churches that came together regardless of race or creed, to promote Jesus and bring together the body of Christ.
Boys and Girls Club of Central Florida
At our 35 Clubs in 7 counties, we serve the children who need us the most. Our Clubs are located in neighborhoods that, on average, rank at the 12th percentile for household income and the 71st percentile for incarceration rates. Our Club families pay either nothing or a nominal fee for their children to attend. By providing our Club members with academic support, extracurricular opportunities, and positive adult role models, we aim to break the cycle of poverty for future generations of Central Floridians.
The Learning Institute for Elders (LIFE) at UCF was organized in January, 1991, as a partnership between LIFE and the University of Central Florida. LIFE at UCF provides non-credit lifelong learning experiences for older adults aged 50 and over, within the context of a major university. It is unique among the more than 400 lifelong learning institutes nationwide, in that it is a privately incorporated 501(C)3 organization that is hosted by UCF. Most other programs are run by the university through a continuing education program or by some other university unit.
Golfing For Matt
Some would say that Matt Allen was the best golfer to ever play the game. Some would say that if it weren’t for him, golf wouldn’t be what it is today. And by “some” we mean Matt. He loved the game and loved how it brought people together. He loved to make others laugh and spend time making memories. Join us as we honor Matt Allen in the Golfing For Matt Tournament.Proceeds from the Golfing For Matt Tournament will be donated to the Arnold Palmer Foundation.