Community Conference

Get hands-on, make your neighborhood a better place

Overview

The annual Orange County Community Conference provides Orange County residents an opportunity to learn about innovative ways to improve neighborhoods. Workshops offer a well-rounded blend of topics for individual citizens, voluntary neighborhood organizations, homeowners associations and other community groups. This year the conference will be virtual.

When & Where

Saturday, October 17, 2020 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

Virtual on Orange County's Social Media Platforms:

  • Orange TV Cable Channel
  • Orange County Government FL Facebook Page
  • Orange TV YouTube Channel

Community
Organization Awards

There are 4 Different Community Award Categories:

  • Monica Harris Spires Excellence in Leadership (exclusive to presidents of community/neighborhood organizations)

  • Excellence in Community Building Projects (examples include but are not limited to landscaping, signage, park improvements, youth programs, clean-up campaigns, and volunteer services)

  • Excellence in Neighborly Service (individuals or groups nominated for this award demonstrates the importance of lending a helping hand and providing volunteer services within their neighborhood)

  • Clean and Attractive Neighborhood of the Year (participation in the following programs, but not limited to Community Clean Ups, Paint the Town, and Neighborhood Improvement Grants)

How To Nominate

If you would like to nominate an Orange County resident or organization for one of the above awards, complete the nomination form and email it to Marthaly Irizarry at Marthaly.Irizarry@ocfl.net.

Sponsorship

If your organization or company would like to sponsor or exhibit at our annual Orange County Community Conference, please contact Lynnsey Hicks at Lynnsey.Hicks@ocfl.net or (407) 836-0917.

Contact Us

Neighborhood Services Division
Orange County Internal Operations Center I (IOC I)
450 E. South Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 332
Orlando, Florida 32801

Email: ocneighborhoods@ocfl.net
Phone: (407) 836-5606

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