CONTACT: Chris Timmons
WHO: Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Florida First Lady Ann Scott, former Florida Gov. Robert “Bob” Martinez, former Florida First Lady Mary Jane Martinez, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Secretary Wansley Walters, and Florida Network of Youth and Family Services Board Chairman and Florida Tax Watch President/CEO Dominic Calabro
WHAT: A public ceremony and reception honoring former First Lady Mary Jane Martinez for her decades-long work with at-risk youth, hosted by the Florida Network of Youth and Family Services
WHEN: January 22, 2013, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: 22nd Floor, The State Capitol Building
The Florida Network of Youth & Family Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit statewide association representing agencies that serve homeless, runaway and troubled youth ages ten and older and their families. Our many services include: advocacy for youth, public policy development, public education, data collection and research, and training and technical assistance. We are committed to promoting policies and practices that hold our member agencies accountable for preventing delinquency and child abuse through the strengthening of youth and families. Primary funding is provided by the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.