Stories from Our Partners
“The EJS Project is focused on helping young people recognize the power and assets that they are born with.”
— LaNita Sanders, Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County
These are featured stories from our partners. Click the titles to view the original stories.
Capacity Building: Emanuel Dupree Jackson CEO and Healthier Delray Beach Steering Committee Chair
Emanuel “Dupree” Jackson, Jr. is a lifelong Delray Beach resident. Passionate about his community, he became one of Healthier Delray Beach’s strongest assets. His lived experience and stature as a trusted community member helped Palm Health Foundation and the initiative’s fiscal agent create breakthroughs in engaging residents who were initially resistant to the initiative.