Fl_Nat_Growers_FoundationWebCitrus World, Inc. organized the Florida’s Natural Growers Foundation in 2008. The Mission of the foundation is to support charitable organizations specializing in the field of health, education, and youth in the Central Florida citrus area.  The Foundation grants 100% of its contributions back to community organizations.  Their support over the past eight years totals over $1.3 Million in grants to charitable organizations.

Below are the organizations who received funding for 2016

  • Achievement Academy
  • Acts of Random Kindness Inc.
  • AgainstAllOdds
  • American Red Cross
  • Anchor House Ministries Inc.
  • Arcadia-DeSoto County Habitat for Humanity
  • Best Buddies Chapter @ LWHS
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties
  • Camp Joy – Circle of Friends
  • Central FL Speech & Hearing Center
  • Choices Family Resources Center
  • Circle of Friends
  • Citrus Center Boys & Girls – Haines City
  • Citrus Center Boys & Girls – Lake Wales
  • Citrus Center Boys & Girls – Winter Haven
  • Cracker Storytelling Festival
  • Explorations V Children’s Museum
  • Family Literacy Academy at Lake Wales
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Florida Baptist Children’s Homes
  • Florida Engineering Society Ridge Chapter – MATH COUNTS
  • Florida Specialty Crop Foundation
  • Fort Meade Middle/High School
  • Friends of the Parks Foundation
  • Frostproof Bulldog Boosters
  • Frostproof Care Center
  • Girl Scouts of West Central Florida
  • Good Shepherd Hospice – Camp Braveheart
  • Green and Gold Foundation of Lake Wales
  • Habitat for Humanity East Polk County
  • Habitat for Humanity Highlands County
  • Healthy Start Coalition – Hardee, Highlands and Polk Counties
  • Heartland Food Reservoir Inc.
  • Heartland for Children
  • HELP of Fort Meade, Inc.
  • JMJ Life Centers, Inc.
  • Junior League of Greater Lakeland
  • Junior League of Greater Winter Haven
  • Keep Polk County Beautiful
  • Kidspack
  • Kingdom City Outreach
  • Lake Wales Area Foundation – Collegiate
  • Lake Wales Area Foundation – Youth Leadership
  • Lake Wales Arts Council – Art Show

 

  • Lake Wales Arts Council – Music Festival
  • Lake Wales Breakfast Rotary
  • Lake Wales Care Center
  • Lake Wales Charter Schools Foundation, Inc
  • Lake Wales Cultural Museum Center
  • Lake Wales Family YMCA
  • Lake Wales Kiwanis Foundation
  • Lake Wales Library Association – Friends of the Library
  • Lake Wales Literacy Council
  • Lake Wales Ministerial Alliance Inc.
  • Lake Wales Soccer Club, Inc.
  • Links to Success
  • Mason G Smoak Foundation
  • Meals on Wheels of Polk County, Inc.
  • New Concepts by Visions, Inc.
  • NU-HOPE Elder Care Services
  • Our Children’s Academy
  • Peace River Center
  • Polk County Agri-fest/Polk County Farm Bureau
  • Polk State College Foundation
  • Polk Training Center, Inc.
  • Project Love of Eloise, Inc.
  • Ramon Theater
  • READ Lakeland, Inc.
  • Redlands Christian Migrant Association
  • Removing the Barriers Initiative
  • Restaurants Against Hunger, LLC.
  • Roberts Academy at Florida Southern College
  • Roosevelt Academy – Roosevelt Farms
  • Samaritan’s Touch Care Center
  • Scholarship Recognition, Inc.
  • Sertoma Camp Endeavor
  • Special Olympics Florida – Polk County
  • The WAY Center
  • Umatilla Kiwanis Club
  • United Way of Central FL Success by 6 – Dolly Parton Imagination Library
  • United Way of Central FL Success by 6 – Lending Library
  • University of Florida Foundation – Polk County Extension
  • Valleyview Elementary
  • Warner University
  • Webber International University
  • West Central Florida Group, Inc.
  • Women’s Care Center of Bartow
  • YMCA of West Central Florida
  • Youth Leadership Hendry & Glades Counties