Reach Out

Work with members of our community and make a difference

our partners

TRANSFORM ARLINGTON by helping others

turnthe tide

GIVE JUST ONE HOUR PER WEEK TO MENTOR A STUDENT

 

The Power Lunch mentoring program pairs students in public schools with caring adult mentors. Mentors commit just one hour each week to share lunch, conversation, and reading time with a student in need of support.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Clear Vision, Unified Voice, Positive Change

SPOTLIGHT

We envision growth in homeownership, improved educational outcomes, reduction in crime, increased viable business activity, and positive shifts in the public perception of Arlington - all to improve the quality of life for residents.

  • Impact Church
  • Revitalize Arlington
  • Arlington Chamber of Commerce
  • Arlington Family YMCA
  • Arlington Rotary Club
  • Christ the King Catholic Church
  • City of Jacksonville
  • Connection Church
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Duval County Public Schools
  • Feeding Northeast Florida
  • Jacksonville University
  • Mosaic Church
  • Oak Hammock Apartments
  • Old Arlington, Inc.
  • River Region Human Services
  • St. Paul UMC
  • Take Flight and S.O.A.R.
  • Transform Jacksonville & NEFL
  • U.C.C.Y.

There are many ways you can get involved. Mentor a student in an Arlington public school. Adopt your street. Join an Arlington 20/20 workgroup. Fight community blight and crime.

  • Arlington 20/20 and United Way volunteers used MLK Day 2017 to serve neighbors in Woodland Acres!

Arlington 20/20 is committed to making a positive, measurable impact within the Arlington community of Jacksonville, Florida. The initiative brings together residents with faith, business, higher education, nonprofit, and government partners to address five focus areas: Community Empowerment, Family Strengthening, Economic Development, Housing Development, and Workforce Development. Find out how you can help us change the narrative about Arlington.

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Our vision

TAKE THE BLIGHT SURVEY

 

Click HERE to take this 10-minute survey and help us identify Arlington's most pressing blight cases! 

  • February 23: Arlington 20/20 Steering Committee Meeting - 12 p.m., University Park Branch Library
  • March 18: Adopt-a-Block Cleanup and Block Party - Victory Park
  • March 27: CM Joyce Morgan Town Hall Meeting, 6 p.m., Arlington Lions Club
  • April 7: Jacksonville University Charter Day of Service

Urgent Projects

help

those in need