Hendry County is now a Promise Zone Community.
Learn what this means for you.

Promise Zone Opportunities

Community Change - Requires Community Collaboration

Planning Starts Now

Hendry County Promise Zone Resources

Promise Zone Defined

Program Overview


Community Projects Driven by Promise Zone

"Promise Zone to Work"

Providing free technical training to high school students in the Promise Zone, targeting those who might not be ready to go to college. The initiative gives students the skills they need so they are prepared to take on a career after they graduate from high school.

"Promise Corps"

Community program that provides college and career counselors in local high schools.