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Willie G. Dixon CEO, Founder

COACH Foundation, Inc., is a private, not for profit community-based organization that was founded in 1981. COACH operates in economically depressed areas and helps to provide stable environments for growth. 


COACH has been recognized by receiving many awards such as, Non-Profit of the year 1998, Unsung Hero Award by Tampa Organization for Black Affairs, and over 15 certificates of appreciation from various community organizations and businesses.

 
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Our Mission

The mission of COACH centers on the theme, “Helping people to help themselves.” To this end, COACH is committed to developing comprehensive strategies to address economic, housing, health, educational and spiritual problems that plague our communities. These strategies encompass a wide array of services including, but are not limited to, job training, family counseling, drug and alcohol counseling, educational training, housing related services, and economic development.


Board of Directors:

Reverend Willie G. Dixon, President/CEO

Joy E. Dixon, Executive Director

Jerold Little, Vice-President

Teze Jones, Secretary

Christine Bryant-Assistant Secretary

Ray Collins, Treasurer

Ashley Dixon, Assistant Treasure

David McCray-CPA

Denise Pate, Real Estate Specialist and Community Outreach Director


Board of Trustees


Annette Jenkins, President Emeritus

Jarvis El-Amin, Veronica Williams, Williams Sanders

Consultant and Principal Trainer- Martha R.Bireda,Ph.D.  

 

Affiliations

CDC of Tampa

Abe Brown Ministries

Edenic Wellness

Can DJ Music Ministries