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Jax Makerspace - Main Library Downtown Jacksonville, Fla.

Explore, Collaborate, Create

The Jacksonville Public Library Makerspace is a place for making things, from movies to music, art to apps, robots to radios, novels to needlepoint.  Whether you are a novice or an expert, a student, hobbyist, inventor, entrepreneur, or artist, it’s a place for anyone interested in hands-on opportunities to explore, collaborate and create.

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Beaver Street Enterprise Center, 1225 W. Beaver Street, Jacksonville, Fla. Since 2003, the Beaver Street Enterprise Center has helped launch more than 100 new businesses, created more than 2000 new jobs, generated more than $300 million in economic impact, earned acclaim as Business Incubator of the Year by the National Business Incubator Association in 2010, and produced companies that are included on Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing businesses in America.

Jacksonville Sister Cities Association, Jacksonville, Fla.

Jacksonville has had an active sister city program since 1967. It currently enjoys relationships with cities in Argentina, Brazil, China, France, Korea, Puerto Rico, Russia, and South Africa. The Jacksonville Sister Cities Association (JSCA) sponsors a variety of business, culture, educational, and professional exchanges with its twinned cities, bringing an international flavor to the northeast Florida community while developing relationships around the world. 

The Center For Confidence, LLC (TCFC) is a social enterprise with a mission to create more confidence leaders at the earliest age and opportunity. TCFC produced the first DREAMWEEK JAX event by offering life, career, and business coaching for individuals with BIG dreams who were without a team. We are proud to have TCFC with us for a second year as our partner for Social Progress and the DREAMWEEK SUMMIT.