The CEC Mission

Our Mission PictureOur Mission: To enhance the quality of life for the Washington Park area by advancing and strengthening the economic, health, civic and social interests while improving community pride and promoting active participation by all citizens.

CEC is a nonprofit community-based agency providing a wide range of services to all ages. CEC program offers a full range of high-quality community programs, events, social services, personal care, and volunteer services, all tailored to meet our client's needs.

We are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors of seven. CEC works in collaboration with other providers in the region and our commitment to high-quality care and service excellence has been recognized through various awards. Recently, our founder, Mrs. McCrea, received a thank you letter from President Barack Obama. We are committed to listening and responding to the needs of our residents and community partners. We are dedicated to address an individual’s needs and concerns, and to improve our services to the community.

CEC services have helped over 7‚500 children and their families through outreach programs each year.

We service the following areas: Beverly Park, West Park, Ft. Lauderdale, Dania, Hallandale, and Hillcrest. Washington Park is the primary service area.

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