Improving The Education, Health, Wellness And Inner Strengths Of Individuals

In Communities Across Miami, FL

REGISTER FOR OUR FREE FAMILY FUN DAY EVENT: JULY 27TH, 2019!

Join USTA Florida and the Ted Lucas Foundation in Miami Gardens for a free Family Day featuring on- and off-court activities for adults and children of all ages on Saturday, July 27, 2019, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Buccaneer Park.


This event is intended for the whole family to be on the court — mom, dad, grandparents, children, etc., and no tennis ability is needed. The first 100 participants who register and attend the event will receive a t-shirt, water bottle and be entered to win a US Open bag, two junior racquets and lots of other tennis goodies (must be present to win).


Schedule:


9:30 a.m. — Check-in begins

10 a.m. — On-court tennis activities

11:30 a.m. — Summer camp certificates and award presentation

Noon — Lunch

1-2 p.m. — Families enjoy park, music and water park

Buccaneer Park is located at 3100 NW 207 St. in Miami Gardens, Fla.


The Ted Lucas Foundation was founded in 2009 as a non-profit charitable organization by music executive Ted Lucas.


To register for the event go to tedlucasfoundationfamilyday.eventbrite.com.

TED LUCAS LEARNING CENTER

GRAND OPENING

On December 15, 2018, our six year vision was brought home. On this day, Miami Garden's finest leaders were present to help us officially open the Ted Lucas Learning Center. 

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TED LUCAS ON NBC 6 

WITH JAWAN HARRIS

Ted Lucas shares the scoop with NBC's Jawan Harris on his latest project: The Ted Lucas Learning Center. 

The Slip-N-Slide Records founder works to mentor and serve the youth in Miami Gardens.

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MIAMI OPEN KIDS DAY 2019

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE MIAMI DOLPHINS

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 T. H. E. M. E 

THE TED LUCAS FOUNDATION INSPIRES AND TRANSFORMS YOUTH AND FAMILIES IN COMMUNITIES ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA THROUGH AN INTERWOVEN THEME

Computer hardware, coding programs, 3-D Printing, various computer literacy

initiatives. Students also gain skills to install and maintain donated equipment

across non-profit grantees.

Primarily Fourplexes and Sixplexes will provide families with safe spaces. 

Preference is given to children aging out of foster care. 


Focus on education and development through after school tutoring and language readiness programs.


Encourage Holistic Wellness (Mental, Physical, Behavioral) through fun and engaging mind-body training for students, families and the larger community.


Enterprise encompasses 

entertainment (arts, film, music), 

sports & recreation, and 

business (establishment, partnership & operations).


PROGRAMS

I AM KING Program

Our young boys need us and a safe place to grow, learn and become productive young men in today's society. We've created that space with the I AM KING Program.

COMMUNITY

Become a Volunteer

The Ted Lucas Foundation stands with its community. The city of Miami Gardens has given so much to us that continuously give back. Join us by becoming a volunteer.

CULTURAL ARTS

NORTH COUNTY K-8 CHOIR

North County K-8 has officially launched an after school choir on behalf of the Ted Lucas Foundation. Music is deeply rooted in the foundation and we're continuing the vision through music.

WHAT OUR COMMUNITY LEADERS SAY: 

 North County K-8 Center is proud to partner with the Ted Lucas Foundation (TLF). 

Their administrators, program coordinators and partnering business professionals closely mentor students, expose children to college and career options and ultimately provide a basic roadmap for students to succeed in their chosen area of interest.  


Ms. Mesa

North County K-8 Principal 

“ Ted Lucas is sincere in his desire to benefit the community in which he grew up in - This is why I work with him and why I work with this foundation.

Mayor Oliver Gilbert

Miami Gardens

“ I just want to thank you Ted for being committed to this community, for being committed to giving back. 

Commissioner Barbara Jordan

Miami Gardens

SPONSORS

The Ted Lucas Foundation is a Sponsored Fund at the Miami Foundation. The Fund operates under the aegis of The Miami Foundation.

NEWS AND UPDATES

The Ted Lucas Foundation's blog highlights relative articles to the foundation's work and impact in the community.

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