It's Okay To Be Unreasonable | Gary Chartrand | TEDxJacksonville

It's Okay To Be Unreasonable | Gary Chartrand | TEDxJacksonville

George Bernard Shaw famously observed that “all progress comes from unreasonable people.” It’s a philosophy philanthropist Gary Chartrand has embraced over the course of his decades-long fight to ensure that Florida children have access to a strong public educational system that embraces 21st-century skills in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Only by reforming America’s public school system, argues Chartrand, will we develop the next generation of problem solvers. Gary Chartrand is the Executive Chairman of Acosta Sales and Marketing. The company employs more than 40,000 associates and operates 100 offices in the U.S. and Canada. Chartrand was the pivotal force behind quadrupling the company’s geographic coverage, transforming Acosta into the first national full-service sales and marketing company in the U.S. and Canada. Mr. Chartrand also has a passion for educating the children of Duval County and the State of Florida. In June of 2009 Gary and his wife Nancy made a pledge gift of $1 million to KIPP schools of Jacksonville. Because of his passion for education coupled with his business experience and leadership, Governor Rick Scott appointed Mr. Chartrand to the State Board of Education in 2011. He served as Chair of the State Board of Education in 2014 and 2015. Gary currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation, The Jacksonville Public Education Fund, City Year, and KIPP schools of Jacksonville, Florida. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx

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Mensaje de Fin de año 2014 por Rev. Carlos D. Acosta Jr

Mensaje de Fin de año 2014 por Rev. Carlos D. Acosta Jr

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Police identify 4 victims from Florida bridge collapse

Police identify 4 victims from Florida bridge collapse

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Norfolk Southern Freight Train Crossing The FEC Bascule Bridge, Downtown Jacksonville, FL

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11/03/2016 JACKSONVILLE, FL - Invitation to a Donald Trump Election Rally

11/03/2016 JACKSONVILLE, FL - Invitation to a Donald Trump Election Rally

Narrator is saying: "We are proud to present Donald J Trump, presidential candidate in the following city": Showing an image of the city of JACKSONVILLE, FL Narrator is saying: "Join us and participate. Have a good time. RSVP now!" Narrator is saying: "Did you know that now we have the one and only talking Donald Trump Presidential Election Bobblehead Doll available for purchase?" Donald Trump is saying: "We will make America great again". This video is made under the Creative Commons license and guidelines and it can be freely distributed as long as the ownership of certain parts are referenced and credited in the derived work. Thank you for watching and have a great day. Buy now:-)

Join us for the 6th Annual Golden Mouse Awards

Join us for the 6th Annual Golden Mouse Awards

www.GoldenMouseAward.com - Women in Ecommerce is Honoring 17 Women in Broward, Miami-Dade andPalm Beach Counties for their contributions to their work and their communities. Honorees include: Jianny Adamo, Founder – Fearless Love Relationship Coaching and Counseling - Relationship Coach of the Year Marlene M. Bryan, Marlene M. Bryan LLC - Business Mentor of the Year Melissa Casado, John Rosselli & Associates - Sales & Branding Leader of the Year Fernanda Cirino, Gazeta Brazilian News - Business & Cultural News Media Leader of the Year Arminda “Mindy” Figueroa, Latin 2 Latin - Multicultural Marketing Leader of the Year Heather Gogola aka Heather Bling, The Bling Club - Ecommerce Leader of the Year Barbara Goldberg, O’Connell and Goldberg Public Relations - Public Relations Leader of the Year Marnie S. Hoppe, Amplification, Inc. - Social Media Leader of the Year Shamele Jenkins, Miami Dade County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association - Youth Advocate Leader of the Year Sherry Kane, Founder -I Am Complete Woman’s Club & Retreats - Personal Lifestyle Mentor of the Year Kathy Koch, Ambit Advertising - Advertising Leader of the Year Woodie Lesesne, Lesesne Media Group - Entertainment Media Leader of the Year Danna McDonald, Real Estate Broker and Business Coach at the Mike Ferry Organization - Business Coach of the Year Carol Morgan, Founder – Circles of Love Global (Carol passed away on July 29, 2017 and will be receiving the award Posthumously) Special Needs Community Leader of the Year Roslyn Parker, Travel to Do Good - Volunteer Travel Projects Leader of the Year Lina Acosta Sandaal, Stop Parenting Alone - Parenting Communities Leader of the Year And the Golden Mouse Lifetime Legacy Award Honoree is Mary Wong, President – Office Depot Foundation Join us for The Golden Mouse Awards October 27, 2017 at the Lauderdale Yacht Club in Fort Lauderdale, Florida Go to www.GoldenMouseAward.com/Register/ to get your tickets today!

NOW IT'S YOUR TURN

NOW IT'S YOUR TURN

IGLESIA EVANGELICA EL TABOR, PASTOR ISRAEL REYES EN WILLINSTON, FLORIDA

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