Community Improvement Organization
Rating: 4.96 stars 105 105 reviews 2,451
Issues: Education, Food, Homeless & Housing, Human Services
Location: 10001 NW 87 Ave Hialeah Gardens FL 33016 USA
Results: CIO has provided services to over 13000 members of our local communities, in providing provisions of food and basic needs, rebuilding homes, home repairs, emergency bill pay and housing,Hands-On service learning and volunteering opportunities.
Target demographics: Underprivileged children, elderly, people with special needs and low income families
Direct beneficiaries per year: 4500
Geographic areas served: Miami and Dade Broward counties, Florida
Programs: CIO currently has three programs in place. Firstly, Low Income Housing Repair Program; Secondly, Food and Emergency Assistant Program, and third program is Hands-On Learning Services Program.
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This organization, has truly opened my eyes on how there are others in need and how little but how important it is to help anyway we can. I'm glad that i chose this site, and proud of what the City Hall is doing for our community. I reccomend this site to everyone, very loving caring and most importantly you see the progress and a feel satisfaction volunteering here.
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I had neck fused on Dec 29, 1999 which the bones collapsed Sept 2000. Then. On. Jan 2, 2013. Was in a hit run accident ,Which then started. Having muscle spasms before that . I was asleep on the on the couch the inter muscles in my right calve. I had to go to pain management. I had to pay people to take me to take doctor, drug store, grocery store and ect . Which made my "behind on my house payments. Plus no car having walk wirh my ripped muscle is hard , the left leg Is trying rip. I fail down 11 stairs due to muscle spasms. I have trying get over that for over 2 months my left eye twickes. Been sick for yrs , , don't want to lose my home. I have sinus infection and kidney . Between monthly. My medication , electric , food , water .trash phone bill. I have no money left. Please help meI think my 'medical problems are due to childhood beatings. End going to doctor or he. Emergency Room . U can check my credit. Had roommates damaged my home. But insurance will not pay it. My A/c went "out twice ,my dryer dishwasher. Refig. Everything . My roommates
Would not pay me .but damaged my stuff.. I have helped people in the Air Force too ."""my phone is 850-217-9852. My name is Donna Walker address is 7444 Harvest Village Court ,Navarre,Fl 32566. My roommates done a lot damages to my home. I need help. Thank you.
Great organization!!! It is a great opportunity to work with need people and realize there is always a way to support others who really require your aid.
CIO is wonderful organization to volunteer in. I had a great time there. The people who work there are amazing, kind, and help a lot to students. They do an incredible work helping the community. Many families have being benefited by them. I highly recommend this organization in my school, not only because they are wonderful but the activities students do during the service learning help them to grow as person and see the necessity of others.
This organization is amazing . I volunteered here and the people are so kind and caring . Everyone that works here works hard for the better of others and I am happy and privileged to have done volunteer hours here.
It was a wonderful experience, I enjoyed helping my community. This organization truly goes above and beyond to help other people in need.
It was a great experience working with CIO in Hialieah Gardens, I helped to create the Thanksgiving basket for seniors and low income people. The organization leaders have wonderful attitudes and are truly didicated to their service towards the community and it's people. This is one of the best volunteer organization They really help the community, and they teach students the importance of helping our community. The concept of service others is really clearly, "Giving is like Receiving". GOD bless them.
This organization truly go above and beyond to help people families and senior residents...
I'm glad to say that I was a part of this great organisation and if you are looking for somewhere you feel like you're going to make a change and you want to feel like that organisation notices you wanting to make that change and help out of the goodness of your heart this is the organisation to choose
I truly want to say thank you to Iris and John for being beautiful people with big hearts.
thank you and im always here when you need me!
Remember to stop and think about volunteering... two hourscan leave a great memory for someone who needs it and for you...
This charity is great from the beggining that I started volunteering I've seen how they help people. I am thankful to this charity for making the comminty great.
This is a great place where you get to help other people, and it makes you feel good about what you're doing, because you know you're doing it for a great cause. I had a great time helping the elderly and it's an experience that I would recommend for anyone.