Upcoming Events 

Saving Special Places • Building Better Communities

Reaching Out

Want to find out more about what 1000 Friends is up to?  Plan to attend our free webinars and join us at events at which staff members will be making presentations:

April 2020

ONLINE Wednesday, April  15, 2020, noon to 1:30 p.m.  1000 Friends of Florida Dr. John M. DeGrove Free Webinar:  2020 Florida Legislative Wrap.  Find out about legislation and budget items related to planning, growth management, conservation and transportation that passed and failed during the 2020 session.  Visit 1000fof.org/upcoming-webinars to find out more and register.  Professional certification credits being offered.

October 2020

DUE TO COVID-19 THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 22-23, 2020. Let’s shift the Florida landscape paradigm together.  1000 Friends of Florida is proud to be a part of the OUTSIDE Collaborative 2020 which focuses on the intersection of academia, industry, and government in order to shift the Florida landscape towards more sustainable landscaping. It provides a forum for collaboration, the sharing of best practices and showcasing innovative projects and trends. Through a unique collaborative platform over 2 days, we will unravel the issues, define the most relevant topics and build a strategic framework to advance sustainable landscaping in the State. The collaboration will take place at the Clermont City Center, 620 West Montrose St., Clermont, FL 34711. For more information, please visit the website at outsidecollab.com.  If you have questions or are interested in being a 2020 conference sponsor, please email the organizing team at brianna.palfi@cherrylake.com.  The event has been approved for 10.5 AICP CM for planners, credits for Certified Floodplain Managers and Florida Environmental Health professionals, and credits for Florida attorneys (CLE) and landscape architects (DBPR) are being sought.