The FEF's mission is to strengthen the larger community by creating and implementing programs and services that lead to institutional enhancement and greater educational advancement for historically underrepresented groups
Florida Education Fund supports 10 Center of Excellencies, one of which being the North Florida Center of Excellence (NFCOE). NFCOE supports students from Hamilton, Columbia, Suwannee, Union, and Madison counties and everything in between. The Center’s director is Gloria McIntosh. These centers recognize Minority Scholastic Achievers. These students participate in academic throughout the year and summer camps.