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Welcome to our new and improved website!

The word for 2015 is CHANGE. CAMBIO.  We invite you to join us in our activities, celebrations and programs!  Some of our 2015 highlights include:

March marks our TEN YEAR Anniversary of the FICS Multicultural Family Center in Town n Country!

We are holding a REUNION for all our Project Prevention, Community Advisors, teen coordinators and Prodigy leaders soon!  Join us!


5/2/2015       Fabulous 50 Birthday Fundraiser is LIVE!!!

                     RSVP and Tickets at Eventbrite                                      


FICS is on Facebook!

Visit our Facebook page, click the "like" button to add us, and recommend us to your friends! 

Friend us and share your photos, memories or events!

Right now, we have three events coming up and all area posted on FaceBook!

We anticipate 4-6 new positions for completely bilingual English-Spanish speakers to come online in May 2015! Interested?  Send a cover letter and resume, no phone calls!  Email us:

Our Latest Newsletter 2/13/15

Did You Know FICS Now Has TWO Locations?

Our main location is in Town n Country: FICS Multiculural

Family Center, 6704 Hanley Road, Tampa 33634 Phone: 813.249.8100

Visit or call our new office in Ruskin: FICS Multicultural Family Center- Casa Multicultural, 25 W. College Avenue, Ruskin FL  33570, Phone: 813.645.2400

Contact Us...

Best Multicultural Mentors - Creative Loafing Best of the Bay 2011

"FICS' high-minded name doesn't quite suggest the vital gathering spot Alayne Unterberger has created for the families of Town 'N Country in an unprepossessing strip-mall storefront. But that's because the community center is only part of what the organization does..." Read more (scroll down to Best Multicultural Mentors)...

Teens at FICS are paying it forward to create A Nicer Tampa Bay. Read the story and watch the news video at My Fox Tampa Bay!!