On this prime day, support FICS by shopping via Amazon Smile or by donating much needed supplies!
FICS is proud of all of our Afterschool4Success youth leaders and achievements through the 2021-2022 school year.
Statement: Uvalde School Shooting
FICS is committed to the safety of our youth, staff, volunteers and community. We are devastated by the tragic loss of life in Uvalde, Texas.
Photos: SkateWorld Field Trip
Today we saw what resilience looks like! Today we saw the resilience of our young people.
Reading with the Rays has started
Reading with the Rays has been a summer tradition at FICS for several years. Our youth work hard over the summer maintaining their english literacy skills.
FICS Success Stories
FICS’ strength is in our approach to working with communities as partners. The following stories illustrate our successes since our inception in 2002. We hope that you will consider partnering with us on any or all of our events and programming. FICS builds on strengths, every day, at the community level. Join us!
COVID-19 General Information
A general guide for COVID-19 Compiled from Hillsborough County Website
FICS COVID-19 Update
Given the huge spike overnight in COVID19 cases in our area, FICS is going to turn this CELEBRATION into a FUNDRAISER to help our families! At this moment, we intend to stay open this week as planned, feed our kids and families and run SpringBreak4Success without interruption.
Press Release: Prodigy Showcase 2020
Florida Institute for Community Studies (FICS) Celebrates 20 Years of Prodigy: Then and Now at the Town n Country Library, Tuesday 2/11/2020
Coding Update @ AS4S
Since November, youth in FICS’ Afterschool4Success program have been learning how to code while competing in a coding competition. In just 3 months, youth have coded a combined 7000 lines of code and 2 have completed a entire course that is designed for a 1 year classroom setting.