Since 1988, the JCA has changed the face of Jacksonville through our programs and services. We create a common meeting ground for the entire community. We are a multifaceted, multidimensional institution earning community recognition and respect from our many achievements and accomplishments. Thousands of children and adults benefit from our state of the art facilities and innovative programming. We are a home to seniors seeking community. Our fitness services and resources are unparalleled in quality. Michele Block Gan Yeladim, our NAEYC accredited preschool, is recognized throughout the community for its excellence and also has accreditations from Florida Kindergarten Council and received a five start rating from Guiding Stars of Duval. Our summer and vacation camps, accredited by the American Camp Association, provide meaningful experiences to hundreds of children each year. Additionally, we are able to assist individuals and families in need by providing over $330,000 in scholarship services. Since 1998 we have received numerous awards from JCC Association for our program initiatives, including 13 Excellence Awards in 2014 for strategic planning, marketing and communications and program development. The JCA continues to maintain its place as a leader in the national JCC field by maintaining its ranking as number one for its net promoter index and in the fields of early childhood education, fitness and summer camp, consistently for the last four years in JCC Associations national study, Excellence in Benchmarking.