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Miami-Dade County offers residents and visitors various opportunities to give back to those in need as well as volunteer to strengthen our community.

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CERT

Learn basic disaster response skills to prepare yourself for hazards that may impact your community.

Citizen Corps

Volunteer with the Miami-Dade Citizen Corps Council to help you prepare your community for a disaster.

C.O.R.E.

Miami-Dade C.O.R.E. strives to better engage faith-based and community organizations in handling disasters that affect the community.

Volunteer

Take part in creating long-lasting positive change in our community through a wide range of volunteer opportunities with United Way.

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Office of the Mayor

Carlos A. Gimenez is the Mayor of Miami-Dade – Florida’s most populous county. He is Miami-Dade's highest-ranking elected official and chief administrator, who oversees a metropolitan government with 28,417 employees, an annual budget of approximately $8.9 billion, and serving 2.7 million residents. 

Since assuming office in 2011 after a special election, Mayor Gimenez has continued to consistently hold the line on tax increases and to date, the average homeowner has saved approximately $1,400 in property taxes. He championed and secured approval for the largest tax cut in County history six years ago, and collectively Miami-Dade taxpayers have saved approximately $2 billion during his tenure.

Gimenez was re-elected as Mayor in 2012 and again in 2016 for two consecutive four-year terms. He brings with him over 40 years of public service experience.