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About our Founder | Dr. Lee

About Dr. Lee The Rev. Dr. Robert V. Lee III Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer After serving as rector of Church of Our Saviour in Jacksonville, Florida, Dr. Lee was called to establish a new kind of ministry. Having created the concept for FreshMinistries in 1988 and incorporating it into a working 501(c)(3) in […]


Dimonica Carter

The Jacksonville Hospitality Institute helped land Dimonica Carter, 24, a job at DisneyWorld in Orlando. “I applied for Disney while I was in the class,” she said. “Within a week, they hired me.” Dimonica was living in a women’s homeless shelter and taking cosmetology classes when she saw a flier about the LifePoint Career Institute […]


Summer Internship Students

Richards is currently a student at Paxon School for Advanced Studies and is a first year student in our Fresh Futures program. Richards is participating in the summer internship program, working at WJCT. Richards loves learning the ins and outs of every department. “I have a passion for music and I’m hoping when I go to the […]


Fresh Futures Students Win Recognition

Two of our Fresh Futures students have recently received recognition in a big way, and we are really proud of them. Jordan Mills was one of 100 students from around the country selected for the Disney Dreamers Academy, sponsored by Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine. The Jean Ribault High School sophomore got to spend four […]