Sheriff's Citizens Academy
Begins Thursday, May 7, 2015
Master the Possibilities is proud to host the Sheriff's Citizens Academy. The Sheriff's office is sponsoring a 12 weeks course to teach about the Marion County Sheriff's operations starting May 7 through July 30, including graduation.
Financing for Home Improvements through Property Assessed Clean Energy
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Learn about a new program that provides financing that may help you make your home more energy efficient, safe and beautiful. This new financing program allows approved participants to make certain energy efficient and storm safety improvements to their homes and finance the purchase through their property taxes. The financing is available for 100% of the improvement cost with no credit score requirements. The assessment is collected with your annual property taxes and is available to all property owners, even those with multiple houses, rental properties, and even commercial property.
Compassion & Choices - End of Life Discussions
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Terminally ill, mentally competent adults have choices about end of life care, such as voluntary stopping of eating and drinking, refusing unwanted medical treatment, or discontinuing life-sustaining treatment. End of Life counselors can help people to understand the choices available and what is needed to make their choices a reality.
Business & Industry Tour: Southern Marble Tour
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Since 1987,Southern Marble Manufacturing, Inc has supplied contractors and homeowners with Cultured Marble products for showers, tubs, and countertops. Join us on May 19 to experience up close how these products are made. Meet the owners of the company Gary and Connie Palpant and gain insight into how they built a successful family run manufacturing business right here in Ocala.
Business & Industry Tour: R & L Carriers
Thursday, May 28, 2015
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
R&L Carriers is one of the largest most respected freight shipping companies in the United States and is a major player in cargo delivery. The office is located at the previous home of Taylor Bean and Whitaker. This ornate building still holds the artwork and flashy decorations that defined the now failed mortgage lending building. In many ways, this education session will be juxtaposition between the failed economics of the mortgage industry in 2008 and the renewal of the great American success story in R&L Carriers.