Solivita is home to great committed individuals who seek to provide the best possible lifestyle not only for fellow residents but for the surrounding community. With the outstanding initiatives and efforts from wonderful residents combined with the support from the community association, the efforts at Solivita has not gone unnoticed.
As a 2014 Florida Communities of Excellence Award recipient, Solivita was recognized for achievements in Civic Volunteerism and Advocacy. Supporting various organizations and charities, Solivita volunteer efforts reach far outside the gates and into the surrounding community. Such events like the 2013 Relay for Life were a collaborative effort of more than 70,000 man hours, raising a whopping $110,000 for cancer research. A huge annual event, the entire community gets involved raising funds in various ways from special soirees sponsored by the various Solivita clubs to an old-fashioned bake-off. Solivita supports other wonderful charities including Give Kids the World, where more than 13,000 hours were donated in serving, Rays of Service Volunteer Program and Pack the Pantry.
Judged by a panel of independent experts from the likes of educators, consultants and public officials, the Florida Communities of Excellence Award is the first and only comprehensive recognition program. In addition to Civic Volunteerism and Advocacy, Solivita was a finalist in Communications and Community as well as Disaster Preparedness Initiatives categories. As the only community to qualify in three separate categories, it was an honor in itself to be considered. Representing the apex of achievement for community associations across Florida, Solivita takes pride in this new community accolade, sharing the honor with it’s residents.