Strategies for a Stronger Sanford (SFSS) and the Sanford Strong Coalition (SSC) oversee local initiatives which support the needs of Sanford children, youth and families.

  • Drug Free Communities: an initiative to promote substance abuse prevention and provide positive alternatives for youth.
  • Stuff the Bus: a school readiness program that provides school supplies to prepare students for academic success.
  • Sanford Backpack Program: a program to provide backpacks of nutritionally dense food to food insecure Sanford school children.
  • Sanford Police Cadets: a program to motivate personal growth in young people allowing them to become better citizens.