The Miami Coalition for the Homeless ( has chosen Tenbrook Associates (, a marketing, public relations and social media firm, to manage and publicize their 5th Annual Student Competition. The purpose of the competition is to create highly entertaining and thought-provoking media focused on the impact of homelessness in Miami-Dade County.

High school students from throughout Miami-Dade County are eligible to participate in the program. They will be asked to create an entry in one of three categories: short film; television public service announcement; and radio public service announcement. An independent panel of judges will select the winning entries which will be announced and showcased at a special awards presentation to be held as part of the Miami International Film Festival in March of 2011.

About the Miami Coalition for the Homeless
The Miami Coalition for the Homeless ( was founded in 1987 to promote community efforts to prevent and end homelessness in South Florida.