Community "Peebles is driven by projects that directly impact the community" -- Sydel James, Upscale Magazine
As a real estate development company, the Peebles Corporation has succeeded to a great extent by understanding the needs of the communities in which it chooses to build. One of the company’s core beliefs is to follow through on its individual and corporate commitments — from endowing local scholarships, to actively recruiting minority executives, to mentoring future entrepreneurs.  Such active leadership has come with recognition in the form of innumerable awards, honors and commendations:
  • “Hennessy Privilege Award” for extraordinary community contributions
  • Rainbow PUSH Coalition’s “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Award”
  • Florida Builders Association’s “Community Leadership and Advancement Award”
  • New York Amsterdam News “Educational Foundation Award”
  • “Corporate Citizen Award” from One Hundred Black Men of New York
  • The Men of Excellence Organization’s “Honorary Mentor Award”
  • RUSH Philanthropic Art Foundation’s “Community Leader Award”
  • American Cancer Society Women’s Cancer League
  • Recreation Wish List Committee of Washington, D.C.
  • Miami City Ballet
  • Founder member of The Vizcayans
  • Lighthouse for the Blind
  • Miami Children’s Museum
  • Awarded Key to the City of Miami
  • Awarded Key to the City of Miami Beach
  • Honored by 5000 Role Models of Excellence project
  • Honored by Hampton House Community Trust
  • Honored by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Honored for Outstanding Support by the Department of Justice, FBI Miami Division
  • Honored by Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce for Business Empowerment
  • Honored at 100 Black Men’s “African-American Business Roundtable Sealing the Deal”
  • Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at Medgar Evers College