FRUIT COVE BAPTIST CHURCH – REACHING OUR COMMUNITY (ROC) FAMILY LIFE BUILDING 

PROJECT INFORMATION:Project: Fruit Cove Baptist Church – Reaching Our Community (ROC) Family Life Building
Location: Fruit Cove, Florida
Owner: Fruit Cove Baptist Church
Construction Cost: $4.9 Million
Project Size: 51,000 SF
Completion: July 2003

The ROC Family Life Building is a 51,000 square foot facility on a seven acre campus in the Fruit Cove community of Jacksonville. The three-story, tilt wall and steel frame design was in response to a large program and tight site.

The building features a large grouping of classrooms on the ground floor (24 pre-school classrooms), totalling 16,000 SF. During weekdays, the area is used to house a pre-school program.

The conference center and dining hall are located off the main entry vestibule and are supported by a large, commercially appointed kitchen with walk-in cooler/freezer and dish washing area. The kitchen and dining area can accommodate up to 800 persons at a single seating.

A multi-use court on the second floor is capable of supporting full court basketball, volleyball, or two cross court games of each for Hoop League play. A concessions area is provided as well as storage for tables and chairs for over 500 persons.