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Books, Balls & Blocks: Family Fun & Screenings on Dec. 8

Help Me Grow Brevard will present its third “Books, Balls & Blocks” on Saturday, Dec. 8, to offer free child development screenings, educational prizes and a multi-station play area where children can show off their skills. “BB&B” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Melbourne Square mall. Learn more at www.facebook.com/helpmegrowbrevard. As […]

Winners named for 2018 Stars of the Space Coast Awards

Winners have been named for the 2018 Parrish Medical Center Stars of Space Coast Awards to honor the “stellar work” of nonprofits, presented Nov. 30 by 2-1-1 Brevard. They are: Alliance for Neighborhood Restoration for the Health First Supernova Award. Steve Kelly of Housing for Homeless for the CBRE/Imperial Plaza Superstar Employee Award. Dr. Kevin […]

Volunteers needed for annual count of homeless in Brevard

The Brevard Homeless Coalition will conduct the annual Point in Time Count on Jan. 28 throughout the county. Volunteers are needed to conduct surveys and coordinate donations of socks, hygiene products and other items such as bus passes to hand out to the homeless during the count. Contact Volunteers of America Florida at (321) 806-2669 […]

Finalists named for 6 Stars of Space Coast Awards

All finalists have been named for the 2018 Parrish Medical Center Stars of Space Coast Awards to honor the “stellar work” of nonprofits, which will be presented Nov. 30 by 2-1-1 Brevard. For the Health First Supernova Award: Alliance for Neighborhood Restoration, Neighbor Up Brevard and Volunteers of America. For CBRE/Imperial Plaza Superstar Employee: Steve […]

Voting continues till Nov. 4 for FPL Community Star

Six nonprofits are in the running for Florida Power & Light Community Star in the 2018 Stars of the Space Coast Awards. They are: Brevard County Legal Aid Blast Off Performing Arts Community of Hope Down the Road Thrift The Orion Foundation Space Coast Health Foundation Click here to cast your vote. Deadline is midnight […]

Nominations open for 2018 Stars of the Space Coast Awards

Nominations open Oct. 1 for the 2018 Parrish Medical Center Stars of the Space Coasts Awards, presented by 2-1-1 Brevard to honor the “stellar work” in nonprofits in Brevard County. The deadline is Oct. 21, and finalists will announced Oct. 26. The awards presentation will be held Nov. 30 at the Space Coast Health Foundation […]

Learn how to get most out of Social Security

The United Way of Brevard will offer a free 90-minute workshop at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Space Coast Health Foundation Center for Collaboration in Rockledge. Topics covered will include: Understanding your benefits Maximizing your benefits Better planning for your retirement Door prizes will be awarded. The address is 1100 Rockledge Blvd. (U.S. […]

Book, Balls & Blocks: Family Fun & Screenings on Aug. 4

Help Me Grow Brevard will present its second “Books, Balls & Blocks” on Saturday, Aug. 4, to offer free child development screenings, educational prizes and a multi-station play area where children can show off their skills. “BB&B” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Melbourne Square mall during the […]

BCSO’s Singleton to lead 2-1-1 Brevard board of directors

Cmdr. Dan Singleton, who leads the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office East Precinct, will serve as the new board president for 2-1-1 Brevard Inc. Gregory DeRoy, vice president of member services at Space Coast Credit Union, will fill the role of board vice president, while David Knowlton, supervising senior accountant at Carr, Riggs & Ingram, will […]