Category: Philanthropy

Annual ‘Surfing Santas’ Returns This Year In-Person on Christmas Eve in Cocoa Beach

Cocoa Beach’s famous “Surfing Santas” are ready to take to the water once again this Christmas Eve morning, and this time they hope to break their own record for the number of Santas simultaneously riding the waves. […]

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren of Brevard Raises $20,000 Through Child First Golf Tournament

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren of Brevard held their 6th Annual Child First Golf Tournament on October 2 at Turtle Creek Golf Club in Rockledge and fulfilled their goal of raising $20,000. […]

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Titusville 911 Dispatchers Adopt Plaquemines Parish Dispatchers Team in Need After Hurricane Ida in Louisiana

Titusville Police Public Safety Telecommunicators (PSTs), also known as 911 Dispatchers, answered a heartfelt call for support from their professional counterparts in hurricane ravished Louisiana. […]

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CENTRAL FLORIDA HUMANITARIAN: Sandra Pelham Founded the ‘Community Read and Feed’ Program

Sandra Pelham created a program within her own community that helps children receive education and meals during the summer break. She founded the “Community Read and Feed” program for those children that may not have many options in the summertime. The Community Read and Feed Program is a summer program for children who arrive at a facility, read books and are provided a meal. […]

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WATCH: Brevard Veterans Memorial Center Vies for Cocoa Beach Chamber Business Champion of the Year Award

The army of Brevard Veterans Memorial Center volunteers have grown to almost 100 individuals who work at the museum, library, store, vet support activities and management and maintenance of the Center and the adjoining 82-acre Veterans Memorial Park. […]

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APPLY NOW! Sheriff Wayne Ivey and Junny Need You to Help Protect Brevard Community as 911 Dispatcher

Junny is Brevard’s comfort dog and ambassador, a natural anti-stress advocate. He is also the Sheriff Wayne Ivey’s shadow, a constant presence wherever he goes, be it schools, county commissioners’ meetings, parades, speaking engagements or special events. From the moment Junny arrived six years ago as a ten-week-old pup, Sheriff Ivey knew the hound was special. […]

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American Legion Auxiliary Unit 200 Awards Merritt Island Grad Alexis Schuffert With Lola Tarrants Scholarship

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 200, Satellite Beach presented their first annual Lola Tarrants Scholarship to Alexis Schuffert at their last meeting. Ms. Schuffert graduated from Merritt Island High School in June. […]

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‘Dancing For the Space Coast’ Fundraising Event Raises Over $300,000 for Local Charities in Brevard County

The 2021 “Dancing For the Space Coast,” a unique competition and fundraising event that benefits worthy organizations on the Space Coast, is back after a year hiatus due to COVID-19 and will be held at Florida Tech’s Clemente Center on Saturday, June 5. […]

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WATCH: Space Coast Daily Conducts Red Carpet Interviews at ‘Dancing For the Space Coast’ Presented by Brevard County Sheriff’s Office

The 2021 “Dancing For the Space Coast,” a unique competition and fundraising event that benefits worthy organizations on the Space Coast, is back after a year hiatus due to COVID-19 and will be held at Florida Tech’s Clemente Center on Saturday, June 5. […]

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‘Dancing For the Space Coast’ Set for Tonight in Melbourne, Presented by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office

The 2021 “Dancing For the Space Coast,” a unique competition and fundraising event that benefits worthy organizations on the Space Coast, is back after a year hiatus due to COVID-19 and will be held at Florida Tech’s Clemente Center on Saturday, June 5. […]

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Lori Shepherd Prepares for ‘Dancing for the Space Coast’ Fundraising Event Set for June 5 in Melbourne

With only a few days to go until Brevard County’s biggest charity fundraiser of the year, the 2021 ‘Dancing for the Space Coast’ dancers are beginning to finalize in on their dance routines as the event approaches on Saturday, June 5, at the old Stein Mart in Melbourne. […]

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MEMORIAL DAY SPOTLIGHT: Brevard Veterans Memorial Center Features Dedicated Army of Volunteers

The army of Brevard Veterans Memorial Center volunteers have grown to almost 100 individuals who work at the museum, library, store, vet support activities and management and maintenance of the Center and the adjoining 82-acre Veterans Memorial Park. […]

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Cordell Rolle Prepares for ‘Dancing for the Space Coast’ Fundraising Event Set for June 5 in Melbourne

Cordell Rolle is a tech enthusiast, community advocate and US Navy Veteran. He is also the cofounder of Rolle IT LLC, an IT Solutions company located on Florida’s Space Coast that provides IT support services to federal and commercial clients. His dedication to his profession and community has allowed him to be recognized as a 4 under 40 recipient. […]

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Christina Grainger Prepares for ‘Dancing for the Space Coast’ Fundraising Event Set for June 5 in Melbourne

One of the competitors in this year’s event is Christina Grainger, who is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at Health First, advanced practice registered nurse at The Refinery Medspa & Wellness and author of The Teddy Bear with the Red Backpack. […]

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