Category: Philanthropy

MILESTONES: Brevard’s Carroll Distributing Marks 60 Years, Stresses Corporate Social Responsibility

Carroll Distributing upholds a company-wide mission of Corporate Social Responsibility, dedicated to benefitting a distributor’s community. Its employees are on-the-ground with the needs of the area, always giving to small-town bars who may be running a benefit for employees or community members, as well as regional and national charities. […]

WATCH: Paddock Mall and Wrestler Titus O’Neil Host Back to School Fest, Backpack Giveaway

Just last week, the Paddock Mall hosted its annual Back to School Fest. This year, in partnership with Thaddeus Bullard also known as WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil and the Bullard Family Foundation, the event included a special backpack and school supply giveaway benefiting local families with K-12 students attending school this month. […]

Volunteering Integral Part of Life For Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice & Palliative Care’s Lyman Rowan

Lyman Rowan sees volunteering for Wuesthoff Health System Hospice an integral part of his life. The Rockledge resident has devoted 25 years to volunteer hospice work, and despite the heartbreak that is part and parcel of volunteering for an end-of-life program, he wouldn’t have it any other way. […]

Generosity On, Off Campus Fuels Florida Tech Emergency Relief Fund Aided by Salary Reductions

Aided by significant voluntary salary reductions from senior university leadership initiated by Florida Tech President Dwayne McCay and generous donations from members of the Board of Trustees, the Florida Tech Emergency Relief Fund established in the midst of the coronavirus crisis will provide financial assistance to individuals and families affected by the challenging business climate created by the pandemic. […]

Ways You Can Help Brevard Zoo Weather the COVID-19 Storm and Preserve the Efforts of the Past 26 Years

If you’re a longtime Brevard County resident, you’ll recall that the Zoo was built from virtually nothing. In the 1980s, a group of local leaders banded together around the vision of a world-class zoological park on Florida’s Space Coast, ultimately recruiting more than 16,000 community volunteers to build the Zoo. […]

VIDEO: Cocoa Police Officers and Employees Thank Teen for Above and Beyond Act of Kindness

A young lady’s kind gesture for police officers and employees made a big impact this week.  On Monday, 18-year-old Annie Mitchell delivered a poster-sized invitation with her photo on it, offering to treat everyone at the police department to lunch at the 5-Points Café, located around the corner from the Cocoa Police Department. […]

Space Coast Daily TGIF Show July 3rd Edition: Carroll Distributing, Rising Tide, and Space Coast Symphony Orchestra

This week’s Space Coast Daily TGIF Show features note-worthy weekend beverage options for your July 4th weekend from Carroll Distributing’s Ron Chabot, plus Rising Tide Tap & Table and an update by Aaron Collins from the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra. […]