Thursday December 4th, The Chandlery in downtown Melbourne (911 E New Haven Ave) hosts a benefit for The Children's Home Society. The event begins at 3 pm with a visit from Santa. Bring an unwrapped toy for children in need and a mere $5 charge gets you dynamite food and drinks, an ugly sweater photo booth and lots of fun!
The Children's Home Society Embraces Children Inspires Lives. Their dream:
Community Foundation for Brevard serves as a leader, catalyst and trusted resource for philanthropic individuals & organizations to expand, enhance and sustain Brevard’s quality of life. In 2013, the Community Foundation for Brevard awarded more than $1.23 million in grants and scholarships to local programs and institutions. As of May 2014 the community foundation has awarded $158,528 to local programs and institutions this year.
With its exotic scales and rhythms, the music of Hungary has long has an outsize influence on the music of Europe. Composers, native and non- have brought the music of the peasantry, the Roma, and other influences as well to the concert stage. We take a look at some of the music of this relatively small nation with the music of Bartok, Kodaly, Liszt, Brahms, Berlioz, Tchaikovsky and others on this week's program.
We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.