Produced by WFIT's General Manager, Terri Wright, Coastal Connection serves as your spotlight on the community. Each 5- min edition of Coastal Connection showcases a special event and/or not-for-profit organization in Brevard County, Florida.
In this edition of Coastal Connection, Tracy Bacon and Judy Anderson, co-chairs of the local haven, talk to us about the Havenly Affair happening on October 20th. Going on its 26thyear, this fundraising event helps local children who have been victims of abuse or neglect find a loving home.
In this edition of Coastal Connections, Bob Barnes, co-founder of the Children’s Hunger Project, joins us to talk about his efforts to prevent children from going hungry. This project aims to help schools properly feed children that come from families with scarce resources.
In this edition of Coastal Connection we'll speak with part of the staff of Odyssey Charter School. Founder Constance Ortiz, Wendy Nolder, Principal of lower campus and Brent Christensen, Principal of upper campus will talk about the schools' holistic education model and more.
In this edition of Coastal Connection we'll hear from Virginia Hamilton, founder of Canine Commandos. This innovative program involves students from 19 schools training homeless dogs to make them more adoptable.
In this edition of Coastal Connection, we take a look at the upcoming production of Alligators, Mosquitos and Determination, presented by Brevard Theatrical Ensemble and The Library of Florida History.