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.
P.E.O. is a philanthropic, educational organization of women for women. Saturday February 22nd, is the date of their Ladies Afternoon Tea. The event will be held at the First United Methodist Church from 2-4pm. For tickets, call 321 727-2976.
Claire Gibbs, member PEO International Chapter GW and Pat Hemphill, member of Chapter CK talk about the organization and the upcoming Tea.
P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebratethe advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations. For more information, check out P.E.O. International's website.
SERVICE, the film, portrays the courage of several women veterans as they transition from active duty to their civilian lives. We see the horrific traumas they faced, their invisible as well as physical injuries and all their challenges in receiving benefits and care.
Dr. Leesa Souto, Executive Director of the Marine Resources Council gives details about LagoonFest 2014
LagoonFest 2014 will feature live music performed by Souler Eclipse, Rayananda & the Wandering Sadhus, Mark Demao & the Four Given, Jeanne by the Sea, Richard Carl & Friends and others. There will be food trucks, inspirational speakers, and more. A $10 donation to benefit Marine Resources Council will get you into the festival.
PALS Brevard, providing autism links and support, hosts the third annual Brevard Uncorked wine-tasting experience on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at Matt's Casbah. All funds raised by events hosted by Brevard PALS remain in Brevard County to support individuals with autism spectrum disorders, their families and the professionals that assist them.
The Dragon Festival will be a combination of a Renaissances Fair, Highland Games with a little Hogwarts for good measure. Taking place at Wickham Pavilion January 25th & 26th, the festival is to benefit the Save Dragon Point Foundation.