2015 School Supply Drive Locations

You can help a child in need – donate a school supply today. Brevard Schools Foundation’s annual school supply drive is underway to help the nearly 34,000 students who qualify for free or reduced lunch and request assistance. The public is invited to participate in donating supplies at designated drop-off locations throughout Brevard County. Cash […]

Volunteers Needed: Back to School Giveaway Registration

Would you like to help low-income students gain access to free school supplies? Consider volunteering for the annual Back to School Giveaway Event! Though summer vacation has just begun, we are already preparing for Back to School. Every year, Brevard Schools Foundation hosts a free Back to School Supply Giveaway for children on Free or […]

Tickets on Sale for $5,000 Drawing and Golf Invitational

VIERA –Tickets and sponsorships are now available for the Brevard Schools Foundation 19th Annual Golf Invitational Weekend presented by Heard Construction. The activities begin on June 7th with a drawing for $5,000 to be given away at the “Stroke of Luck” party, sponsored by Community Credit Union, taking place at Keith and Lila Buescher’s 10-acre […]

Shop from the Heart Benefits Homeless Students

Shop from the Heart: Giving Much Needed Supplies to Local Homeless Students BREVARD COUNTY, FL – For many students, the approaching summer vacation is a cause for excitement. For others, however, it is a source of anxiety. More than 2,200 identified homeless students were enrolled in Brevard Public Schools last year. When the summer vacation […]

Brevard Schools Foundation Wins Award

Brevard Schools Foundation took home the “Supernova Award” and a $1,000 prize, given to a nonprofit for magnifying impact.  The award was announced during the inaugural Health First Stars of the Space Coast Awards that recognized the stellar work of nonprofits.  The Foundation cited its work in opening up the new Supply Zone for Teachers, a resource center where Brevard […]

At Risk Boys Focus of Heineman Foundation Grant

Viera, FL – Researchers are learning that when it comes to delinquency, boys are exposed to more risk and less protective factors than girls.  Through a generous grant from the Heineman Foundation, Brevard Schools Foundation (BSF) hopes to influence troubled adolescent boys with prevention through the arts.   The grant will serve boys who are court […]

2015 TSIC Graduation & Induction Ceremony

EAU GALLIE, FL (April 23, 2015) – Fifty deserving high school seniors received college scholarships for successfully completing the requirements of the Take Stock in Children Scholarship & Mentoring program. Seven of the graduates have been awarded a 4 – semester housing scholarship through the state Take Stock In Children office. Also honored during the […]

Suntree Rotary Club Donates $1000 to Take Stock

VIERA, FLA. – Brevard Schools Foundation receives $1,000 from the Suntree Rotary Club in support of the Take Stock In Children program.  “We are honored to be the recipients of such a generous donation from the Suntree Rotary Club for deserving students of Brevard County,” said Amie Harris, Take Stock in Children Program Manager.   The donation will help provide […]

BSF Board President Voted 2015 County Volunteer of the Year

BREVARD COUNTY, FLA.  – The Central Florida branch of Wells Fargo has named Yvonne McGuire the 2015 Brevard County Volunteer of the Year. As the president of the Brevard Schools Foundation board of directors, Yvonne McGuire, has served as a volunteer leader at the same time the Foundation received recognition as ranking 16th in the […]

Multiple Schools Named “Bright Ideas” Mini-Grants Winners

BREVARD COUNTY, FLA. – Brevard Public Schools is proud to announce the second semester winners of the “Bright Ideas” Mini-Grant program. The “Bright Ideas” Mini Grant program is coordinated through the Brevard Schools Foundation and provides teachers with the funds to add innovative projects, hands on experiences and study trips to engage students in learning […]