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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Five hundred new books were donated during an event last week at the Brevard Schools Foundation’s Supply Zone for Teachers at the former Clearlake Middle School in Cocoa. The donation came from the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women, an organization that, according to their mission statement, promotes friendship, develops women of intellect and integrity, […]
Florida Sport Fishing Association (FSFA) donated $4,335 for marine science grants. Teachers are using these funds for everything from setting up a classroom aquarium to taking research study trips. Thank you, FSFA!
School Board Member Misty Belford delivers a $500 check for a Bright Ideas Mini-Grant to Jackson Middle School Teacher Christine Ryba. Her project is entitled, “Healthy Gardens – Healthy Community.” Are you a teacher with a Bright Idea? Brevard Schools Foundation awards mini-grants twice annually thanks in part to the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations […]
Thank you United Launch Alliance (ULA) for contributing $25,000 for science grants! Donations like these help our teachers create meaningful learning experiences for our students.