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Leadership Brevard Selects Healthy Start as Leadership Action Project

Jen-Pics-012During its unparalleled 25+ year history, Leadership Brevard, the flagship community leadership program of LEAD Brevard has organized, guided and overseen the successful completion of over 125 community projects. Each year, the Leadership Brevard class contributes over 700 annual volunteer service hours to the community; a cumulative value of $375,000.00 This fall, LB will be entering its 27th year of achieving excellence in leadership in Brevard County by “developing and inspiring individuals to serve our community.”

For 2012-2013, Leadership Brevard has chosen Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard as one of its Leadership Action Projects. Healthy Start is excited about this partnership and looks forward to working closely with the talented members of the group that include; Ashley Carraro, Director of Child and Family Services for Brevard Family Partnership; Jeanna Goolsby, Jr. Business Development Specialist for Luke & Associates; Diane Arnold, Program Director of Devereux; Chris Wurtzbacher, Mortgage Manager for Community Credit Union of Florida; Michael Diaz MD, Diaz Center for Plastic Surgery; Craig Beam, Technical Operations Manager for Electric Picture Display Systems; Susan Bearden, Director of Information Technology for Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy; Katie Cannon, Senior Bookkeeper for Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation; and Alix Townsend, City Planner for the City of Rockledge.

Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard Nominated to be part of the 2012 Chase Community Giving Program

Out of thousands of charities across the nation, Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard has been nominated to be part of the 2012 Chase Community Giving Program.

Chase asked their customers and employees to share the names of the charities that meant the most to them – and Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard was among those chosen!

Of the nominated charities, 196 will be chosen to share $5 million in grants. To win, we need your votes! Voting will take place September 6-19, 2012. Stay tuned to our Web site for more information on how you can vote for Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard!