Important Message Regarding Board Member, Dr. Ralph Swanson

It is with deep sorrow that I must report the death of beloved Board member, Dr. Ralph Swanson.  Ralph passed away on Sunday, November 11 at the age of 94. Ralph achieved much success in his life including, but not limited to, retiring as a Colonel in the United...

BAC To Participate In Celebrate Brevard 2012

Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) will participate in this year’s Celebrate Brevard 2012 Food & Wine Extravaganza hosted by the Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce.  The event will be held on Friday, November 30 from 6pm to 9pm at the Palm Bay Hotel and...

Perseverance Pays: Meet Client Jean J.

The dictionary defines the word perseverance as “steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.”  No one exemplifies this better than BACk to Work client, Jean J. In 2004 when her managerial position at a local power company in...

The Power of Family: Meet Client Heather H.

“Other things may change us, but we start and end with family.”  Anthony Brandt, Author At age 10, Heather H. was known as a fun-loving and spirited child who adored her friends, family and the Girl Scouts.  Then, overnight, Heather’s world changed forever. Due to a...