Archive for: 2012

BAC To Participate In Celebrate Brevard 2012

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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 Conference Center, 1881 Palm Bay Road...

Perseverance Pays: Meet Client Jean J.

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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 Minnesota was eliminated, Jean rolled with the...

The Power of Family: Meet Client Heather H.

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“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 health crisis no...

Fall For the Arts!

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On Friday, October 5 from 5pm to 8:30pm, Very Special Arts-Brevard/Cogswell Street Studio will participate in Brevard Cultural Alliance’s annual “Fall For the Arts” festival. The event kicks off Brevard County’s arts and cultural season with over 50 local arts and cultural organizations represented, food and live music.  Very...

Toyota 100 Cars for Good Program Results

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For those of you who voted on Wed., July 18, or BAC’s voting date in the Toyota 100 Cars for Good Program, we would like to say “thank you” for your support.  Although we drove a good race, in the end we didn’t gain enough momentum to cross the finish line and came...