Orlando Briefs

This year, the PIT Count found that 2,074 homeless individuals in Central Florida were determined to be homeless on the evening of the count. The group identified 1,522 homeless individuals in Orange County.
On Sunday, May 22, Orlando Harley-Davidson hosted “Ride Like a HOGstar” benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, a nonprofit organization that provides hunger relief to people in need throughout the region. More than 850 motorcycle enthusiasts took part in the charitable police escorted ride and after-party.
Fifth Third Bank is giving money away as part of an effort to promote an expanded No-Fee ATM program, available to individuals who open a checking account before August 15.
The Health Care Center for the Homeless, Inc. and the Femmes de Coeur have partnered to present the Heart to Heart Gala, a new event designed to bring greater awareness to the health care service needs of the homeless and uninsured in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties.  The...
Decorated veteran of 27-years speaks on the importance of Military healthcare and readiness Who: West Point graduate and retired U.S. Army Brigadier General Becky Halstead, the first woman in U.S. history to command in combat at the strategic level in Iraq and Afghanistan. What: General Becky Halstead, will be...
Katherine Eady hosted the Let’s Have Tea Mother’s Day and Runway Show at the Bahia Shriners Center in Orlando.
The Lake County 4-H Foundation will be hosting a fundraiser event entitled, “Ribs 4 Kids” on Friday, Jan. 21 at 12 and 3 p.m. at the Lake County Agricultural Center, located at 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares. The event supports 4-H youth development programs in Lake County and features family-sized,...
Due to a contractual issue, we have had to make some small adjustments to our exhibit schedule. We will be exhibiting Fighting the Fires of Hate – America and the Nazi Book Burning on January 12 through April 11, 2011. This powerful exhibit, created by the United States Memorial Holocaust...
On Sunday, May 22, Orlando Harley-Davidson will host a pair of “Ride Like a HOGstar” events benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.