Orlando Briefs

Dr. P. Phillips Hospital celebrated “Pink October”, breast cancer awareness month, with its first ever Hope Hike.
Family Promise of Greater Orlando (FPGO), is proud to be a 2010 recipient of  $20,000 from Disney Helping Kids Shine Grant which will help to launch an exciting  new children’s enrichment program. Family Promise of Greater Orlando, formerly, Interfaith Hospitality Network is a member of the national organization committed...
LakeXpress, the County’s public transportation service, is seeking volunteers who are willing to be “mystery riders” to evaluate the service from a customer's perspective and provide feedback to County staff.
Liberty’s Legacy, in partnership with the Association of the United States Army Family Programs Directorate, announces the unveiling of the “2010 Liberty’s Legacy Project for Military Children,” an initiative to support and honor military children for their sacrifices.
During Bike Week 2011, Orlando Harley-Davidson will launch its “Hogs Against Hunger” campaign benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, a nonprofit organization that provides hunger relief to people in need throughout the region.
At the end of November, more than 700 students at Mount Dora Middle participated in the preliminary round of the Bee. The following students are set to compete in the final round at the school’s media center on Jan. 6:
Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Jeff Faine and Children’s Home Society of Florida present the second annual An Evening of HOPE Feb. 12, 7 p.m., at the Ballroom at Church Street Station in downtown Orlando. Monies raised through this black-tie gala will benefit The Faine House, a Project of H.O.P.E. (Home...
Nemours recently opened a Winter Garden location
Lake County Tourism & Business Relations is welcoming dozens of Central Florida’s art leaders to South Lake County for a meeting on Friday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cooper Memorial Library, located at 2525 Oakley Seaver Drive in Clermont. “This meeting is an opportunity for local...