Drew Mello

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The Hunting Ground

Jun 19, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Mindi Fetterman the founder and director of The Inner Truth Project which serves the needs of adult survivors of rape, childhood sexual abuse or sexual violence. 

On Saturday, June 27, The Inner Truth Project will host a screening of The Hunting Ground, a new documentary about sexual violence on college campuses. Following the screening there will be a panel discussion with representatives from area colleges.

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Transforming The Norton

Jun 12, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Scott Bernarde, Director of Communications for the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach.

The Norton’s primary summer exhibition, Going Places, addresses the design of iconic 20th century vehicles, the history of transportation and its impact on our lives. Going Places will be on display from June 25 through January 10 of next year.

The Norton will be offering free admission to all Florida residents on Thursdays through September 3. Palm Beach County residents can experience the Norton for free on Saturdays year round.

Okeechobee at 100

Jun 5, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Sharie Turgeon, Executive Director of Okeechobee Main Street.

The city of Okeechobee is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year with a series of yearlong celebrations including a Centennial Birthday Bash on Saturday, June 13 at Sacred Heart Facilities and Field.

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Drew Mello talks with Sarah Ruwe, Executive Director of Florida’s Coast to Heartland Chapter of the American Red Cross.

On Saturday, June 6th, Red Cross chapters across the state, including West Palm Beach, Stuart and Vero Beach will offer a free “train in a day” program for volunteers who are willing to help support hurricane relief.

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Drew Mello talks with Jasmine Wanek, Marine Biology Educator at the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, at the St. Lucie County Aquarium.

The Smithsonian will host their annual World Ocean Day celebration from 10am-3pm on Saturday June 6th.

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Drew Mello talks with Crystal Bujol the founder of the Gifford Youth Orchestra.

The orchestra will host a Scholarship Benefit Concert on Saturday, May 23 at 2 p.m. at the Gifford Community Center.

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Taming The Lionfish

May 8, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Bob Hickerson from Treasure Coast Lionfish Safari.

The third annual Treasure Coast Lionfish Safari will take place at the Fort Pierce City Marina on Saturday May 16th, and Sunday May 17th.

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iRock the Walk

May 1, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Paula Hundt from Tykes & Teens, a Martin County non-profit that provides counseling to children including victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence.

Tykes & Teens will be having their 2nd Annual iRock the Walk 4 Mental Health Awareness of Saturday, May 9th at Gazebo Park on E. Ocean Blvd, in Stuart.

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Drew Mello talks with Lou Tomasovic, President of the Treasure Coast Youth Sailing Foundation.

The foundation will take part in Waterfest, on Sunday, May 3rd at Jaycee Park in Fort Pierce. This free event will give participants the chance to try sailing, kayaking, canoeing, sailboarding and other water activities.

The Treasure Coast Youth Sailing Foundation will once again off will offer one-week sailing classes, starting June 8.

Women Build

Apr 17, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Margot Graff Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Martin County.

May 2-10 is Habitat for Humanity’s National Women Build Week with all of the Treasure Coast Habitat affiliates celebrating the contributions of women to the building community. Habitat for Humanity links: Martin County St. Lucie County Indian River County