Drew Mello

Morning Edition host


Treasure Coast Happenings
12:58 pm
Fri July 5, 2013

Pioneer Family Days at Heathcote

Drew Mello talks with Cynthia Warren and Nan Billings from Heathcote Botanical Gardens in Fort Pierce.
Heathcote will be hosting a monthly Pioneer Family Days starting on Saturday, July 13.
For more information visit: www.heathcotebotanicalgardens.org or call 772-464-4672.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
11:31 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Keeping the Treasure Coast’s waterways clean

Drew Mello talks with April Price about the 6

th Annual Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup, taking place on Saturday, July 27.

Since 2008, more than 4,500 volunteers have removed over 46 tons of trash from the waters of the Treasure Coast.

For more information visit: www.tcwaterwaycleanup.com or call (772) 285-1646.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:08 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Helping alleviate hunger on the Treasure Coast

Drew Mello talks with Krista Garofalo with the Treasure Coast Food Bank.

TCFB is the largest hunger relief agency on the Treasure Coast, providing millions of pounds of food to over 200 charitable organizations.

For more information visit: www.stophunger.org or call 772-489-3034

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:22 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

‘Bash Under the Bridge’

Drew Mello talks with Britt Brandon and Zach Allen with the Martin Memorial Foundation LifeSavers.

The LifeSavers will be hosting their annual Goombay Bash on Saturday, July 20th at Jensen Beach Causeway Park.

For more information, visit GIVEmhf.org/Goombay or call 772.781.2742

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:13 pm
Fri June 7, 2013

Let’s go sailing!

Drew Mello talks with Roy Whitehead, president of the Treasure Coast Youth Sailing Foundation.

The foundation, sponsored by the Fort Pierce Yacht Club and the City of Fort Pierce, will offer eight one-week sailing classes, starting June 10.

Information on schedules and financial aid applications is available at www.tcysf.homestead.com or by calling Candace Banack at 772-465-7720.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
11:04 am
Fri May 31, 2013

White Shirt Night

Drew Mello talks with Glenna Parris with Helping People Succeed.

HPS serves individuals who need special training, education, employment and living arrangements.

Helping People Succeed will be having their annual White Shirt Night on Saturday, June 15th at Taste Casual Dining in Hobe Sound.

Reservations for White Shirt Night can be made online at www.whiteshirtnight.com or by calling (772) 320-0770. 

To find out more about Helping People Succeed visit: www.hpsfl.org


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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:17 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Inspiring environmental stewardship

Drew Mello talks with Shannon Dack, education specialist for the Florida Oceanographic Society.

The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, a 57-acre marine life nature center, is located on Hutchinson Island in Stuart, opposite the new Elliot Museum.

This summer, the Florida Oceanographic Society will be offering courses and programs to inspire environmental stewardship.

For more information visit: www.floridaocean.org or call 772-225-0505

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:56 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Road to Success

Drew Mello talks with Christina Kaiser with United for Families.

The agency helps abused and neglected children on the Treasure Coast through adoption, foster care and protective services.

UFF will be having their annual charity golf tournament to benefit their Road to Success program on Saturday, June 1 at Mariner Sands Country Club in Hobe Sand. Road to Success prepares young people for life after foster care.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:04 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Smithsonian to host local celebration of World Oceans Day

Touchtank at Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit

Drew Mello talks with Cristin Ryan, Marine Biology Educator at the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, located in the St. Lucie County Aquarium at 420 Seaway Drive on South Hutchinson Island in Fort Pierce.

The Smithsonian and the St. Lucie County Aquarium will take part in World Oceans Day on Saturday, June 8 to celebrate our world ocean and our personal connection to the sea.

For more information on the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit: www.sms.si.edu/SMEE/

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:05 pm
Fri May 3, 2013

A Matter of Balance

Drew Mello talks with Liliana Herrera from Area Agency on Aging.

The agency will be offering a two day seminar to train leaders for the A Matter of Balance program, which helps to manage falls and increase activity level. The seminar will take place on Thursday and Friday May 9 & 10th at WellMed on Lake Whitney Place in Port St. Lucie.

For more information on Area Agency on Aging go to: www.youragingresourcecenter.org or call the Elder Helpline toll-free at 866-684-5885.

For more information on A Matter of Balance call Terri at 772-579-84

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