This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Page Woodward with 211 of Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast. You can Dial 2-1-1 for crisis intervention, information, and referral to community services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or visit their website www.211treasurecoast.org
This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Vicki Hoyos, executive director for Harvest Food and Outreach Center in St. Lucie County. Harvest’s Children’s Read & Feed Program is now underway. For more information visit: ww.harvestfoodoutreach.org
This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Chuck Kitzmillerwith the Fort Pierce Exchange Club and Jennifer Jock with Boys and Girls Club of St. Lucie County. The Exchange Club’s 30th Annual Chili Cook-Off to benefit Boys and Girls Club will take place on Saturday, July 14th at the Fenn Center in Ft. Pierce. For more information visit: http://www.fortpierceexchangeclub.com
This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Jennifer Ahern from Helping People Succeed. HPS serves individuals who need special training, education, employment and living arrangements. Helping People Succeed will be having a White Shirt Night at Taste Casual Dining in Hobe Sound on Saturday, June, 16. For more information visit: www.hpsfl.org
Congressman Tom Rooney is warning of people going into nursing homes to get Veterans to invest their pension in high risk investments. Such activity has been reported in the Stuart area. Contact the Congressman's office at 202-225-5792 or at www.rooney.house.gov to report this or any other scam against veterans. If you don't live in Congressman Rooney's district, he recommends contacting your congressman.
This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Cristin Ryan, Marine Biology Educator and Volunteer Coordinator at the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit in Ft. Pierce. The Smithsonian will be celebrating World Ocean Day on Saturday, June 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information visit: www.sms.si.edu