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We want to share every aspect of what Friends of Children do… so you can come here to not only find out about the latest events, but read some personal stories about the lives of children who have been changed because of the Guardian ad Litem program.

Angel Trees have wishes!

We just had to deliver more Angel Wishes to Uno's!! They are great supporters! Angel Wishes have been distributed to all of the businesses who will have Angel Trees. Hurry! Black Friday is coming! And go by Uno's to pick up an Angel Card and have lunch or...

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Holiday Wish Donate

Donate and we will fill the wishes of children! Complete the form and we will purchase Gift Cards and toys for children. You will also receive a tax deductible donation receipt by email. <iframe id="JotFormIFrame-73196526201150"...

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Brevard County

The Brevard County Employee's have been the inspiration for this special section of our Holiday Wish program. We had kids who turned in wishes for Gift Cards, especially teenagers who want clothing or electronics. It's hard to go shopping and know what they want! Gift...

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Holiday Potluck 2017

Ready to enjoy some great food, great friends and get in the holiday spirit? It's time for our annual Potluck Dinner! Come and get in on the fun. Friday • December 8, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 pm Hope United Church of Christ 2555 S Fiske Blvd Rockledge, FL  32955 Want a...

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Costumes available

CALLING ALL GAL'S!! Just discovered these in the storage unit and they were originally destined for the Holiday Store for kid's dress-up. BUT, decided to let the GAL's know these are available for Halloween if they have a child who might benefit from an extra boost to...

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Garage Sale Fundraiser

Put the FUN into Fundraising! That's what Andy McIlwraith recently did with his family. They had a garage sale and donated the proceeds to Friends of Children of Brevard. Andy said, "It was a great way to get rid of some things we no longer needed. In fact, when some...

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Holiday Wish begins!

At the September Board Meeting, Kathy Spratt volunteered to Chair the Holiday Wish List for 2017.  Spratt has served on the Board of Directors of Friends of Children and is also the Acting Treasurer. Campaigns will begin immediately to not only get the Holiday Wishes...

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Christmas Countdown!!

Plugin supplied by Your Christmas Countdown All kids love presents. In fact, pretty much EVERYBODY likes to get a present. That's why we work hard to try and fulfill the holiday wishes for the abused and neglected children in Brevard County. We want to...

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Guardian ad Litem Appreciation Luncheon

You are appreciated The GAL Appreciation Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Brevard Zoo 8225 North Wickham Road Melbourne, FL (Near I-95) Buffet style lunch to include: Caesar salad, Cheese & Fruit, Chicken Parmesan, Herb...

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Toast and Taste

You are invited to our 18th Annual Toast & Taste An extraordinary evening of Fine Wine, Dinner and Entertainment Saturday • May 6, 2017 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm at The Melbourne Ballroom 6300 N. Wickham Road, Suite 132F Melbourne, FL Catering by the Green Turtle Market Jazz...

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“Keys to Independence Act” goes to the Governor

Groundbreaking Program Helping Foster Children Get Driver’s Licenses Made Permanent as SB 60 Passes House and Goes to Governor [Tallahassee, Florida] – A pilot program helping youth in the child welfare system get driver’s licenses, was expanded and became permanent...

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Ben and Jerry’s Free Cone Day

Ben & Jerry's has chosen Friends of Children of Brevard as their beneficiary of the proceeds from this year's Free Cone Day! Please come out on April 4th to show your support of Friends of Children and help fulfill Brevard County children's unmet needs! Ben and...

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Thanks to our SuperHero Sponsors

Your support goes to help the children of Brevard. It buys a crib, a new pair of shoes or a week of summer camp. All those things that can truly make a child's life better ... and happier....

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Uno Dough Raiser

Family friendly Superhero event Uno’s in Viera  January 24 5pm-8pm Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entrée! Special visits from Superheroes, face painting, balloons and a superhero costume contest! Please give the server the voucher below and our...

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Virtual Super Hero 5k 2017

If you can't make it to the physical race... support our children by participating VIRTUALLY! Dress as your favorite Superhero (optional) and run or walk whenever and wherever you want to earn the awesome 4-inch Superhero medal shown below. Virtual runners will also...

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Shop Amazon for Christmas Wish List

Friends needs YOUR help! There are hundreds of children in our county this year that are at risk of having no gifts this Holiday Season due to being placed in homes with financial limitations. Shop our ONLINE Amazon Store to help fulfill our children's holiday wishes...

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Angel Tree

Angel Tree Locations Here's where you can pick-up an Angel Card or drop off your gifts. Thank you for your generosity! For more information, contact us 321-690-6823. Avenue Viera Management Office 2261 Town Center Ave #113 Viera, FL 32940 (321) 634-5390 Glenn’s Tire...

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