Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer hosts the 6th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff


  Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer hosts the 6th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff  Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and District 2 City Commissioner Tony Ortiz will host the 6th Annual City of Orlando Hispanic Heritage Month kickoff on Thursday, September 13 to celebrate the influence of Hispanic culture in Orlando. This free event celebrates the commencement of Hispanic…

CFBACC @ Crowne Plaza- Our Independence Day Celebration.


The Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce was more than honored to receive all her guests, members and Directors to celebrate the 190 years of  Brazilian Independence. As Mayor Buddy Dyer representative Luis Martinez-Alicea proclaimed the 7th of September 2012 , Brazilian Independence Day, in a certified proclamation document signed by the Mayor honoring all…

Ativistas brasileiros da cultura de paz e convidados internacionais integram programa do III Festival Mundial da Paz, no Ibirapuera, entre 6 e 9 de setembro


Jean Yves-Leloup, Roberto Crema, Susan Andrews, Lia Diskin, referências mundiais na Cultura de Paz, são palestrantes do III Festival Mundial da Paz, a ser realizado entre 6 e 9 de setembro, no Parque do Ibirapuera (SP), e que ocorrerá simultaneamente em mais 18 estados brasileiros, França, Portugal, Argentina, México, Inglaterra e Equador, onde a Universidade Internacional da Paz (Unipaz), idealizadora do evento, tem atuação direta.

Red Cross Providing Help, Comfort to People in the South


Mobile kitchens capable of making thousands of meals a day are setting up in the affected areas. Volunteers from the Southern Baptist Convention will be preparing meals to be distributed throughout communities by Red Cross emergency response vehicles in place all along the Gulf Coast. The Red Cross has already served more than 42,000 meals…

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer hosts the 6th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff


  The kickoff will feature food from local Hispanic vendors as well as a colorful showcase of Hispanic art and performances.  The City of Orlando recognizes the important role our Hispanic community plays in our society and continues to reach out to our growing and vibrant Hispanic residents through the creation of two municipal offices:…

New Hope Assistance Center first Anniversary


For everything there is a time, a year ago the New Hope Assistance Center started, I remember we had a Ladies’s tea to celebrate, but in another circles other people also started their journey, like the Brazilian Consul in Florida, Helio Vitor Ramos Filho, that was just arriving in Miami.

Water for people- Wine for US- Local effort Global Impact


Millions of people in the world still don’t have clean water, sanitation, toilets, they sometimes danger themselves in order to get water, for their family. Somewhere in the world tonight will not have clean water to drink and maybe even get ill if they drink what they have, which is dirty water. 

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer Volunteers to Provide the Less Fortunate with IDignity


Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer Volunteers to Provide the Less Fortunate with IDignity Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will work side-by-side with members of his senior staff at the monthly IDignity event. Since its inception in 2008, Mayor Dyer has volunteered annually at the IDignity event which was created to help the disadvantaged in Central Florida overcome…