Sheriff’s Squad Eager To Play Harlem Ambassadors
By Space Coast Daily // February 24, 2013
Proceeds Benefit Chidren's Advocacy Center
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Friends of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard will once again welcome the internationally-acclaimed Harlem Ambassadors to Brevard County for a basketball game to benefit the programs and services of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard.
Facing off against the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office All-Stars, the Ambassadors will play at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24 at Viera High School.
During the 15-year history of the Harloem Ambassadors, the team has made multiple foreign tours traveling to Canada, Germany, England, Iceland, Macedonia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Hungary, Korea, Japan, Guantanamo Bay Naval Station, Puerto Rico, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Guam, Northern Marianas Islands, Palau, and French Polynesia.
At any given point in the season, there are two Harlem Ambassadors’ units performing in different parts of the country. The group performing primarily east of the Mississippi is designated as the “Red, White, and Blue” unit, while the western touring squad in called the “Stars and Stripes” unit.
Event Chairs Delores Spearman and Peta Adovasio have announced that all levels of sponsorship are available and that the title sponsor slot is still open.
The Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard is a program of the Space Coast Health Foundation and is a multi-agency collaboration of child welfare professionals who intervene in the most severe cases of physical child abuse and neglect in Brevard, including all child sexual abuse cases.
The Friends of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard is a nonprofit organization that supports the work of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard.
For more information, visit the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard’s website at www.cacbrevard.org, or call 321-637-7652.