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Wellcare Employability Skills Summer Program

The WellCare Employability Skills Program in partnership with Derrick Brooks Charities has been quite a success. So far there has been Session I – Information  Technology. The WellCare IT team came in and spoke with the students about the world of IT and the jobs that currently exist. They played

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National Conference on Preventing Crime

Over 1100 adults and youth from over 20 states and Jamaica attended the National Conference on Preventing Crime sponsored by Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody and co-sponsored by Derrick Brooks Charities in Tampa on May 29 – 31, 2019. Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister was the host agency. Derrick Brooks

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Day 2 Brooks Bunch Blog

After the morning debrief BBBA headed off to Georgia Tech for an informational session about the selection process and then on to a facilities tour of the athletics department. Stop 2 was an inspirational stop at the MLK National Historic Site and Ebenezer Baptist Church. After lunch we headed to

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Day 1 of the Brooks Bunch Bootcamp Trip

BBBA headed to Atlanta early Monday morning for their first jammed packed day of adventure. Stop 1 was CNN for a behind the scenes tour of  how the news is reported. Stop 2 landed them at the College Football  Hall of Fame where the students were able to follow their

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OAG Conference 2019 Photos

The 2019 OAG National Conference on Preventing Crime was hosted here in  Tampa,FL from May 29 – May 31, 2019. WHAT A BLESSING TO BE A PART OF THIS AWESOME CONFERENCE! The past 3 days have been absolutely amazing and we’ve had a chance to develop and promote positive solutions

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19th Annual Derrick Brooks Celebrity Classic

The 19th Annual Derrick Brooks Celebrity Classic was a great success held on May 5th and 6th at the T Pepin’s Hospitality Centre and Old Memorial Golf Club. A very special thank you to all of our Sponsors, Donors, Celebrity Guests and Volunteers for making this event so special. The

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