Space Coast Women in Defense Supports the Great Brevard Toy Drop with Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Charity

MEDIA CONTACT:

Carey Beam

8-koi

cbeam@8-koi.com

November 9, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Donations Are Being Collected at Three 8-koi Locations

MERRITT ISLAND – The Space Coast Chapter of Women in Defense is supporting The Great Brevard Toy Drop with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Charity in 2021. Community members are asked to donate new, unwrapped toys/giftsfor needy children, infants, and teens as identified by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office.

Donations can be brought to the following 8-koi office locations by Tuesday, November 30th during regular business hours:

Curbside drop-off is available. Send an email to recruiting@8-koi.com or call 321.802.6768 and ask for Carlos or Sheena to make arrangements.

All donations will be distributed to the youth by BCSODeputies. A Toy Drop ‘Cop Parade’ will be held in Cocoa Village on Wednesday, December 1st at 12:15pm. The public is invited to attend.

8-koi Founder Inga Young is the newly inducted President of Space Coast Women in Defense and invites Brevard County to join her and SCWID’s volunteer board in celebrating the season of giving by donating to The Great Brevard Toy Drop.

“Women In Defense provides a dynamic, forward-thinking community for developing leadership skills, cultivating relationships, as well as mentoring, and education through a variety of national and regional events,” says Inga. “This holiday toy drive is just one way we’re aiming to contribute to ourBrevard community and show supportfor our local public safety agencies.”

The Space Coast chapter of Women in Defense was founded January 21, 2013. See more at http://scwid.org/

Our SCWID VP, Susie Glasgow Honored as Entrepreneur of the Year

Our very own SCWID/VP, Susan Glasgow (left), Kegman Inc, President/CEO, was honored as Entrepreneur of the Year by the Florida Institute of Technology, Women’s Business Center today. We are very proud of Susie, she is a leader of a fast growing Women Owned Small Business and at several community organization including; Career Sources Brevard and the Space Coast Women In Defense. She has grown Kegman Inc from a company generating revenue of $20 K dollars a year in 2011 to over $1.4M dollars in 2014–self capitalized, Kegman is poised to nearly double again in 2015.