High 5 Puts Partnership in Place with Bricks 4 Kidz
Special needs adult members of Team T.R.I.D.E.N.T. lend helping hands in support of LEGO-building programs
TAMPA, Fla., January 25, 2020 – High 5, a community-based, 501c3 non-profit organization, dedicated to providing regional leadership in after-school programs and sports recreation, proudly announces a new partnership between Team T.R.I.D.E.N.T. the High 5 program for special needs adults and the local chapter of Bricks 4 Kidz, part of a global LEGO® brick-based learning program.
The partnership consists of sorting the thousands of LEGO bricks of all colors,
In the last eight months, little has remained the same in the way we live, learn, and play. Yet, the anxiety and apprehension most of us feel has begun to fade slightly. The upside isn’t about taking unnecessary risks in advancing the spread of the Coronavirus; it’s about advancing a greater sense of balance in the cause of life itself for individuals and families throughout our region.
At High 5, that’s what we do.
Since 1963, we’ve been a family-first sports and aquatics facility that’s gone above and beyond the norm to make
The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce announced the finalists for its 2020 Business Excellence Awards this past week, and drum roll, please… BSAC/High 5 has been tapped as a finalist for their prestigious Non-Profit of the Year Award.
“This is a tremendous honor for our organization,” said CEO Chuck Burgess. “There are so many hard working, impactful and deserving non-profits in our area, and to be considered one of the best is a testament to our board team, leadership and staff teams, volunteers, donors, sponsors, partners and families
BSAC Partners with Livingstone Academy GalleryAdult Programs, BSAC Childcare, BSAC Community, BSAC Events, BSAC Family, BSAC Members, BSAC Mission, BSAC News, BSAC Partners, BSAC Programs, BSAC Sponsors, BSAC Sports, BSAC Stories, Facility Rental, Featured, Staff, Tennis For Fun!, TRIDENT
BSAC and Livingstone Academy have long been leaders for special needs education in Hillsborough County. Now, they join forces in a new partnership, filling a gap in much-needed services for special needs students and adults.
Chuck Burgess (CEO of BSAC) and Chris Pello (CEO Livingstone Schools) met in Leadership Brandon through the Chamber of Commerce in 2014. They quickly built a professional relationship after discovering their common interest in serving the special needs community. As Livingstone Schools continued to grow, so did their need for more space. Livingstone Schools opened its fourth
BSAC After-School Experience Newsletter January 31, 2020 GalleryActivities at Barrington, Activities at Bevis, Activities at Brooker, Activities at BSAC (All-Stars), Activities at Fishhawk Creek, Activities at Kingswood, Activities at Mann Middle, Activities at Stowers, Activities Lithia Springs, Afterschool, All-Stars Newsletter, BSAC Childcare, BSAC Community, BSAC News, BSAC Programs, Early Learning, Featured, Field Trips, Holiday Camps, VPK
The BSAC Leadership Team recently met for a two-day retreat in preparation for our best year yet! All departments came together for team bonding exercises, communication strategies, and of course, a little fun. New and veteran employees alike gained valuable coaching and training in addition to insight into the organization’s long-term vision.
On the first day, our team brought out their competitive sides at CQ Tactical. Leaders split up into groups to create team names and strategize winning methods for laser tag and an escape room. Everyone worked together towards a common
Welcome, New BSAC Team Members! GalleryActivities at Brooker, Activities at BSAC (All-Stars), Activities at Fishhawk Creek, Activities at Stowers, Afterschool, BSAC Childcare, BSAC Community, BSAC Events, BSAC Mission, BSAC News, BSAC Partners, BSAC Programs, BSAC Stories, Featured, Staff
We are delighted to welcome seven new after-school mentors to the BSAC team! They were carefully selected from a large pool of candidates for their positive attitudes and a strong passion for making a difference. You can learn more about them by reading their bios below. If you or someone you know would be an excellent fit for the BSAC team, please click here to apply!
Originally from Miami, Jose Guerrero will be a BASE mentor at Brooker Elementary! In his spare time, he enjoys playing sports, exploring the outdoors, and taking
Winter Break Wonderland GalleryActivities at Barrington, Activities at Bevis, Activities at Brooker, Activities at BSAC (All-Stars), Activities at Fishhawk Creek, Activities at Kingswood, Activities at Mann Middle, Activities at Stowers, Activities Lithia Springs, Afterschool, Aquatics, BSAC Childcare, BSAC Community, BSAC Events, BSAC Mission, BSAC News, BSAC Programs, Featured
Join us during winter break for snowball fights, bobsled scooter relays, swimming, ornament making, and other festive games & crafts!
December 23: 7am – 6:30pm
December 24: HALF DAY 7am – 1pm
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 7am – 6:30pm
December 27: 7am – 6:30pm
December 30: 7am – 6:30pm
December 31: HALF DAY 7am – 1pm
January 1: CLOSED
January 2: 7am – 6:30pm
January 3: 7am- 6:30pm
January 6: 7am – 6:30pm
$120/Week or $40/Day
We’re Hiring! GalleryActivities at BSAC (All-Stars), Afterschool, Aquatics, BlueWave, BSAC Community, BSAC Events, BSAC Family, BSAC Members, BSAC Mission, BSAC News, BSAC Partners, BSAC Programs, BSAC Stories, BSAC Summer Camp, Facility Rental, Featured, Learn-To-Swim, Staff, Swim Lessons
BSAC is looking to fill a wide variety of positions! All candidates are required to pass a drug test and background screening.
Available Positions Include:
- After School Counselor (18yrs+)
- CDL Class B Bus Driver
- Communications Intern
- Summer Camp Intern
- Member Services
- Swim Instructor
- TRIDENT Special Needs Instructor
- TRIDENT Driver (25 yrs+)