Orange County Recognizes Children for Saving Lives During House Fire

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Fire Chief Otto Drozd III honored Isiah Francis, 10, and Jeremiah Grimes, 11, at the Board of County Commissioners meeting today for calling 911 and rescuing two small children from a burning home on June 16. The boys each received a Mayor’s Hero Award, an Honorary Firefighter plaque and…

Orange County Mayor Hosts 4th Annual Jazz in the Park on March 7th

  Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs will host a free evening of Jazz in the Park on Saturday, March 7 (rain date: March 21), from 4 – 7 p.m. at Cypress Grove Park, 290 Holden Ave., Orlando. With promotional support from, the event will feature Jazzyway Express, Eastside Combo, and the Dave Capp Project.

Orange County Recognized by Brazilian Tourism Federation

  The Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce recently presented Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs with a special award from FENACTUR, the Brazilian National Federation of Tourism, recognizing Orange County’s dynamic economic partnership with Brazil.

The AMP Group shows their Support to Mayor Teresa Jacobs

By Ademar Rodrigues/ Photos By Anderson Barreto AMP Group Marketing Director The AMP Group, showed their support to Mayor Teresa Jacobs’s re-election, and mobilized the community to a fundraiser at one of their developments the Orlando Crossings Mall and attracted several members of the Brazilian Community, authorities and public figures.

The MLS is Here! Orlando City Soccer MLS #21-2015

Being Part of Something Great! At 6 PM the crowd entered the Hall. The same fans that moved the Citrus Bowl during the last years, had also hoped and dream for the MLS  campaign to become a reality. Now the MLS is finally here and honored by all the ones that worked so hard to…

1st Annual Mahatma Gandhi Diversity Breakfast

  The First  Annual Mahatma Gandhi Diversity Breakfast was a huge success! Celebrating Gandhi’s birthday and remembering his impressive life, we learned how amazing it is to live among this colorful and diverse Community, filled with great professionals and people that devote their lives to  a better community . Leader of our Community, such as  Orlando…


As usual a great game, where Orlando show what it can really do. On the attack the entire game, showed that they were in tune in a great performance. Looks like the Major League Soccer is closer than ever, we move forward to a new series of games and many victories. Thanks to the great fans, they…

CFBACC – End of the year Celebration 2012

The year is almost over, and it is time to celebrate all the good things that happened! For us at CFBACC it was a challenging year, but the support and inspiration of all the friends we gathered along this time was overwhelming, and it proves that help sometimes comes from the most unexpected sources.

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…

Brazil a world of opportunities and how it happened !

We live in a crazy economy, as fast as we recuperate from the crises, other Countries like Brazil has transformed itself in the next best thing. An emergent economy that is fascinating foreign money, and beating economies down like Europe and USA, thriving on success.