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Hannah Yechivi

Digital News Intern

Hannah Yechivi is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for fall 2018.

Born in San Jose, Costa Rica, Hannah is currently a senior working towards a bachelor's degree in mass communication with a concentration on broadcast news at USF. She is also minoring in business administration. Hannah is proficient in 3 different languages: Spanish, English and French.

Hannah is currently the anchor at USF’s “News in 90” and has had previous internships with Spectrum News, USF Athletics, and Tampa Bay United Nations Association.

NOAA

The Tampa Bay area is reaching out with donation drives to help the victims of Hurricane Michael.

Donations - including food, medical care, water and cleaning supplies - will make their way up the coast from Tampa to the Panhandle to help those affected by Hurricane Michael.

Hernando County Clerk of Circuit Court

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and local law enforcement and community service groups are encouraging people to speak out about the problem.

WUSF Public Media

Pinellas County, a popular travel destination in Florida, will be receiving more tax dollars from tourists as the Pinellas County Tax Collector’s Office partners with various travel agencies.

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Nearly two dozen Tampa Bay area museums are participating in the 14th annual free Museum Day Saturday (Sept. 22.) Smithsonian Magazine sponsors the one-day event which provides free entry to anyone with a ticket from the Museum Day site. Two general admission tickets are included in each individual email request.

Amanda Mills/CDC

The Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County is offering a free prevention program for people who are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.

James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital

September is Suicide Awareness Prevention Month. To mark the occasion, both the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital and the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System are hosting suicide prevention awareness fairs Friday.

There will also be a separate event benefiting the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay that evening.