Corporate Responsibility

Take Charge For Charity – 2022

Take Charge For Charity - 2022

Charities in May - Join us as we continue our efforts in 2022 to help and support the most vulnerable in our community.

May

Compassionate Hearts UNITED Foundation, Inc.
Compassionate Hearts UNITED Foundation, Inc.

May was Mental Health Awareness Month. Based out of Polk County, Compassionate Hearts United Foundation works to stop the stigma when it comes to struggling with mental health through its "Give a HEART" program. It offers free resources for members of the community who may need some extra support and promotes positive social change by reminding everyone to be kind to each other.


The Spark Initiative
The Spark Initiative

May 20th, 2022 | The Spark Initiative

The organization offers free services and support for local youth. They also help at-risk adults through sex-trafficking support groups, domestic violence outreach and those in the criminal justice system.


American Lung Association
American Lung Association

May 10th, 2022 | American Lung Association

American Lung Association works to rid the world of lung disease through education, advocacy and research.


Angels Against Abuse
Angels Against Abuse

Angels Against Abuse was created to provide assistance to children beyond the scope of basic services covered by the foster care system.
Brookwood is dedicated to providing troubled teen girls with an alternative living environment and therapeutic program encompassing education, employ-ability skills, independent living training, and counseling to prepare them for self-sufficiency or a successful family reunification.


April

Noah’s Ark Potbelly Pig Sanctuary Inc
Noah’s Ark Potbelly Pig Sanctuary Inc

Noah’s Ark Potbelly Pig Sanctuary creates a safe haven for the more than 60 pigs under their care. Our own HR manager rescued a couple of pigs from this organization, making room for others to be taken in.


Gamers on the Edge
Gamers on the Edge

April 20th, 2022 | Gamers on the Edge

Gamers on the Edge takes helping sick kids to a new level. They raise money for children going through tough times by taking care of hospital bills and building full gaming PCs to keep their minds off of chemotherapy.


Sunstate Orchestral Program
Sunstate Orchestral Program

April 13th, 2022 | Sunstate Orchestral Program

Because of Sunstate Orchestral Program, children are introduced to music at an early age. It helps promote a love for making music and sets them up for success in life.


The Kind Mouse
The Kind Mouse

April 6th, 2022 | The Kind Mouse

The Kind Mouse works to make sure children have food to eat on the weekends and holidays. Since 2012, this organization has filled more than 619,000 hungry tummies.


March

Plato Academy Tampa
Plato Academy Tampa

March 23rd, 2022 | Plato Academy Tampa

This week’s charity goes to Plato Academy Tampa. This donation is personal for one of our employees. Her child attends the preschool and K-6 charter school. We love supporting our local educators and students!


American Heart Association
American Heart Association

March 16th, 2022 | American Heart Association

Allison Kropff has been nominated as a “Go Red Woman of Impact.” After her grandmother died from complications of stroke, she's dedicated much of her time to informing women about the importance of heart health. We are joining Allison’s national campaign to bring awareness and raise money locally for medical research.


Armed Forces Families Foundation
Armed Forces Families Foundation

This organization not only cares about our men and women serving overseas, but their families as well. They make sure the families have a sense of community. This local nonprofit received all the proceeds from the Skyway 10K on March 6.


Project Dynamo
Project Dynamo

March 2nd, 2022 | Project Dynamo

This week’s charity donation goes to Project Dynamo. This Tampa-based nonprofit helps evacuate Americans and our allies from warzones. Most recently, they have been helping people escape Ukraine.


February

The Kimberly Home
The Kimberly Home

February 23rd, 2022 | The Kimberly Home

The Kimberly Home provides hope and resources for struggling mothers. This transitional housing program offers budgeting and parental skills, helping women to be the best moms they can be.


Warrior Wellness
Warrior Wellness

February 16th, 2022 | Warrior Wellness

This week’s donation goes to Warrior Wellness Program. A new mission aimed at local veterans. Warrior Wellness provides alternative therapies and engagement for veterans impacted by the traumas of war.


Girls Rock St. Pete
Community Action Stops Abuse

February 9th, 2022 | Community Action Stops Abuse

The mission of Community Action Stops Abuse is to challenge all forms of domestic violence. The organization focuses on advocacy, prevention, intervention, and support services.


Girls Rock St. Pete
Positive Coaching Alliance

February 2nd, 2022 | Positive Coaching Alliance

PCA encourages young athletes to play the right way through valuable life lessons. They also provide parents and coaches with training and education to reinforce safe and positive competition.


January

Tampa Rough Riders
Tampa Rough Riders

January 19th, 2022 | Tampa Rough Riders

The Rough Riders are a living memorial for the accomplishments of President Teddy Roosevelt. The group provides assistance through college scholarships, academic awards, & home restorations for physically challenged members of the community. They are also known for their famous Teddy Bear Runs.


Crisis Center of Tampa Bay
Crisis Center of Tampa Bay

January 12th, 2022 | Crisis Center of Tampa Bay

The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay responds to community members in crisis 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. By dialing 2-1-1, support is just a phone call away. A new center to help sexual assault victims is also planned for the southern part of Hillsborough County.


Girls Rock St. Pete
Girls Rock St. Pete

January 5th, 2022 | Girls Rock St. Pete

“Guitars shredded. Faces melted. Friends forever.” Girls Rock St. Pete is making “herstory” to promote self-confidence, creativity, and a sense of community among girls aged 8-17 years. Participants form bands and write original songs to perform live for hundreds of fans.