Supported by Tampa Bay

Champions for Children’s work with children and families is possible thanks to the generous support of hundreds of individuals and institutions in the Tampa Bay community. Thank you!

Public Funders

Funding for Champions for Children’s programs is generously provided by the following public agencies and public-private partnerships:

Children's Board Hillsborough County logo
Administration for Children and Families logo
Eckerd Connects logo
Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners logo
Hillsborough County Public Schools logo

Private Donors

The following private individuals, corporations, and philanthropic foundations have generously supported Champions for Children at a level of $500 or higher. Individuals who have given at a level of $1,000 or higher are considered part of our Champions Circle. The listings below reflect the highest level of giving within either the 2019 or 2020 (thru 7/1/2020) calendar year.


Broadrick Family Foundation 

Moira J. Burke 

Conn Memorial Foundation, Inc. 

United Way Suncoast

The William Stamps Farish Fund 

Kay Annis Wilson

Cornelia and Richard Corbett 

The Spurlino Foundation 

Triad Foundation


Florida Blue Foundation 

Liz and David Kennedy 

The Lowry Murphey Family Foundation 

The Mabel & Ellsworth Simmons Charitable Foundation, Inc.

PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 

Hobbs Foundation 

The Mosaic Company Foundation 

Francis and Gertrude Levett Foundation

The Saunders Foundation 

Suncoast Credit Union Foundation 

Tampa L. B. Sales, Inc. 

Tampa Bay Resiliency Fund


Altrusa International of Tampa 

Brown & Brown of Florida, Inc. 

Caspers Company 


Terrell and Joe Clark

Love IV Lawrence Memorial Foundation

The New York Yankees Tampa Foundation

Lynn and Mike Ramsey

Fred Rabow 

Raymond James Financial 

Regions Bank 

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors 

Florida Medical Clinic Foundation of Caring Anne and John Gormly 

Amy and John Haile 

Malcolm C. Harris

Kobie and Scott Pierce  

Anne and Tom Santomaggio 

Schwab Charitable Fund 

TECO Energy, Inc. 

Viking Global Foundation 

Beverly Wilson and William M. Wilson 

Scott and Samantha Zinober


Kathryn and James Armstrong 

The Bank of Tampa 

Cathy J. Beveridge 

Michael and Karen Bynum 

Care Team, Inc. 

Maria and Tawfik Chami 

Ferman Motor Car Company, Inc. 

Andrea and Mark Floyd 

Liana and Robert Fox 

Goals For a Cause Florida, Inc. 

Anne and Tom Henderson 


Super Markets Charities 

Judith Ryan 

Bonnie Saks and Bradley Minnen 

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Tampa 

Thomas A. & Mary S. James Foundation Trenam Law 

Marian S. Winters


Robert & Jennifer Ackart 

Robert Atherton 

Catalina Marketing Charitable Foundation Anonymous Contributions 

Charities Aid Foundation of America 

Eileen Rhea Brown 

Paul A. D’Agostino and James Roney 

Karen and Robert Buesing 

Nikki Daniels and John Cantrell 

Marsha and Stephen Dickey 

Brian Durkin 

Enterprise Holdings Foundation 

Ernst & Young LLP 

Tammy Giroux Dina and Joseph Hubaykah

Facebook Fundraisers 

Celia and Jim Ferman

Institute for InterGroup Understanding, Inc.

Olga J. Joanow

Tampa Bay Wallstreet, Inc. 

Tampa General Hospital 

Melody Taylor 

Sarah and Courtenay Terrell 

Ann and Robert Trinkle 

Tuyen Tu

Constance R. Johnson and David Burnett JP Morgan Chase Foundation 

Lakewood Ranch / Sarasota Lodge 2855   BPOE 

Kimberly and Alexander Liggett 

Donald and Dianne Mincey 

Berdina and Tommy Morgan

Marsha S. Otte  

Luanne Panacek 

Charles and Debbie Parks 

Prida-Guida & Company, P.A. 

Robert Proodian 

ShowTech Solutions Inc. 

Scott and Sarah Stichter 

Mark W. Stoker 

Bretta and Don Sullivan 

Susan and Bill Snowdon 

Stahl & Associates Insurance, Inc.

Crystal T. Whitescarver 

Gwynne A. Young 


Joan Wagner Zinober 

Maria and Bryan Zinober 

Zymphony Technology Solutions


Aetna Foundation, Inc. 

Yaser A. Alhassani 

Jean and Philip Amuso 

Arcis Investments, Inc.

Allstate Giving Campaign 

America’s Charities 

Nancy and Stephen Crane 

Erin and Robert Bohacek

Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay 

Carole and Steven Brannock 

Corbett Preparatory School of IDS 

Denise M. Doutlick

Joan and Dave Halfaker 

Penny Herron 

eLogic Learning, LLC. 

Lara Roeske Fernandez 

Mary J. Figg 

Linda Gagliardo 

Gordon L. Gillette 

Brenda Jackels 

Mark Kalo 

Shannon Keene 

Lisa and Justin Keeney 

Brenda and Charles Ketchey 

Gene and Barbara Kutcher 

Joan and George Lange 

Justin J. LaRosa 

Theatre of Tampa 

Shirley R. Maxwell 

Camille McWhirter 

Tyler Morris 

Sandra Murman 

Melissa D. Myrick 

Linda and Richard Nielsen 

Older Lundy & Alvarez 

Brooke and Michael Pelletier 

Martin Peters 

Luciano Prida, Jr. 

Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc. 

Stephanie Rose 

Linda Saul-Sena and Mark Sena 

Michael Shimberg 

Raifa Sinno 

Alex Sink 

Genie Skypek 

Cindy Smaney 

Ellen S. Stichter 


Carol S. Turk 

University of South Florida 

Laura-Elizabeth Ware and Mathew Wash 

Robin Warren Jane and Robert Wilson 

India and David Witte 

Cynthia and George Xenick