Tampa, Fla. – (October 19, 2016) – Best Buddies Tampa Bay Champion of the Year Team of Kailyn Perez and Buddy Campaign Manager Sam Piazza will host a fundraiser at Chipotle Mexican restaurant on South Dale Mabry and Gandy Blvd. on October 19th from 6-10pm.
“Our fundraisers are fun events that help provide the funding necessary to support the Best Buddies mission of friendship, inclusion, and leadership development throughout the year,” said Alex Mookerjee, the 2016 Volunteer Gala Chair.
For more information about Kailyn Perez’s Champion of the Year campaign and Gala event info, visit https://bestbuddieschampion.org/tampabay/supporting/#p2p/138861
About Best Buddies
Best Buddies is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
Founded in 1989 by Anthony Kennedy Shriver, Best Buddies is a vibrant, international organization that has grown from one original chapter to more than 1,500 middle school, high school, and college chapters worldwide. Best Buddies programs engage participants in each of the 50 United States, and in 50 countries around the world. Best Buddies’ eight formal programs – Best Buddies Middle Schools, High Schools, Colleges, Citizens, e-Buddies, Jobs, Promoters and Ambassadors – positively impact nearly 700,000 individuals with and without disabilities worldwide. Best Buddies volunteers annually contribute, at no cost to their communities, support services that equate to more than $164 million USD. For more information, visit the Best Buddies website at www.bestbuddies.org.