Tampa, Fla. – (November 9, 2016) – Best Buddies Tampa Bay Champion of the Year Team of Jessica Boksen, in partnership with her campaign manager Kellie Howard, will host a fundraiser at Yogurtology in South Tampa at 3017 Gandy Blvd on November 9, 2016 from 3-8pm.
“We love events like this that get us involved with the community. Jessica has been involved with Best Buddies for over 2 decades and Kellie is an amazing ambassador for our program – I can’t wait to see how well they do with this event.” said Alex Mookerjee, the 2016 Volunteer Gala Chair.
For more information about Jessica Boksen’s Champion of the Year campaign and Gala event info, email Jessica at JessicaBoksen@gmail.com.
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.