Charity Spotlight: Faces of Courage – Sponsored by Vanguard Attorneys
December 5, 2013 Posted By Vanguard Attorneys
Faces of Courage is a non-profit organization located in the Tampa Bay area that offers free camps and other special events for women and children with cancer and blood illnesses. Although Faces of Courage is located in central Florida, many of the camps are attended by women and children from all over the US.
Faces of Courage, Inc. is the first organization in the nation to tailor a women’s weekend camp for minority cancer survivors and is considered a leader in minority outreach and education. Each camp and special program aims to create an environment free of judgment for campers to take a break from the everyday stresses of combatting their illnesses.
Vanguard Attorneys to Sponsor Santa’s Workshop Weekend
Vanguard Attorneys is a personal injury law firm serving accident victims in an around the Tampa Bay region. Vanguard is dedicated to giving back to the community and working to help the sick and less fortunate children of the Tampa Bay community. This year, Vanguard is happy to support Faces of Courage 12th Annual Santa’s Workshop Weekend.
Vanguard Attorneys is sponsoring Santa’s Workshop Weekend kickoff party on Friday, December 6th beginning at 4:00pm. The camp will be hosted at Rotary’s Camp Florida Inc. and friends and families in attendance can enjoy a weekend full of games, arts and crafts, food, and entertainment. Vanguard Attorneys is proud to host a Christmas Toy drive to benefit this event.
On Saturday, December 7th, campers will get the opportunity to “shop” among the donated toys and gifts to give to their family members. All and toys available for “shopping” will be donated and are made available at no cost to participating families.
Event Location and Contact Information
Faces of Courage 12th Annual Santa’s Workshop Weekend
Note: Santa’s Workshop Camp is open to all children affected by cancer and/or blood disorders and their well siblings ages 2 -12
Location: Rotary’s Camp Florida Inc.
Address: 1915 Camp Florida Rd, Brandon, Florida 33510-3902
Time: 4:00pm Friday December 6th through 12:00pm Sunday December 8th
(Families and kids “shopping” session runs all day on Saturday December 7th)
Visit the Faces of Courage Facebook Page for full Details, tickets, and other information.
Questions and RSVP:
Faces of Courage needs volunteers to help with Santa’s Workshop Weekend! Those interested may register to volunteer by clicking here, and any parties interested in sponsoring an event or making a financial donation can visit the Faces of Courage website.
Those wishing to donate toys can bring one or more new, unwrapped toys to Vanguard Attorneys’ office located in Ybor City. Please donate age appropriate toys for girls or boys ages 2 to 12. All toys will be delivered for the children’s shopping event on Saturday December 7th.
Vanguard is accepting toy donations up through Friday December 6th at:
1220 East 5th Avenue
Tampa, FL 33605