UPCOMING EVENTS

Signature events enable A Kid’s Place to raise critical funds for our programs. The Annual Golf Classic, held at the beautiful Avila Golf and Country Club, is a popular event filled with fun contests and exciting prizes. The Home is Where the Heart is Holiday Stroll is a beloved tradition on Davis Island to help kick off the holiday season with music, food, and festivities. The Fostering Hope Black Tie Gala provides guests with an exciting evening of live entertainment, dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions, all with A Kid’s Place friends and supporters. We are incredibly grateful for our committees, corporate and community partners that help make these events successful.

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November 2020

Unwrap Magic

Holiday Gift Drive 2020

November 23, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 15, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

The Holiday Drive will run from November 23rd to December 15th.  Please drop off unwrapped and coded gifts Monday, December 14th and Tuesday, December 15th.  We are collecting toys and gifts to make holiday wishes come true for foster children who will be spending Christmas at A Kid's Place as well as foster children from all over the greater Tampa Bay area. Shop from our Amazon wish list or our Most Popular Gifts. Please visit our website often for updates…

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December 2020

Home is Where the Heart is Holiday Virtual Holiday Stroll

December 10, 2020
$25

Thursday December 10th  6:30 Pre-show     7pm - 8pm Main Event Good friends and good cheer, it’s that time of year! We are taking our Annual Home is Where the Heart Is Holiday Stroll virtual this year! Join A Kid’s Place for a festive evening from the comfort of your home with those closest to you for a fabulous night as we stroll virtually through amazing homes and spaces. This special evening will include experiences from a local Executive Chef…

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May 2021

Arabian Nights

A Kid’s Place “Arabian Nights” Fostering Hope Black Tie Gala presented by Homes By WestBay

May 8, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park, 1101 W sligh Ave
Tampa, FL 33761 United States
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A Kid's Place Invites you to join us for Arabian Nights: Fostering Hope Black Tie Gala Presented by Homes by WestBay Saturday, May 8th, 2021 at 6pm. We welcome guest to join us under the stars at ZooTampa's Outdoor Event Pavilion and escape into the exotic hues and splendor of the Middle east for an Arabian Nights themed evening. Mingle with Exotic animals sponsored by Jeffry and Kim Anderson and outbid your friends in the silent auction during our VIP…

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September 2021

Golf Cart

Win a New Golf Cart & Help Foster Children Too!!!

September 10, 2021 @ 6:00 am - October 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am

Your $50 Donation Enters You For A Chance To Win A New Golf Cart and Help Foster Children Too!!! We are thrilled to announce our newest raffle… A BLUE 2022 CLUB CAR ONWARD ONYX LIFTED Golf Cart !!!!      There is room for four to enjoy this ride. The Onward encourages families and friends to come together and enjoy the outdoors. It’s comfortable and practical, yet fun and stylish – all at once. With best-in-class proprietary suspension and legendary…

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October 2021

A Kid’s Place Annual Golf Classic Presented by Homes by WestBay

October 18, 2021 @ 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Avila Golf & Country Club, 943 Guisando De Avila
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Monday, October 18, 2021 at Avila Golf and Country Club in Tampa Registration at 7:30 am. Shotgun at 9:00 am. Scramble format. Followed by 2:00 pm cocktails, lunch, and awards ceremony. A Kid's Place Annual Golf Classic is one of our most beloved traditions. Taking place at the beautiful Avila Golf and Country Club, the Golf Classic allows par-level players as well as weekend duffers a chance to experience hole contests, exciting prizes, and live auctions. The lush greens at…

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Piano Keys & Martinis for Charities!

October 22, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
centre club, 123 S West Shore Blvd 8th Floor
Tampa, FL 33609 United States
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$125 – $200

Join us October 22nd at the Centre Club! We're excited to partner with Centre Club's Charity Classic to help raise awareness and fund for A Kid's Place! Make sure to get your tickets for a fun night out including great food, spirits and entertainment!  There will also be fun raffles and a silent auction all to help children living at A Kid's Place! Get Your Tickets Now!

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November 2021

Helping Hands Happy Hour Centre Club- Tampa

November 11, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
centre club, 123 S West Shore Blvd 8th Floor
Tampa, FL 33609 United States
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$20

Join us Thursday November 11th for A Kid's Place Helping Hands Happy Hour at the Centre Club - Tampa.  Friends old and new will get the chance to mingle with staff, volunteers and learn about A Kid's Place!  $20 donation includes entry to the event, appetizers, drink and raffle. Get Tickets Now

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Holiday Gift Drive

November 12, 2021 - December 15, 2021
A Kid’s Place of Tampa Bay, 1715 Lithia Pinecrest Road
Brandon, FL 33511 United States

For abused and neglected children living in foster care, birthdays and holidays can be an especially difficult time. A Kid’s Place provides gifts and food for the holidays, for milestones and special occasions for the children in our care. Over the last 11 years we have collected toys and gifts to make holiday wishes come true for foster children who will be spending Christmas at A Kid’s Place as well as foster children from all over the greater Tampa Bay…

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December 2021

Home is Where the Heart is Holiday Stroll

December 2, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Davis Island Garden Club, 81 Columbia Drive
Tampa, FL 33606 United States
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$100

  Join us for an evening under the stars at Davis Islands Garden Club.  Enjoy delectable food, spirit and live entertainment as we ring in the holidays at this magical event and help foster children.  * Tickets and sponsorships start at $100 per person * Limited Guest Availability * Holiday Casual * Valet Parking * Outdoor Event Sponsor and Get Tickets Here

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April 2022

“Havana Nights” A Kid’s Place Fostering Hope Gala Presented by Homes by WestBay

April 2 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
bryan glazer JCC, 522 N Howard Ave
Tampa, FL 33606 United States
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Get ready for a HOT night in the tropics! Join us at the Bryan Glazer JCC as we capture the spirit of Cuba at A Kid’s Place Fostering Hope Gala Havana Nights Sponsored by Homes by WestBay, on Saturday April 2, 2022! This special night is devoted to raising funds and awareness for children in foster care. Guests will feel the heat during the cocktail hour with signature drinks, mouthwatering hors d’ oeuvres, and an exciting Silent Auction. Then mambo…

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