Established to honor a son and brother, The Trey Curry Foundation will continue its mission of providing financial assistance for children in need by making a generous pledge to Kids Charity of Tampa Bay (KCTB). The $400,000 donation, which will be made over the next four years, grants the Foundation naming rights to one of the five houses at A Kid’s Place in Brandon.
“Trey loved kids; he loved being around them, showing them how to do things,” said Terry Curry, Trey’s mother and director of the Trey Curry Foundation. “Supporting A Kid’s Place seemed like a great fit, and it’s right in our backyard.”
A Kid’s Place is a 60-bed residential care facility that serves as a safe, stable and nurturing environment for abused, abandoned and neglected children who have been removed from their homes by the courts.
Children staying at A Kid’s Place reside in a home-like setting with live-in house parents, and siblings are housed in the same home to provide consistency for the family unit. The average age of children served by A Kid’s Place is 5, and the average length of stay is 65 days. The Trey Curry Foundation is the fifth naming sponsor among the five houses at A Kid’s Place.
The Trey Curry Foundation plans to raise money through special events, like fishing tournaments and crawfish boils. The Foundation’s “Vine to Wine” wine-tasting fundraiser, held on May 13, drew more than 400 people and raised more than $40,000.
Those looking to support the Trey Curry Foundation in its efforts to raise money for the pledge can donate online at, under “Community Initiatives” and then under “A Kid’s Place.”

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