WHO: The Spring of Tampa Bay
WHAT: The Spring of Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County’s certified domestic violence center, is hosting Paddle For Peace - a charity stand-up (SUP) paddle event to raise funds for life-saving programs for survivors of domestic violence and their children.
Paddle for Peace is a unique way for the community to publicly demonstrate their commitment to making families safer in Hillsborough County.
Paddle for Peace is open to Paddleboarders of all experience levels (ages 6+), spectators and pets! There will be challenges for 2 miles, 1 mile & 1/2 mile along the Hillsborough River from Water Works Park to Curtis Hixon Park in Downtown Tampa. All fundraising supports The Spring's mission. Individual and team awards/prizes will be earned based on fundraising efforts.
Online registration by 12 PM, Friday, September 29 is $30 & day-of registration is $40. Children are $10. Paddleboard rentals are available for $20. Sponsorship opportunities range from $500 - $25,000.
To purchase in advance, www.PeaceInPurple.org.
Generously sponsored by: Tampa Bay Times, Suncoast Credit Union, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa & C-RIDE Board Shop
WHY: Paddle for Peace proceeds will benefit three key Spring programs and services:
- The Prevention Team
- Health & Wellness
- The Pet Program
WHEN: Saturday, September 30, 2017 | 8 AM – 12 PM
WHERE: Water Works Park in Downtown Tampa | 1710 N. Highland Ave. Tampa, FL 33602