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2016-02-18 Print

Eckerd Kids Project Bridge Announces 2nd Annual Celebrity Charity Second Chance Golf Tournament

To be held at Falcon's Fire in Kissimmee, FL on May 14th. Meet and play a round of golf with former NFL Player, Kevin Smith. Spend time with Vanessa Hayden, former WNBA player and contestant on NBC’s The Biggest Loser.


KISSIMMEE, Fla - Join Eckerd Project Bridge in its efforts to provide Central Florida youth with a second chance at its 2nd Annual Charity Golf Outing on Saturday, May 14th, 2016. This celebrity golf tournament gives you the chance to meet and play a round of golf with former NFL Player, Kevin Smith. Also, Vanessa Hayden, former WNBA player and contestant on NBC’s The Biggest Loser, will be at the event to mingle with golfers and guests.

The event, which benefits Eckerd Kids Project Bridge, will help provide educational and vocational support to vulnerable youth. Eckerd Kids Project Bridge provides positive role models and mentors for youth while providing educational and vocational courses and certifications, teaching responsibility and preparing youth for a successful career path. It will take place at Falcon’s Fire Golf Club, 3200 Seralago Blvd. Kissimmee, Fl 34746. Tee time is at 8:30am with registration starting at 7:30am. There will be hole in one prizes, a silent auction, game of chance, as well as other games.

Falcon’s Fire Golf Club received the Award of Excellence as the Best Public Course in 2015 and is a must play Orlando Golf Course. Falcon’s Fire Golf Club is recognized both regionally and nationally as one of the finest public golf courses in Orlando. A Rees Jones designed championship golf course offer guests a spectacular venue and immaculate golf course.

Individual tickets are $100; a golf foursome is $350. This will include lunch, cart and goodie bag. A spectator fee of $50 is available which includes lunch and participation in the silent auction as well. All proceeds benefit Eckerd Kids Project Bridge. To provide a sponsorship or register to play, please visit For more information about Eckerd Kids, or to learn how you can provide future second chances, please visit For more information, contact Laurie Stern, 407-205-4376,

About Eckerd Kids:
Eckerd Kids is a national nonprofit organization headquartered in Clearwater, Florida, that has given much-needed second chances to more than 168,000 children and families since its founding by Jack and Ruth Eckerd in 1968. Eckerd Kids serves over 18,500 children and their families each year through life-changing child welfare, juvenile justice, workforce development and behavioral health programs in 15 states and the District of Columbia. Eckerd Kid’s mission is to provide and share solutions that promote the well-being of children and families in need of a second chance. To learn more visit Follow us on Twitter at eckerdyouth and “like” us on Facebook at

Contact Info
Eckerd Kids
100 Starcrest Dr
Clearwater, FL 33765

Phone: (727) 439-5421