TAMPA, FL (Tampa Bay Buccaneers Communications Press Release) - Thanks to tremendous support from the community this season, underprivileged children and families have received much-needed food and athletic equipment through the Glazer Family Foundation's 2013 collection drives. Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans have been outstanding this year in helping those less fortunate, and there is still one more chance to give back.
On Sunday, December 15, when the Buccaneers host the San Francisco 49ers for the 2013 home finale, the Glazer Family Foundation and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will collect new, unwrapped toys for the annual "Toys for Tots" drive at Raymond James Stadium. From , Marines will collect toys throughout Raymond James Stadium parking lots at the yellow collection tents approaching stadium entrances. The donated toys will benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, which will distribute the donations to underprivileged children throughout the Bay Area. This is the 37th year that Buccaneers fans and the Marine Corps have united to raise the spirits of children in need during the holiday season. All fans that make a donation on Sunday will be entered into a drawing to win authentic team signed merchandise.
The Glazer Family Foundation is dedicated to assisting charitable and educational causes in the Central Florida region. The Foundation helps better the lives of children and families by establishing lasting, impactful programs throughout Florida communities. The Glazer family, who own the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, established the Foundation in 1999. Since that time, the Glazer Family Foundation has given millions of dollars in programs, grants, tickets and merchandise to the TampaBay area, including a $5 million donation toward the construction of the Glazer Children's Museum. Learn how the Glazer Family Foundation continues to support the community at www.glazerfamilyfoundation.org.
What: Glazer Family Foundation "Toys for Tots" drive with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
When: Sunday, December 15
Where: Raymond James Stadium
Stadium parking lots at the yellow collection tents approaching each stadium entrance.