General Event Information
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ellen Hochschwender
Director of Development and Communications
Alpha House of Tampa
(813) 875-2024 ext. 1020
ALPHA CHALLENGE FIELD DAY AND FAMILY FUN OCT. 19
(TAMPA) Alpha House of Tampa will host the inaugural Alpha Challenge Field Day and Family Fun on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
Participants can re-live field day glory during a full day of games, obstacles and races for all fitness levels in Corporate, Open and Family Divisions. This family-friendly event for ages 8 and up will include old-school favorites like the dizzy bat spin, sack race, and quarterback challenge. Several themed events will highlight the mission of Alpha House of Tampa. Spectators welcome.
Children’s activities and a special appearance by the Tampa Bay Lightning Thunder Bug will entertain the 7-and-under audience. “Fit Food Fest” vendors include Sweet G’s Barbeque, Baker’s Gallery, Yogurtology, and All Seasons Deli and Catering. will Soft drinks, water and soda will be available for purchase.
To register your team, please visit www.alphachallengetampa.org. Registration fee is $300 for a team of 6-8 competitors.
For sponsorship information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 813.875.2024 x1020.
Alpha House of Tampa would like to extend special thanks to its partners at George M. Steinbrenner Field and Tampa Bay Club Sport for their support of this event. Sponsors include: Tampa Tribune/TBO.com, Sweetbay, Hill, Ward & Henderson, SCI, Woodroffe Corporation Architects, AlphaGraphics, Holland & Knight, G4S Youth Services, Tampa/Hillsborough County Expressway Authority, Navigant Consulting, Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union and First National Bank of the Gulf Coast.
Proceeds benefit Alpha House of Tampa, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Alpha House of Tampa offers homeless pregnant women and mothers with young children safe housing and the tools they need to become self-sufficient and effective, responsible parents.
Alpha House of Tampa has provided maternity-based comprehensive residential, semi-independent and transitional housing services to over 2,500 homeless pregnant and parenting adult women and foster care teens and their babies in its 31-year history.
Alpha House is located at 201 S. Tampania Avenue, Tampa, FL 33609. Phone: 813-875-2024. Website: www.alphahouseoftampa.org