Champions 4 Children brings out big-time athletes to support Blessings in a Backpack
The Champions 4 Children charity weekend was held at Sanibel Harbor Resort & Spa from May 4-6. This one-of-a kind event featured the opportunity for attendees to interact with big-time athletes from a variety of sports organizations including the NFL, NBA, MLB and PGA as well as Olympic and collegiate players. The largest beneficiary of the Champions 4 Children 2017 weekend was Blessings in a Backpack of Southwest Florida, which feeds more than 3,200 children at schools and programs across Lee and Collier County.
The weekend also featured a concert by American Idol winner Taylor Hicks, a golf tournament and many other festivities.
Champions 4 Children was founded in 2013 by a group of families in Southwest Florida who wanted to bring their love of sports and charity together to make the biggest impact possible for children in their community.