NEW DATE! Saturday, June 11, 2022
Tampa Marriott Water Street Hotel
505 Water Street, Tampa, FL
Cocktail Attire
Complimentary Valet Parking

You’re invited to celebrate 13 groups and individuals who have made a difference in the Tampa community at the Mike Evans Family Foundation’s Inaugural Gala on Saturday, June 11, 2022! You can learn more about these 13 Pillars of Strength below. Join us for a fun and inspiring night that will feature live music, a live and silent auction, fundraising games and so much more!

You will hear from Mike and Ashli Evans about the impact they’ve made since establishing the Mike Evans Family Foundation in 2017. You will leave the event feeling both inspired and proud to have spent the evening with these difference makers!

Casey Phillips has been the Buccaneers Team Reporter for seven seasons, which includes hosting two weekly TV shows and two weekly radio shows, serving as gameday in-stadium host, emceeing events, and providing video content for the Buccaneers website and social media channels. She is a native of Dallas, Texas, and received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Missouri in Radio Television Journalism and Broadcast Management. Prior to her time with the Buccaneers, she worked in the Sports Public Relations department at Walt Disney World, served as Team Reporter for the Washington Wizards and Mystics, and was the Team Reporter for the St. Louis Rams. Casey is excited to be a part of this big night for Mike and the amazing work he and his family and foundation do!


Thank you to our table sponsors:

Michael Calta
John Dosher
1st Downs 4 Life
Fostering Hope Florida Inc
Lawson Construction Plumbing, LLC
Whitecap Sports Group
Liz Monroe
Nieman Marcus
David Pearson
Danny Persaud
Scotto Plumbing, Inc.
13 Ugly Men Foundation



The Mike Evans Family Foundation Gala will honor and celebrate 13 Pillars of Strength who have overcome adversity to make a difference in the Tampa community.
Click on an individual’s photo to learn more about them and why they’re being recognized!


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