Champion of the Year is an annual fundraising competition organized by our staff, Event Committee and Advisory Board, featuring a select group of individuals, professionals and prominent community leaders.
November 3, 2018
Fort Meyers, FL Cohen Center Ballroom at Florida Gulf Coast University
Best Buddies Southwest Florida, with presenting sponsor FGCU Best Buddies, will be hosting our first Friendship Ball on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the Cohen Center Ballroom on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University.
Champion of the Year is a 10 week fundraising competition organized by the Best Buddies’ staff, Event Committee and Advisory Board, featuring a select group of individuals, professionals and community leaders prominent in the community.
Best Buddies will be hosting our annual Friendship Ball on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the beautiful Double Tree Hilton Hotel in Tampa! This ‘must attend’ event is our way to celebrate all of our program participants across the Tampa Bay Area.
Join us for a day of bowling, food, and a good time! We are bowling to promote inclusion and one-to-one friendships for people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout the Central Florida area.
Wear your tackiest Hawaiian shirt and come out to support Best Buddies by joining our first networking event of the year! To gain more awareness of our mission, and to promote our adult friendship program, we are hosting a Luau-themed Pub Crawl.
The Annual Pairings Food & Wine Event is returning to Downtown West Palm Beach for its sixth consecutive year. The popular foodie fest is a good time, but also gives to a good cause. This year a portion of the proceeds will benefit Best Buddies programs in Palm Beach County. Reserve your tickets today!