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Thursday, June 17, 2021

‘Champions for Champions’ special needs non-profit receives $25,000 grant

Tracy Pick of Florida Financial Group received a $25,000 Community Service Award from the MassMutual Foundation for his work with the nonprofit, Champions for Champions.

As a board member, Pick serves on the finance and fundraising committee. With the help of the Community Foundation’s grants team, they submitted the MassMutual Foundation grant application and during COVID-19, Champions for Champions were selected to be one of only two $25,000 Platinum Awards given nationwide by the MassMutual Foundation in 2020.

Champions for Champions is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in Marion County who reported their goal is to provide “inclusion programs and services for individuals with special needs and their families.”