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Community Service Project, “Feeding Tampa Bay”

On July 3rd a group of volunteers from the 13 Ugly Men helped pack 2,200 meals with Feeding Tampa Bay, which is part of the national Feeding America network, focusing on providing food to more than 700,000 hungry in the 10 county area of West Central Florida. Feeding Tampa Bay is a great organization that … Read More

$25,000 Donation to Gasparilla Music Foundation

The 13 Ugly Men Foundation, Inc recently donated $25,000 to the Gasparilla Music Foundation. The donation was based on the proceeds of the successful 2018 Derby Party. The party was a huge success with over 1,000 people in attendance. With multiple live bands, DJ’s, cigars, mint juleps, carnival game, large outdoor screen, and a live … Read More

13 Ugly Men Donates to Savvy Giving by Design

The 13 Ugly Men Foundation, Inc are pleased to support local non-profits as they bring joy to little faces. The Foundation recently donated $500 to Savvy Giving by Design. The mission of Savvy Giving by Design is to provide comfort, support and healing to families with a child facing medical crisis by transforming the interior … Read More

Ronald McDonald House

On Monday, April 9th, members from the 13 Ugly Men prepared a delicious dinner for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House of Tampa Bay. The house provides a temporary home for pediatric families of hospitalized children from all over the world. It was a wonderful experience to see the happy faces of the children … Read More

Ryan Nece Foundation, $13,000 Donation

The 13 Ugly Men were proud to donate $13,000 from the proceeds of their Ugly Sweater Party to the Ryan Nece Foundation to help support their Student Service Program. The program helps mentor and shape high school students through their 2 year program where they will learn the power of giving to help make a … Read More

Jackson in Action Foundation

The 13 Ugly Men support the Jackson in Action Foundation (JIA83) with a $4,000 donation by sponsoring their 1st Annual Birdies for Brews. They also had 5 military families from the Jackson in Action Foundation participate in the 2017 Gasparilla Children’s Parade by inviting them on the 13 Ugly Men’s float. It was a great … Read More

13 Ugly Men Foundation Halloween Party raises $25,000 for Redefining Refuge

The 13 Ugly Men continued their Philanthropic tradition of Partying with a Purpose to help donate $25,000 to the Redefining Refuge Safehouse Program with their annual Halloween party. The event took place at the historic Cuban Club in Ybor City. Over 2,500 people attended the party. There were amazing costumes, indoor and outdoor dance floors … Read More

13 Ugly Men Lend a Hand to Help After Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma was headed towards Tampa Bay and took a last minute turn. We are thankful that so many people dodged a terrible storm, but it still made a dent here locally. The 13 Ugly Men aimed to help any of those that needed hands with the aftermath in the Bay area. The group found … Read More

The 13 Ugly Men Donate $20,000 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay

The 13 Ugly Men Foundation, Inc. parties for a purpose all year long; creating the best theme events benefitting local charities in Tampa Bay. This year they decided to focus attention on a new concept, The Derby Party, where guests wore fascinators, sundresses, bow ties, seersuckers, and enjoyed a beautiful Saturday day in one of … Read More