Charitable Overview

The Tampa Bay Championship® is operated by a not-for-profit organization, Copperhead Charities, Inc., a volunteer group ofTampaBayarea community leaders known as the Copperheads. The members have the dual ambition of raising money for charity and providing golf fans with the best in PGA TOUR® competition. The Copperheads have a history of more than 30 years of aidingTampaBayarea charities through professional golf. The organization’s history of success is shown by the more than $29.5 million generated for charities since 1977.

During the course of that time, many of the great stars in men’s and ladies’ golf have appeared in events sponsored by the Copperheads – Arnold Palmer, Annika Sorenstam, Davis Love III, Tiger Woods, Beth Daniel, Curtis Strange, Ernie Els, Jose Maria Olazabal, Nancy Lopez and Phil Mickelson and many, many more.

The Copperheads continue to look for enthusiastic new members.  For information on the Copperheads, contact [email protected] for more information.