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Derrick Brooks Returns to PCC as Host of Charity Tournament

2022-06-16T11:09:31-04:00June 16th, 2022|Fundraisers, Golf Tournament, Northwest Florida, Pensacola Classic|

PENSACOLA, FLA -- The opportunity to play in a golf tournament with one of the NFL’s greatest players awaits in the second annual Derrick Brooks Pensacola Golf Classic on Monday, August 8 at Pensacola Country Club. Building off of the success from last year’s event, there are several additions to enhance the tournament. Every group [...]

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Pairings Party 2022

2022-06-07T16:23:43-04:00June 7th, 2022|Celebrity Golf Classic, Events, Fundraisers, Golf Tournament|

The 22nd Annual Derrick Brooks Celebrity Classic Pairings Party has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 1, 2022 at the Brian Glazer Family Jewish Community Center. We look forward to seeing you at this wonderful event!

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Derrick Brooks judges Tampa BBQ competition on GMA

2022-05-16T17:22:33-04:00May 16th, 2022|Derrick Brooks, News|

Derrick Brooks was one of the local judges for Good Morning America's United States BBQ Competition. Check out the segment here: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/food/video/tampa-barbecue-masters-face-off-gma-united-states-84691203

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Date set for 2022 Pensacola Golf Tournament

2022-04-18T17:54:44-04:00April 18th, 2022|Fundraisers, Golf Tournament, Northwest Florida, Pensacola Classic|

SAVE THE DATE! The date for 2022 Derrick Brooks Pensacola Classic has been set for Monday, August 8, 2022 at the Pensacola Country Club. For more information and to register: visit https://db55.org/nwfl-golf/

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Rites of Passage Female Mentoring Program March 2022 Update

2022-03-18T14:00:38-04:00March 18th, 2022|Young Ladies Rites of Passage|

There is nothing more empowering than having the confidence to protect yourself in dangerous situations, and a young lady should always have the skills to defend herself. This month, Officer James White demonstrated effective strategies to fight off attackers and the appropriate time to use self-defense. We had a fantastic time learning [...]

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March 28-Community Police Relations Forum

2022-03-17T17:32:15-04:00March 17th, 2022|DBCYP, Events|

MONDAY, March 28, 5:30 PM: Community & Police Relationships: How to Respect Each Other. JOIN US for our next discussion... https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85040668768... Meeting ID: 850 4066 8768 Passcode: 510197 Derrick Brooks Charities Youth Programs sponsors October's discussion on Police & Community Relationships "How to Respect Each Other" with law enforcement sheriffs, chiefs, youth and residents [...]

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Rites of Passage Female Mentoring Program – Jan. 2022 Update

2022-01-26T13:38:08-05:00January 26th, 2022|Volunteer, Young Ladies Rites of Passage|

Our mentoring program is off to a wonderful start, and we are excited to get back to a sense of normalcy as we continue to stay safe and sanitized. Despite the COVID circumstances, we will continue to provide empowering experiences for young ladies in the Tampa bay area. Our discussions and activities included health and [...]

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Christmas Toy & Food Drive-thru Giveaway 2021

2021-12-21T10:08:56-05:00December 21st, 2021|DB in the community, DBCYP, Events, News, Volunteer|

Saturday December 18, 2021 Derrick Brooks Charities took part in the Christmas Toy & Food Drive-thru Giveaway 2021 at New Mt Zion M.B. Church. ​Derrick Brooks Charities Youth Programs Executive Director, Darrell Daniels, Hillsborough County commissioner Gwen Myers District 5, DBCYP volunteers State Representative Dianne Hart District 61 and [...]

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December 14-Community Police Relations Forum

2021-12-13T09:59:10-05:00December 13th, 2021|DBCYP, Events|

TUESDAY, Dec 14, 5:30 PM: Community & Police Relationships: What’s Up with teens and guns? Derrick Brooks Charities Youth Programs sponsors October's discussion on Police & Community Relationships "WHAT'S UP WITH TEENS AND GUNS?" with law enforcement sheriffs, chiefs, youth and residents from across the state. Join us Tuesday, December 14th at 5:30pm. Check [...]

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Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway 2021

2021-12-09T12:53:22-05:00December 9th, 2021|DB in the community, Events, News|

On November 23, 2021 – Derrick Brooks Charities and Tito’s Handmade Vodka hosted a very special Thanksgiving Blessing at Copeland Park. 150 Needy families from all over Tampa were presented with Turkeys, $50.00 Publix Gift Cards and Tito’s Gift Bags with items to bless their entire families. A very special thank you to our [...]

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Derrick Brooks Pensacola Tournament 2021 Recap

2021-12-09T10:14:59-05:00December 9th, 2021|Events, Fundraisers, Golf Tournament|

After numerous challenges and date changes, the first Derrick Brooks Covenant Care Classic golf tournament happened on a sun-splashed day November 29 at Pensacola Country Club. What a journey. Twice moved in 2020 by the ongoing coronavirus, then twice rescheduled by weather, including a tropical storm, the fun-filled tournament finally got a break with [...]

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Celebrity Golf Classic 2021

2021-12-07T14:30:04-05:00December 8th, 2021|Celebrity Golf Classic, Events, Fundraisers|

Monday, November 22, 2021 was the Derrick Brooks Celebrity Classic Golf Outing. The day started out a little bit rainy but ended up being a stellar outing. There were 26 five-somes competing for the coveted Charles Schwab 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place trophies. Photo 1: The Celebrities at the Celebrity Golf Classic Photo 2: First [...]

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Pairings Party 2021

2021-12-07T13:33:48-05:00December 7th, 2021|Celebrity Golf Classic, Events|

On November 21, 2021 Derrick Brooks Charities hosted its 21st Annual Derrick Brooks Celebrity Classic Pairings Party at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Event Center. The party consisted of an online Silent Auction, a Live Auction, Raffle and DJ entertainment. We would like to thank our Presenting Sponsors: Quantum Capital, Skyway Capital Markets, [...]

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October 25-Community Police Relations Forum

2021-10-15T14:04:28-04:00October 15th, 2021|DBCYP, Events|

Derrick Brooks Charities Youth Programs sponsors October's discussion on Police & Community Relationships "HOW MANY POLICE DO WE NEED?" with law enforcement sheriffs, chiefs, youth and residents from across the state. Join us Monday, October 25th at 5:30pm. Check the Facebook event for the link to join: https://fb.me/e/3515FhUCh

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BlackJack Tournament-Sold Out!

2021-11-17T15:11:51-05:00October 13th, 2021|Events, Fundraisers|

SOLD OUT!!! Derrick Brooks CHARITY BLACKJACK TOURNAMENT SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20   $250 BUY-IN • Limited to 96 Spots Registration • 6:00 PM | Tournament • 6 : 3 0 P M HARD ROCK EVENT CENTER Blackjack Tournament Prizes 1st Place - $5,000 CASH 2nd Place - $500 CASH 3rd - 6th Place - $250 CASH [...]

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Join DBC Rites of Passage Female Mentoring Program

2021-09-28T13:00:30-04:00September 28th, 2021|Events, Young Ladies Rites of Passage|

We are welcoming young ladies, ages 9-18, to participate in engaging educational experiences led by caring and dedicated mentors. Enjoy monthly sessions filled with impactful life lessons. Meet new friends and acquire knowledge and skills that will enhance your future! Topics: Self-esteem building Conflict resolution Community Service Etiquette Health & hygiene Life skills & much [...]

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Citizen and Community Award

2021-09-21T11:31:42-04:00September 21st, 2021|Awards, DB in the community, DBCYP, News|

Darrell Daniels of Derrick Brooks Charities is congratulated by Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister. Daniels and Derrick Brooks Charities received the Citizen and Community Award at a ceremony on September 8, 2021.

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Hard Rock 50th Anniversary Event

2021-09-21T11:32:11-04:00September 17th, 2021|Awards, Events, News, Partnerships|

On Wednesday September 8, 2021 Derrick Brooks Charities was awarded a $10,000 check from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino as part of their 50th Anniversary celebration. The Hard Rock awarded 50 charities in Tampa Bay with the $10,000 donation for a grand total of $500,000 in charitable contributions! Thank you to our partners [...]

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September 27-Community Police Relations Forum

2021-09-14T15:26:06-04:00September 13th, 2021|DBCYP, Events|

Derrick Brooks Charities Youth Programs sponsors September's discussion on Police & Community Relationships "WHAT ARE MY RIGHTS?" with law enforcement sheriffs, chiefs, youth and residents from across the state.Join us Monday, September 27th at 5:30pm.Check the Facebook event for the link to join: https://fb.me/e/1N7JguJj0

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