The Economic Club of Tampa through the Florida Economic Forum Event and Sponsors fund 10 College Scholarships

The Economic Club of Tampa held their annual Florida Economic Forum today discussing the Economics of Sports where the topic was The Economics of Sports with an elite panel including: Matthew Silverman, President of the Tampa Bay Rays, Steve Griggs, CEO of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Brian A. Ford, Jr. Chief Operations Officer of The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Hillsborough County Commission Chair Sandy Murman as MC. This year’s event raised a record $55,000 which will fund 10 college scholarships through the Hillsborough Education Foundations Take Stock in Children Program – a nonprofit organization set up by the State of Florida for low-income and minority children who face insurmountable obstacles that make finishing high school difficult and going to college almost impossible.

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