• Bridgette Becker, Vice President of Claims at Frank Crum Insurance and tournament director, presents a check to Trinity Cafe chairman of the board Jeff Darrey.
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5/15/13 03:44PM

6th Annual FrankCrum Invitational Raises Record Proceeds for Trinity Cafe

Check Presented at Trinity Cafe's New Building Dedication

TAMPA, Fla. – (May 14, 2013) – Trinity Cafe and FrankCrum are proud to announce that the 6th Annual FrankCrum Invitational Golf Tournament raised a record $105,650 for Trinity Cafe; helping the organization realize its goal of a brand-new location.

The 2013 FrankCrum Invitational was held on February 18th at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club. On Tuesday, May 14, representatives from FrankCrum presented a check for the proceeds to Trinity Cafe at the dedication of the Cafe’s new building. This year’s donation is the highest donation amount in the history of the Tournament.

The funds will be used to purchase food and help pay for the construction of Trinity Cafe’s brand-new location at 2801 N. Nebraska Ave., Tampa. The much-needed new building now allows the cafe to serve its guests with increased dignity and comfort.

 “It was our goal to move into our new forever home,” says chairman of the board, Jeff Darrey. “With the incredible support of FrankCrum and all of the participating sponsors and attendees of this event, we are able to do so. To say we are grateful is an understatement.”

More than six years ago, President and CEO Frank W. Crum, Jr. expressed a desire to host a fundraiser for his favorite charity. Thus, the FrankCrum Invitational was born and it is now a major funding source for Trinity Cafe.

 “I am honored to support this organization that is so close to my heart. We truly believe in Trinity Cafe’s simple mission of feeding people with dignity.  The most basic of human needs are sometimes missed, and it is our pleasure at FrankCrum to bring hope to people who really need us most,” said Crum.

Broadspire, a Crawford Company, was a presenting sponsor of this year’s FrankCrum Invitational.


About Trinity Cafe:  Trinity Cafe (http://www.trinitycafe.org), a 501 (c) (3) non-denominational charity has been a lifeline for the hungry and homeless in Tampa Bay since 2001, having served more than 850,000 restaurant quality meals. Executive Chef Alfred Astl prepares more than 230 meals each day, Monday-Friday, 52 weeks a year. Trinity Cafe’s mission is to restore a sense of dignity to the  hungry and homeless while serving a nutritious meal. We faithfully treat all of God's children with acceptance, compassion, love and respect. 


About FrankCrum: Founded in 1981, FrankCrum provides turnkey solutions for employers including human resource administration services, payroll, group benefits and staffing services. The company supports more than 3,000 businesses nationwide that collectively employ more than 80,000 people. FrankCrum is privately held and family-owned, headquartered in Clearwater, Florida. 

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