Catch for Christmas Event

Catch for Christmas Event


The Mike Evans Family Foundation will be hosting its second annual “Catch for Christmas,” a three-day series of events hosted by Mike and Ashli Evans kicking off on December 3, 2018 in Tampa, FL.

On Monday, December 3rd, Mike and his fellow Bucs teammates will be hosting Celebrity Bowling Night at Brandon Crossroads Bowl, 609 Crater Ln, Tampa, FL 33619 beginning at 6 pm. Guests are able to enjoy a night of bowling while also being able to meet, mingle, take pictures and get autographs from Mike and his teammates. Guests will have all-you-can-eat food and drinks as well as an event T-shirt. Proceeds will go towards Mike’s own foundation, which he founded to give back and support causes he is passionate about, such as domestic violence and sending underprivileged high school students to college. Mike gives away several thousands of dollars in scholarships to these students each spring.

On Tuesday, December 4th, Mike and Ashli will be serving a catered holiday dinner to the Children’s Home Network of Tampa, a residential shelter for abused and neglected children in the community. They will spend some time with the kids after dinner playing games around the campus, as well as gifting the kids with toys for Christmas. Mike and Ashli will also be donating necessity items such as shower curtains, sheets, toiletries, etc., in which the shelter has an ongoing need for year-round.

The final day of the “Catch for Christmas” events will be Wednesday, December 5th. 13 underprivileged children who have excelled academically will be chosen from a local school district to come out to One Buc Place to enjoy a tour of the facility, as well as a visit from Mike and Ashli who will be surprising each child with gifts. Afterwards, the kids will be able to play games and enjoy pizza for lunch with Mike and Ashli.


For event inquiries please contact: Amanda White