What charities has the Lightning Foundation donated to?

Over the past 5 seasons, the Lightning Foundation has been fortunate to donate to dozens of different non-profit organizations throughout the Tampa Bay community through money raised by the 50/50 Raffle.

This season, a portion of each game’s proceeds will support cancer research at Moffitt Cancer Center, along with dozens of other location charities in Tampa Bay.

Non-profits supported to date through the 50/50 raffle include:

Academy Prep of St. Pete

AFP Suncoast

Airlift Tanker Association

American Cancer Society

American Heart Association

American Red Cross

Animal Network

Arthritis Foundation

Athletes & Causes

Big Brothers Big Sisters Tampa Bay

Chandler Williams Memorial Fund

Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation

DEA Educational Foundation

DeBartolo Family Foundation

Derrick Brooks Charities

Esposito Golf Tournament


Feeding America Tampa Bay

FLCMAA Gator Region Charity Event

Florida Council on Economic Education

Florida Hospital Foundation

Florida Medical Clinic Foundation

Florida Orchestra

Florida Philanthropic Network

Franciscan Center

Gasparilla International Film Festival

Gasparilla Music Festival

Glazer Children's Museum

Gold Shield Foundation

Gramatica Family Foundation

Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Henry B. Plant Museum/The Chiselers, Inc

Hillsborough Arts, Inc.

Hillsborough County Bar Foundation

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Charities

Hillsborough Education Foundation

Hockey Hall of Fame

Humane Society of Tampa Bay

Independent Living, Inc.

Jow Tamaino/Sports Club of Tampa Bay

Junior Achievement

Junior League of Tampa

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Tampa Bay

Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

LiFT Academy

Maccabi World Union, Inc.

MacDonald Training Center


Make-A-Wish Foundation

Maritime NHL'ers 4 Kids

Massachusetts General Hospital

Metropolitan Ministries

Moffitt Cancer Center

Montreal Canadiens Children's Foundation

Museum of Fine Arts (St. Pete)

National Hockey League Foundation

One Fund Boston

Our Heroes Foundation

Payton Wright Foundation

Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Pepin Academies

Philanthropy Partners, LLC

Pinellas Education Foundation

Police Athletic League of St. Petersburg

Positive Coaching Alliance

Prevent Blindness Florida

Remember Honor Support, Inc.

Richard's Father's Day Family Walk

Rise Tampa Our Police Foundation

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Royal Family Kids of Marion County

Sickle Cell Association of Hillsborough County

Special Olympics Florida

Sports Club of Tampa Bay-Louis Bowers

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce

Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Sun Coast Law Enforcement Charities

Sunrise Community Foundation Inc.

Tampa Baseball Museum

Tampa Bay Harvest, Inc.

Tampa Bay History Center

Tampa Bay Inferno

Tampa Bay WaVE, Inc.

Tampa General Hospital (TGH) Foundation

Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation

Tampa Hillsborough Homeless Initiative

Tampa Museum of Art

Temple Beth-El

The Air Force Ball

The First Tee of Tampa Bay

The Grammy Museum

The Halo Foundation

The Outdoor Arts Foundation

The Payton Wright Foundation

The Pier Aquarium

The Poynter Institute

The Salvation Army

The Stewards Foundation

Tinker Elementary

Tom McEwen Celebrity Golf Tournament

United Way Suncoast

USF Foundation

UW Alumni Club of Tampa Bay Inc

V Foundation