$53,000 IN DONATIONS WILL BE PRESENTED TO FAMILIES OF FALLEN TAMPA POLICE OFFICERS JEFFREY KOCAB AND DAVID CURTIS
Checks totaling $53,000 from funds raised by the Bubba the Love Sponge® Foundation will be presented by syndicated and satellite radio talk personality Bubba the Love Sponge® to the widows and families of Tampa Police Department Patrol Officers David Curtis and Jeffrey Kocab, who were killed in the line of duty on June 29, 2010. Each family will receive a check for $26,500.
Tuesday, August 17 at 4 pm ET
Tampa Police Headquarters, 411 N. Franklin St., Tampa, FL 33602
Sarah Kocab, widow of Patrol Officer Jeffrey Kocab
Kelly Curtis, widow of Patrol Officer David Curtis
Chief of Police Jane Castor
Major Sophia Teague, Special Ops Div., Tampa Police Dept.
Bubba the Love Sponge® Clem, Bubba the Love Sponge® Foundation
The Bubba the Love Sponge® Foundation is a 501(3) (c) Florida charity that radio host Bubba the Love Sponge® Clem founded in 2008 to help raise awareness and channel donations to worthy community causes and victims. On July 14, The Bubba the Love Sponge® Foundation presented $45,000 in funds raised for the families of three Florida law enforcement officers who were killed this year in the line of duty in St. Johns County, Dixie County and Miami. Previously, more than $50,000 was distributed to the families of four Tampa Bay area law enforcement members who lost their lives or were critically injured in the line of duty.