Help "KICK" Start Hernando's Early Literacy

Help “KICK” Start Hernando’s Early Literacy
United Way’s 5th Annual Kickball Tournament

Spring Hill, FL – (February 10, 2020) – Hernando’s Dolly Parton Imagination Library program has graciously been provided by United Way of Hernando County for pre-school children for over ten years. On February 22nd, United Way will host their 5th Annual “KICK” Start to Early Literacy Kickball Tournament at Anderson Snow Park in support of this early literacy initiative. Join them as teams from across the county compete for this year’s Ultimate Traveling Trophy in a single elimination tournament. This event is proudly sponsored by Carter Foreman PLLC, Family Chiropractic Center for Wellness, Centennial Bank, and Simply Healthcare.

The proceeds raised from this exciting event will benefit United Way’s Dolly Parton Imagination Library (DPIL) program, which provides enrolled Hernando County children with a free book in the mail every month, from birth-age five.

Kickball Teams will compete from the following companies:

  • Accuform
  • Keller Williams- The Plumadore Group
  • HCA, Oak Hill Hospital
  • Publix
  • Target
  • Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative 

Introducing this year’s CELEBRITY COACHES:

  • John Allocco, Board of County Commissioners District 3 and owner/Director of Rehabilitation at Fyzical Therapy & Balance Center - Spring Hill
  • Doug Chorvat Jr., Clerk of Court and Comptroller, Hernando County, FL
  • Dr. Brian Dahmer, Owner of Family Chiropractic Center for Wellness
  • Dr. Joanie Davis, Owner of Davis Family Hearing
  • Nichole Fernandez-Shute, Publisher of Coffee News Suncoast
  • Gus Guadagnino, Hernando Schools Board Member and Owner of Joni Industries
  • Jeff Holcomb, Board of County Commissioners District 4 and Realtor with Century 21 Alliance Realty
  • Jeff Rogers, County Administrator
  • Mike Steele, Florida Cracker Kitchen

When: Saturday, February 22nd | 8:45 AM - 2:00 PM

Where: Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Rd. Spring Hill, FL 34609

If you or your company would like to help sponsor the enrollment of a Hernando County child, contact the United Way office at 352-688-2026.

“KICK” Start to Early Literacy Proud Partners in Education include: Accuform, Brainfreeze, Coffee News, Davis Family Hearing, HCA Oak Hill Hospital, Hernando County Clerk of Court and Commissioners, Hernando County Parks and Recreation, Holmes Drafting Services, Keller Williams Realty The Plumadore Group, Family Chiropractic, Peanut Shack, Publix, SunTrust, Target, Texas Roadhouse, Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative, Wawa, and Bug Soother.

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United Way of Hernando County, Inc.:<br />
United Way of Hernando County (UWHC) was established as a 501c3 organization in 1987, and since then has continuously focused on creating partnerships and mobilizing our community to seek sustainable solutions to some of the most pressing local needs.  UWHC strategically allocates Community Investment Funds in Health, Education, & Financial Stability programs with proven results and local impact. For more information on how YOU can LIVE UNITED, visit<br />