Cancer Survivors from Manatee, Sarasota, Tampa and Beyond Give Back to Fight Pediatric Cancer


Dick Vitale, a passionate and restless advocate for raising money for pediatric cancer research, has hosted many special children over the years at his annual Dick Vitale Gala in Sarasota, Florida. Some of these children include Jake Taraska and Wes Hermann from Lakewood Ranch, Coleton Korney from Parrish (all Manatee County), N’Jhari Jackson from Tampa, Cole Eicher from Clearwater, and Josh Fisher, from Odessa, Emily Ayers from Sanford, Cannon Wiggins from Orlando, Enzo Grande from Wake Forest, North Carolina, Sadie Keller from Dallas, Texas, and Jared Rascio from Far Hills, New Jersey.