JIA83 Santa Social

November 11, 2014

On Monday, December 15th, the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation is hosting the Santa Social, presented by River Crossing Group. The event will be held at the Glazer Children’s Museum from 6-8pm. Guests in attendance will take home a photo with Vincent Jackson and Santa Claus, along with crafts made by the kids in our […]

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Bucs vs. Steelers Watch Party

September 10, 2014

EATS! American Grill Hosting Watch Party on Sept. 28 Join us at EATS! American Grill in Riverview for a Buccaneers watch party on Sun., Sept. 28th. Come out and enjoy some great food and drink specials while the Bucs take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in Steel City. There will be a raffle for some great […]

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Patreon.com Offers New Way to Support JIA83

September 7, 2014

Become a Patron of the Foundation and Donate Automatically Thanks to a cool new website, fans of both Vincent Jackson and military families have a way to support the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation based on Vincent’s performance on the football field. Patreon.com enables fans to give ongoing support through pledges committed on their website. […]

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Vincent Featured in Purpose 2 Play Interview

July 25, 2014

Vincent Featured in Purpose 2 Play Interview Recently, Vincent was featured in a story on www.Purpose2Play.com, a website dedicated to exposing the positive stories in sports. Purpose 2 Play spoke with Vincent about his upbringing as the son of two military parents, the inspiration behind Vincent and Lindsey’s children’s book Danny Dogtags: Dealing with Deployment. […]

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Vincent Jackson Book Signing on Sat., June 21

June 18, 2014

Join us for a book signing at Barnes & Noble Carrollwood   On Saturday, June 21st, Vincent Jackson will be at Barnes and Noble Carrollwood in Tampa from 11am-1pm to autograph copies of Danny Dogtags: Dealing with Deployment. A partnership between the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the book is the […]

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Salute to Reading Year-End Celebration

June 3, 2014

Salute to Reading Year-End Celebration On Thursday, May 15, Vincent welcomed 63 young students and their guests to the Glazer Children’s Museum for the year-end celebration of the inaugural Salute to Reading Program. The Salute to Reading Program is an incentive and recognition program designed to award outstanding students at the elementary level for reading […]

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First Annual Salute to Scholars Scholarship Awarded

June 3, 2014

First Annual Salute to Scholars Scholarship Awarded On Friday, May 2, the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation awarded its first annual Salute to Scholars scholarship award to Dorothea West, graduating senior at Widefield High School in Colorado Springs, CO. In the Fall, Dorothea will attend Colorado State University-Pueblo where she’s contemplating a career in foreign […]

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400 Lightning Tickets for Military Families

March 26, 2014

400 Lightning Tickets for Military Families The Tampa Bay Lightning are in the middle of their playoff run and Vincent Jackson, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver is a huge fan. To support the home team Vincent Jackson purchased 400 tickets for military families and attended Monday night’s game vs the Ottawa Senators. “Bolts Today” […]

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Vincent on the Runway for Fashion Funds the Cure

February 27, 2014

Vincent on the Runway for Fashion Funds the Cure Recently, Vincent Jackson took the runway to escort some very special models for “Fashion Funds the Cure.” This event, which supports the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, is the 11th annual AGW Capital Advisors “Fashion Funds the Cure” presented by Neiman Marcus, Mercedes-Benz, and Bright House Networks and […]

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FOOTBALL, FOOD AND MILITARY CHAT WITH VINCENT JACKSON

February 6, 2014

Tracy Guida Everyone that knows me knows how much I love football. While I was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area, I have been in Tampa since 2003 and have always supported the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In fact, I became a season ticket holder last year and have developed a deep passion […]

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