Media Advisory

State of Florida
Department of Children and Families
Rick Scott

David E. Wilkins

June 01, 2011
DCF Communications
(850) 488-4855

Secretary David Wilkins to Announce Camps for Champions

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. – Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins will kickoff Camps for Champions at a news conference on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. at the Amway Arena, home of the Orlando Magic. Camps for Champions is an expansion of health, leadership, and wellness camps held in previous years for foster children by Tennessee Titan, and former Florida State football All-American Myron Rolle and the Dwight D. Howard Foundation. This year's camp series has expanded with the support of some of sports’ top athletes.

Details for the event are as follows:

What: Camps for Champions Press Conference
Who: Guests expected to join Secretary David Wilkins include Myron Rolle, Corey Simon, Derrick Brooks, Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Howard, Sr.  Other celebrity athletes involved in the Camps of Champions include Dwight Howard, Olympic Gold Medalist Shannon Miller, Udonis Haslem and James Jones of the Miami Heat.
When : Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 1:30 p.m.
Where: Amway Arena, inside the Disney atrium
400 W. Church Street
Orlando, FL 32801