2017 Presenting Sponsor

Tucson Medical Center – Presenting Sponsor

Joining The Centurions this year as presenting sponsor, Tucson Medical Center has made a three – year sponsorship commitment, which represents_the highest level event sponsorship in the organization’s 50 – year history. Licensed at more than 600 beds, TMC has been Tucson‘s locally governed nonprofit regional hospital for 70 yearsand is committed to improving the health and well—being of our community.TMC will become the primary Centurions beneficiary in 2018.

2016-2017 Primary Beneficiary

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson (BBBST) – 2016 & 2017 Primary Beneficiary

Changing perspectives. Changing lives.

For more than 50 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. Tucson’s largest donor and volunteer supported one—to—one youth mentoring organization, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”). We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people. BBBST is using funds raised by The Centurions to launch its Mentor 2.0 program, an initiative that pairs adult mentors with Tucson area high school kids and provides them additional tools and support to help them graduate from high school, succeed in college and achieve their ambitions.