CBS Morning Show Feature (VIDEO)

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Player safety has football’s spotlight, from the NFL to Pop Warner football for little kids. While the focus has been on concussions and discouraging helmet-to-helmet hits, tackling is often lower on the body, from the shoulders to the knees — and that opens up a different, potentially fatal worry….

Sport Illustrated for Kids Featured Article

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Parents Honor Their Son By Working to Protect Young Football Players Last Friday, 17-year-old New Jersey high school quarterback Evan Murray was hit on a routine play in the first half. But something wasn’t right. He walked to the sideline, collapsed, and was taken to a hospital where he later died. The cause was massive internal bleeding due to a …

The THF Featured in Associated Press!

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NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) – A Panhandle nonprofit is providing special equipment to keep kids safe while playing football. The Taylor Haugen Foundation was created by two Niceville parents after their son, a sophomore at Niceville High School, died from internal injuries sustained on the football field in 2008. The foundation recently provided safety equipment for 56 young players at C.W. …

McCafe for a Cause March & August

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Costa Family McDonalds’ Donates “McCafe for A Cause”! Costa Family McDonalds, with 19 stores throughout the NWF panhandle, has developed a program with the following charities: -Breast Cancer Awareness ( Making Strides Against Breast Cancer)- is a celebration of survivorship to express hope and our shared determination to make this breast cancer’s last century -Fisher House Foundation of the Emerald …

6th Annual Savor the Season Fundraiser November 4th 2015

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6th Annual “Savor the Season” event at Caliza Pool in Alys Beach, benefiting the Taylor Haugen Foundation. This year’s event will take place on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4th 2015 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. The Savor the Season event is a truly unforgettable event happening once per year at the beautiful Caliza Pool in Alys Beach. With the success and acclaim of previous …

3rd Annual Tradewinds Dinner Event

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3rd Annual Taylor Haugen Foundation Tradewinds Dinner Event FEBRUARY 25th 2015 Join us for another amazing evening at Tradewinds with a specialty menu created just for this dinner. Top-quality wines will be served with each of the courses. Tickets for this event sell out quickly so get yours now. Menu and pairings will be provided soon. Keep watching for it. …

Mary Kate Myrick Chosen as 2015 Taylor Haugen Trophy Winner

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On Friday, January 9 at Freeport High School, Mary Kate Myrick was announced as this years’ Taylor Haugen Trophy winner. She is the 7th person to win this coveted award. HS seniors are nominated from their school, one nominee per school, in the three County (Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton) area. This year, 13 nominees were considered based on the …