Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit incorporated in the State of Florida. We exist to support Tampa Bay charities that serve children who are most in need in our community. We operate through direct donations and monies raised through our annual juried classic car competition featuring rare, original, and historically important vehicles.
No compensation is paid to any organizers of this event, We do it for the love of our community, the love of great classic cars, and the love for the kids who will benefit at Shriners Healthcare for Children- Florida.
Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance Inc. is proud to announce that we were selected as one of Great Nonprofits'
2019 Top-Rated Nonprofits!
Shriners Healthcare for Children has a mission to provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.
Provide for the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals.
Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families.
This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin, or ability of a patient or family to pay.
We don't just offer funding, we offer these Patient Ambassadors the opportunity to be heard, to tell their stories. You will be amazed at the positive attitudes and great accomplishments. When given the opportunity to be mobile and active in the community, these kids are able to grow and flourish, to attend universities, become nationally famous entertainers, even gold medalists at the Paralympics. The sky is the limit when we support them with the basic need of mobility.
Come to the Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance and meet these inspirational young people.