The Marlins Wives will hold their annual drive to help prepare South Florida's less fortunate children with the necessary supplies to head back to school. School supplies, such as paper, pencils, folders, notebooks, backpacks, calculators, rulers, and crayons will be collected at the entrance gates. Items will be donated to local children's charities and underserved schools in South Florida. Fans who donate supplies before the Marlins v. Diamondbacks game on Sunday, August 17th will receive a Marlins gift!
The Marlins Wives and the Marlins Foundation once again will team up to hold the Wives Tackle Box Auction. Each Tackle Box represents a Marlins player and includes autographed memorabilia and equipment as well as items unique to their personalities. The Marlins Wives collect the items for the tackle boxes and help show them off during a silent auction held at Marlins Park in Section 16. Proceeds will benefit the Moyer Foundation's Camp Erin in South Florida.
As part of the ongoing Citrus Cup tradition, the Rays and Marlins Wives played the 4th annual Citrus Cup Softball game prior to the start of the Rays v. Marlins game at Marlins Park on June 2nd.. Each team of Wives will played on behalf of the charity of their choice. The Marlins Wives played for Marlins RBI Softball and the Rays Wives played for Autism Speaks.