Tampa, Florida -- It was a full house at the NFL YET Center in East Tampa Thursday night.The community gathered from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. for the "Stepping Into Freedom Health and Wellness Extravaganza" held at 3310 East Lake Avenue in the Jackson Heights community.
Workers from Enroll America were on hand to help people sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. There were dozens of informational health booths set up too dealing with preventive health care.
10 News anchor Tammie Fields was honored to serve as mistress of ceremonies at the event which featured a step show contest, prize giveaway and food. Participants in the step show included, "The Copeland All Stars", The Pride Steppers and Jackson Heights All Star Steppers."
The Pride Steppers won first place. The Copeland All Stars came in second with third place honors going to the Jackson Heights All Star Steppers.
The judges included Kennie Sims, Pat Spencer and Andrea White.
Area students also performed a "Get Off the Bus" skit and there were performances by Divas Desoto Park too.
When the Super Bowl was played in Tampa, the NFL donated money to create the Jackson Heights NFL Yet Center. Thursday's event was part of the Martin Luther King Day of service project 2014 and was sponsored by Hillsborough Community College.
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