Community Involvement

The Deuces Live Main Street

Deuces Live is a non-profit organization that stimulates the creation and growth of African American businesses in the historic 22nd Street South District.

The organization believes that the rehabilitation of the district promotes economic development as well as instills a sense of pride and place among the citizens of the community. Our CEO, Chuck Egerter has been an active board member for four years and champions the Deuces mission to anyone within earshot on a daily basis.

Manhattan Casino Legacy Collaborative

The Manhattan Casino Legacy Collaborative is a community-focused non-profit corporation committed to returning the Manhattan Casino on 22nd Street in St Petersburg, FL to its former glory as the African American community’s cultural center. Its goal is to transform this landmark into an immersive, cultural, and educational facility that celebrates music, soul food, and the heritage of the Manhattan Casino and 22nd Street South.

Our CEO, Chuck Egerter is currently Board Secretary and passionate about returning the Manhattan to a centerpiece of arts and culture in the community.

SPCA Tampa Bay

Every year, the SPCA cares for more than 8,000 animals who have been surrendered by their owners, along with injured wildlife. The organization cares for dogs, cats, pocket pets, exotic animals, and livestock like goats and pigs.

Animals receive immunizations, medical care, behavior training and enrichment, and loving care while they live at the shelter. Adoptions volunteers work to match families with animals that are a good fit with the family’s home, lifestyle, and personalities. There is no time limit for an animal’s stay, and every pet receives compassionate care, regardless of its breed or size. Our Senior Project Manager, Michele Egerter is a board member and passionate animal advocate.

St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce

The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce is the City’s leader in economic growth and vitality. From an IT infrastructure perspective, the Chamber hosts several other organizations like the Arts Alliance and the Economic Development Corporation (EDC). Collectively, these entities are making St. Petersburg a better city for the long term. Guardian Eagle deeply believes in this mission, and in support, we provide the Chamber with IT services at little to no cost.

St Petersburg Downtown Partnership

The organization is dedicated to promoting strategic growth for a long-term economic impact in downtown St. Petersburg. They do so by collaborating with businesses to develop viable project management and to help them execute their projects.

Our CEO, Chuck is a member and supporter.

Habitat for Humanity Pinellas

Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity partners with people in your community, and all over the world, to help them build or improve their home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. With the support of the local community, Habitat homeowners achieve the strength, stability, and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and for their families. https://www.habitat.org/

At Guardian Eagle, we regularly volunteer with Habitat for Humanity to create safe havens for people to call home.