Cosplay Groups for Charity
St. Pete Comic Con 2022 welcomed several cosplay groups, including Costumers with a Cause and The 501st Legion (also seen below), as well as The Rebel Legion, Mandalorian Mercs, and the Star Trek group, USS Andromeda. The above photo is of @AvengerBirthdayCharacter, who is a volunteer for Costumers with a Cause, and @CaptAmericaCHS, who traveled from South Carolina to attend the inaugural St. Pete Comic Con.
Costumers with a Cause
Costumers with a Cause is a 100% volunteer run non-profit organization of costumers, cosplayers, and photographers that strive to make a difference in the world and brighten people's lives. The group visits kids at children's hospitals as well as attends events for youth causes.
The 501st Legion
The 501st Legion is a worldwide Star Wars organization. Costumed volunteers under the collective identity of the Dark Side. Their mission from the website: "The Legion seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work..."