Tickets to Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis, weeklong passes to the 2012 Ryder Cup at the Medinah (IL) Country Club and a TPC Sawgrass Golf Getaway are among scores of high profile auction offerings available at the 7th annual “Champions for Children” Gala fundraiser benefitting New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin’s Jay Fund Foundation. The event is set for Friday night, October 28, at Cipriani in midtown Manhattan.
Eli Manning, Dave Tollefson, Chris Snee, Mark Herzlich, Prince Amukamara, Bear Pascoe, Will Beatty, Lawrence Tynes, Steve Weatherford, Kevin Boothe, Zak DeOssie and Hall of Fame linebacker Harry Carson are among more than 30 current and former New York Giants expected to attend the gala, which has raised over $5.5 million since its inception in 2005.
The “Champions for Children” Gala will honor Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, and Timothy H. Shinn, President and CEO of United Crane Rentals, for their philanthropic efforts on behalf of children.
The “Champions for Children” gala is open to the public. For information about tickets, corporate tables and sponsorships, call 212-627-1000 or email email@example.com. Details can be found at www.tcjayfund.org. Those unable to attend the gala but want to participate in the auction can register in advance and be part of the bidding via online resources. Those arrangements can be made through the phone number and email address above.
In addition to two tickets to the 46th annual Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012, more than 60 items will be auctioned off, including:
- Rao’s Restaurant in-home dinner extravaganza for eight, prepared by Chef Dino Gatto of the prominent New York City eatery.
- Two weeklong passes to the 2012 Ryder Cup, Sept. 25-30, 2012, at famed Medinah (IL) Country Club.
- A golf getaway for four at the home of The Players Championship, TPC Sawgrass, with accommodations at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra, FL.
- Moonlight in Vermont: A family friendly 4 day/3 night stay at a charming, fully-equipped, 3 bedroom, 2 bath modern log cabin, located between Stratton and Mount Snow in West Wardsboro, VT.
- #10 NY Football Giants helmet autographed by Eli Manning.
- #92 NY Football Giants home jersey autographed by Michael Strahan.