| Sports Superstars Earvin 'Magic' Johnson, John Elway, Mark Messier, Gary Player & Kelly Slater Among Those Named 2007 Buoniconti Fund Great Sports Legends
Earthtimes.org - USA
- Sports superstars and philanthropic icons will be recognized at the 22nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner on Monday, September 17 at New York's Waldorf=Astoria Hotel. The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis is a non-profit organization that is the national fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, the world's largest, most comprehensive spinal cord injury research center, based at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
The 2007 Great Sports Legends are:
-- Earvin "Magic" Johnson
- five-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers
-- John Elway
- Denver Broncos Hall of Fame NFL quarterback
-- Mark Messier
- New York
Celebrities : Mark Messier, Gary Player, Earvin Johnson, Kelly Slater, John Elway|
Categories : Athlete News
Posted 7/16/2007 10:07:45 AM | Permalink
| Jeff Green Will Attend New York City Fundraiser In Honor Of Sports Heroes Johnson, Palmer, Gretzky And Torre On Monday
AHN - USA
- Kentucky native and NASCAR NEXTEL Cup driver Jeff Green
isn't accustomed to hob-knobbing with the rich and famous.
But that's what he'll be doing this Monday in Manhattan when he attends the Samsung's Four Seasons of Hope gala dinner.
The sixth annual event will honor sports legends Dan Marino, Boomer Esiason, Joe Torre, Wayne Gretzky, Arnold Palmer, Earvin "Magic" Johnson
and Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani
for their philanthropic efforts with respective charities.
The event will feature a silent auction of sports memorabilia and other items to raise funds for each participating celebrities' charities and foundations.
"Live with Regis and Kelly
" host Regis Philbin
Celebrities : Boomer Esiason, Jeff Green, Earvin Johnson, Rudy Giuliani, Arnold Palmer, Joe Torre, Wayne Gretzky, Dan Marino|
Categories : Celebrity Appearances, Celebrity Causes, Athlete News
Posted 6/14/2007 02:06:58 AM | Permalink