Please visit the Make-A-Wish Colorado YouTube website for access to the Missy Franklin video PSA:
Get in the game and help Make-A-Wish Colorado celebrate its 30th anniversary by attending the Sporting Affair Celebrity Waiter Dinner with special guest and Olympic gold medalist, Missy Franklin on Feb. 28 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center (650 15th Street, Denver).
With 30 sports celebrities pining for your support by serving and joining event guests for dinner, laughs and entertainment, the highly anticipated 2013 Sporting Affair Celebrity Waiter Dinner is sure to be great time! The event offers an all-star auction lineup including signed jerseys from RGIII and Aaron Rogers, great entertainment from internationally renowned artist, Malcolm Farley, and a powerful message from recent wish kids.
When you’re being waited on by the likes of Eric Decker, Billy Thompson and Al Harrington – just a few of our past celebrity waiters – somehow everything tastes a little bit better.
Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013:
6:00 p.m. Cocktails and Silent Auction
*VIP Reception featuring Missy Franklin, for VIP ticket holders
7:30 p.m. Dinner Served by Sports Celebrities
9:00 p.m. Entertainment and Live Auction
Tickets are $230 per person and $330 for VIP tickets. Individuals may purchase tickets at www.colorado.wish.org or call 303-750-9474. Must be 18 years or older to attend event.
ABOUT MAKE-A-WISH COLORADO: Founded in 1983 as one of the nation’s first Make-A-Wish Foundation chapters, Make-A-Wish Colorado has granted more than 3,900 wishes to eligible children throughout Colorado. Its mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. The Foundation finances its endeavors through corporate sponsors, foundations, service clubs, fundraisers and individual contributions.