June 17, 2007 (12:00 pm)
|Brett Favre Celebrity Softball Game
(Appleton, WI)…The date of the Eighth Annual Brett Favre Celebrity Softball Game has been scheduled for Sunday, June 17, 2007. The game will be held at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium, the home of the Class A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, in Appleton beginning at 12:00 pm. For the eighth consecutive year, Bergstrom Automotive, the largest dealer group in Wisconsin, will serve as presenting sponsor of the event.
The event will feature Brett Favre and members of the Green Bay Packers. The annual game traditionally matches the Packers offense against the Packers defense. All proceeds will benefit the Brett Favre Fourward Foundation, whose mission is to provide aid to disadvantaged or disabled children residing in Wisconsin and Mississippi.
The Brett Favre Fourward Foundation distributed approximately $200,000 to Wisconsin charities from last year’s softball game. The Brett Favre Fourward Foundation was established in 1996 and is a 501(c)3 organization in which all net proceeds raised from each event benefits charities. More than $3 million has been donated between Wisconsin and Mississippi the past eleven years.
Premium seats may be reserved now by purchasing Game Day Packages for this year’s event. These packages include exposure for organizations, reserved seats, VIP hospitality passes, and parking passes. This is your opportunity to purchase prior to individual sales and guarantee reserved seats. To obtain information on Game Day Packages and important game details, visit www.brettfavreevents.com. Packages may be purchased by contacting Stephanie Kite at 205-262-2832 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individual tickets go on sale Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 9:00 am and can be purchased by calling the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers ticket office at 800-WI-TIMBER or 920-733-4152 or online at www.brettfavreevents.com. For additional information regarding the Brett Favre Celebrity Softball Game and to stay up-to-date with all of the latest news, visit www.brettfavreevents.com.