You’ll be sure to find something special for your favorite sports fan during the TODAY’S TMJ4 Sports Auction 4 MACC on Saturday, December 15th. This live broadcast hosted by Mike Jacobs and Carole Meekins will take place from Milwaukee’s NBC affiliate, Channel 4. A simulcast on NewsRadio620 WTMJ will run from 12-2pm. The radio station’s Jonathan Green will be the Sports Auction’s special auctioneer once again this year throughout the 2-hour live broadcast.
The highest bidders will not only be able to scratch a few names from their holiday gift lists, but will be helping children with cancer and related blood disorders in the process. Your winning bids will translate into a special gift of hope with additional donations courtesy of MACC Fund friends Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
Scott Kelnhofer, Editor of F & W Publications will be on hand to verify the authenticity of the unique sports collectables up for bid. Included in this years offerings:
The auction will feature five auction boards with five items on each board. The Red Board will be sponsored by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans; the Gold Board will be sponsored by Sargento Foods; the Blue Board will be sponsored by the Milwaukee Bucks; the Purple Board will be sponsored by Trek Bicycle Corp. and the Green Board will be sponsored by the Medical College of Wisconsin. Each Board will have a 2-minute final countdown clock sponsor as well with Champps American on the Red Board, McCoy Contractors on the Gold Board, Pepsi America on the Blue Board, ADAMM on the Purple Board and Wauwatosa Savings Bank on the Green Board. The 2007 TODAY’S TMJ4 Sports Auction 4 MACC marks the 27th consecutive year of TODAY’S TMJ4 broadcasts for the MACC Fund starting with MACC*ATHON in 1981. TODAY’S TMJ4 has played an important role in helping to increase the overall rates of survival for childhood cancers from 20 percent to 80 percent.
The primary beneficiary of MACC Fund support is the Midwest Children’s Cancer Center with research conducted in the MACC Fund Research Center of the Medical College of Wisconsin. The MACC Fund is also pleased to support ongoing innovative research efforts underway at the Paul P. Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
For more information about the TODAY’S TMJ4 Sports Auction 4 MACC and the MACC Fund, please call our offices at 414-456-5830.
John M. Cary
Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer, Inc.
10000 Innovation Dr. #135
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Toll Free: 1-800-248-8735