The New Orleans VooDoo and the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame have teamed up for the team's home finale against the Georgia Force on Saturday, July 21 to assist New Orleans Metro Area children with school supplies.
fans are asked to bring school supplies to the game. For every item
donated, a fan will be entered in a raffle to win a VooDoo gift basket.
The VooDoo gift basket will consist of a signed football and replica
jersey by the VooDoo team, two ArenaBowl XXV tickets, along with other
items that are must haves!
are excited about partnering with the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame
and the Guardians Institute for this noble cause. With many of our
players and staff from the local area, we know the challenges that we
face, which is why we have decided to partner up to help get our future
leaders what they need to succeed in school," said Brandon Rizzuto, New
Orleans VooDoo Vice President.
will be Mardi Gras Indians to collect your donation of school supplies
during the Fan Fest and the game. If you forget to bring school
supplies, you can still give a cash donation. For every school supply
item donated, fans will have to fill out a small form with their name,
phone number and email address to be eligible for the VooDoo gift
basket. The winner will be announced on the VooDoo Facebook page:
www.facebook.com/aflvoodoo on Monday at 10 a.m. If that winner does not
contact the VooDoo front office by 11 a.m., another winner will be
Guardians Institute and Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame are excited to
partner with the VooDoo team to continue with investing in our city's
youth. "Knowledge, once acquired, is something that can never be taken
away" as Big Chief Donald Harrison Sr. always said.
More information about the contest:
What: School Supply Drive Contest
When: Saturday, July 21 at New Orleans VooDoo versus Georgia Force game. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.
Where: New Orleans Arena
enter in the contest, bring school supplies (notebooks, pens, paper,
folders, etc.) to the game and donate it to the Mardi Gras Indians. For
every item donated, a contestant gets additional entry into the drawing.
winner will receive a VooDoo gift basket that includes a signed
football and jersey by the team, along with two ArenaBowl XXV tickets.
The winner will be announced on Monday, July 23 at 10 a.m. via the
VooDoo Facebook page: www.facebook.com/aflvoodoo.