Centenary College Extravaganza, Presents the Jersey Express
5K Run, Taste of the Town, and Share Your Care for Clare
Hackettstown, NJ – November 13, 2012 – Centenary College will host an extravaganza, as it introduces the ABA Jersey Express to the Community. This will be a full afternoon of charitable events, and entertainment, beginning with a 5K run, to benefit the Athletes Turf Fund. Sign-up for the 5K begins at 1pm, followed by the Taste of the Town, which will support the Tommy Mitchell Memorial Scholarship Fund, from 3:30-5:30. The Express will be participating in all the days’ events, and will cap off the day, with a team introduction, and a mini game, beginning at 5:30. During the events, the Share Your Care For Clare Droesch - Crush Cancer Fund, will be taking donations, and auctioning off memorabilia, and providing prizes, prizes, and more prizes. Sunday, November 18th, from 1-7pm.
“This day of charity that Centenary has helped us host is so important not only for us to help those around us, but will start a fundraising effort that will continue on for years to come. Fundraising for these charities as well as working with
the Jersey Express will help us develop key stepping stones and relationships to aid us in the future while we continue to support these different causes" Stated Arden Wright, Sports Management Student Leader.
“We are happy also, that Centenary has been so welcoming to the team. The staff and the students have just jumped on board with The Express, to help us get the word out and to secure sponsors. As a thank you, we will do our very best to bring family-fun to the community, and also help out with community services when we can. We would also like to thank Mayor DiGiovanni for her support as well” stated Audrey Bell-Kearney, Jersey Express Director of Marketing & PR.
The Express will be holding a Season Ticket Drive, with the goal of signing up 250 season ticket holders. To reserve your ticket today, log onto www.jerseyexpress.net, or you can reserve your season ticket at the event. Season tickets are ONLY $97.50, for 13 home games. The Express will donate a portion of ALL season tickets reserved during the event, to each fund, via our ‘Express Cares’ program.
For More Information on the 5K run, or the Crush Cancer Fund,
Contact Lindsay Baker @ 973-975-3846