"2017 Gold Medal Award Honoring the Phillie Phanatic"
November 8, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Citizens Bank Park
One Citizens Bank Way
Philadelphia, PA 19148
You are invited to Pheel the Love and honor the most revered, loved and widely recognized mascot in all of sports. PPRA will present the city’s Phillie Phanatic with the Gold Medal award: very fitting for the Philadelphia icon who recently celebrated his 40th birthday.
Hear about how he was born unto our Philadelphia Phillies and has playfully wreaked havoc on every MLB team for four decades. Learn about how his commitment to community service goes beyond making nearly 300 appearances a year. Come discover why even the opposition has a soft spot for him. Bonus: meet his very best friend, Tom, and hear how they became inseparable.
Special Guest Speakers
The Phillie Phanatic's BFF
Chairman Emeritus, Philadelphia Phillies
Emperor of Fun and Entertainment at Raymond Entertainment, University of Delaware and Greater Phila. Area (and former BFF of the Phillie Phanatic)
President, ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
This year's Gold Medal luncheon offers a tremendous opportunity to gain exposure for your business while honoring a fellow public relations professional. Sponsoring this signature PPRA event will give you visibility among 150+ of Philly's top PR, media, and business influencers at the event.
Sponsorship levels range from $100-$5,000, and customized packages are available. Click here for sponsorship information.
TREE HOUSE BOOKS DONATIONS
Tree House Books is nonprofit Literacy Center and Giving Library that provides free access to books and literacy programs to children and their families in low-income neighborhoods in Philadelphia. We are asking all attendees to consider donating a book at the upcoming Gold Medal luncheon. Tree House Books accepts new and like new book donations of all kinds for children and adults, however they are particularly interested in receiving children’s books, classic books that would be read in school and African-American literature.
$69 for PPRA Members
$79 for Non-Members
$690 for a Table of 10