Watch the interview from WTAJ News This Morning with Uplifting Athletes President and Penn State Football Player Mike Farrell and Uplifting Athletes Vice President and Penn State Football Player
The Penn State Chapter of Uplifting Athletes announce this year?s Blue-White Weekend events. Fans will have the chance to meet some of their favorite players Friday night (April 15) at the Dunk Tank area of the carnival. Fans even have the opportunity to dunk their favorite players from 4:30 until 7 PM Friday night. The chapter will also be selling scarves and t-shirts at the booth. On Saturday, April 16, before the game, volunteers for Uplifting Athletes will be canning from 10 AM until 2PM. The chapter raises money for kidney cancer.
Dunk Tank Schedule for Friday 4/15 Blue-White Weekend:
4:30 ?DeOn?tae Pannell
4:45 ? Brandon Beachum 5:00 ? Drew Astorino 5:15 ? Mike Wallace 5:30 ? Nate Cadogan 5:45 ? Matt McGloin 6:00 ? Nate Stupar 6:15 ? Christian Kuntz 6:30 ? Adam Gress 6:45 ? Eric Shrive
And mark your calendars ? Penn State?s 9th annual Lift For Life is set for July 8th. Since 2003, the Penn State Chapter has raised nearly $500,000 for the Kidney Cancer Association. In 2010, the chapter raised a record total of $98,461.35, more than $16,000 more than was raised in 2009.
Formore information about Penn State Football Uplifting Athletes SM or the Penn State Football Lift for Life, or to make a tax-deductible contribution, please visit http://www.upliftingathletes.org or contact Deloris Brobeck at 814-865-1946 during business hours.