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  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 8:00AM - 6:00PM CDT Packers Pro Shop Tent Sale

    The sale is taking place earlier than in previous years, due to the construction at Lambeau Field and the work that the Pro Shop team must complete in preparation for the new store, which will open this summer. Visitors to Lambeau Field should enter the Atrium through the Oneida Nation Gate. Parking is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate, which can be accessed off Oneida Street and Lombardi Avenue.

    The sale will feature the traditional mix of Pro Shop items greatly reduced in price and other special purchases.

    The team’s football operations staff also has provided Packers team apparel no longer in use, including a large assortment of t-shirts, shorts, jackets, jerseys and pants. Some items are practice-worn gear not normally available in the Pro Shop.

    The tent sale began in 1994 in the parking lot outside the former Pro Shop on the north end of Lambeau Field and grew into a popular event. Now in its 11th year in the Atrium, the tent sale also was held in the west side stadium concourse in previous years.

     
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  • Sat., Jun. 07, 2014 8:30AM - 3:30PM CDT JPP Kids Clinic

    The 17th annual Junior Power Pack Kids Clinic is set for Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Don Hutson Center with sessions ranging from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic gives members ages 5-14 years old the opportunity to practice football skills and drills with other Packers backers and a few up-and-coming Packers players.  Parents/Guardians are welcome to come and watch their child/ren participate in the clinic. 

    Members may choose one of three sessions to attend:

    • Session 1 – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
    • Session 2 – 11 to 12:30 p.m.
    • Session 3 – 2 to 3:30 p.m.


    The event will be held inside the Don Hutson Center, the Packers indoor practice facility. Parking for the event is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate.  

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic is a member’s only event and will have a registration fee of $5.

    Deadline to register:

    • New Members – May 11, 2014
    • Current Members – May 18, 2014


    To sign up to become a member of the Junior Power Pack and receive an invitation to the clinic fans can go to www.packers.com/jpp.

     
  • Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 2:30PM CDT Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer

    The eleventh annual Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer motorcycle ride will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The ride will start at Vandervest Harley-Davidson (1966 Velp Avenue, Green Bay) and will make a fun-filled stop at the Seymour Fireman's Picnic, held at the Outagamie County Fairgrounds in Seymour.

    Ride Day Schedule

    • 9-10:30 am: Registration at Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Geen Bay
    • 11 am: Depart Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Green Bay
    • 12 pm: Arrive in Seymour. Enjoy food, beverages, entertainment and a short program.
    • 2:30 pm: Party kicks off at the new South Endzone Festival Foods MVP Deck at Lambeau Field! Guests can access the space by way of the Shopko Gate. See the field and enjoy the atmosphere from this beautiful indoor/outdoor space newly opened and accessed by very few. The party will include silent and live auction, food, beverages, music and merchandise available for purchase.


    More information: http://cruiseforcancer.org/

     

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Packers, Verizon Wireless connect to support domestic violence prevention

Posted Oct 23, 2012

Season-long initiative to include phone drive at Packers home games

In an effort to help fight domestic violence in Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Packers and Verizon Wireless are teaming up again this season to collect used phones and monetary donations through the “Protection is the Name of the Game” campaign.

The long-running awareness campaign, “Protection is the Name of the Game,” is an extension of Verizon Wireless’ award-winning HopeLine program, which is dedicated to helping stop domestic violence.

The campaign includes a season-long phone drive at the Verizon Wireless Gate and in the Atrium, a stadium-wide phone drive at the Dec. 23 Packers-Titans game, financial donations to domestic violence organizations in Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula and a public service announcement (PSA) featuring Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings. In 2011 in Wisconsin, more than 13,000 phones were collected and more than $75,000 in cash grants were awarded.

“The Green Bay Packers are proud to once again partner with Verizon in an effort to end domestic violence,” said Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy. “We know that our fans are some of the most supportive in the league and we hope they’ll donate their old, used phones to Verizon’s HopeLine program to help provide a lifeline to someone in need."

“Protection is the Name of the Game” will include the following initiatives:

  • Season-Long HopeLine Phone Drive: Verizon Wireless and the Packers will be collecting no-longer-used wireless phones, batteries and accessories at Packers home games during the regular season near the Verizon Wireless Gate and in the Atrium. The phones will be refurbished or sold to buy new phones for victims of domestic violence and to support local domestic shelters/organizations. Verizon will also host a special phone drive at every stadium gate during the Dec. 23 Packers-Titans game. Fans unable to attend a game this season can still donate phones at any Verizon Wireless store at any time.
  • $10 Match: For each phone collected during the season-long HopeLine drive, Verizon will donate $10 to the Golden House in Green Bay. During the special Dec. 23 phone drive, the House of Hope in Green Bay will receive the donation.
  • 30-second PSA: A PSA featuring Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings will be broadcast on TV stations throughout Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula. It will be shown during each Packers home game, encouraging fans to donate their old phones to HopeLine.

 
“Verizon Wireless is committed to supporting victims and organizations that provide shelter and prevention programs. Because domestic violence can be a primary cause of homelessness, and with the ongoing support Greg provides to House of Hope through his foundation, this new relationship was a natural fit,” said T.J. Fox, region president, Verizon Wireless. “Nearly one in four American women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Ending the abusive cycle of violence in our communities starts with each of us. Packers fans have provided tremendous support for this program in the past and we know they’ll come through again to help us offer help that is desperately needed.”

More About the HopeLine Program
Since HopeLine from Verizon’s national cell phone recycling and re-use program was launched in 2001, HopeLine has collected more than 8 million wireless phones, awarded more than $10 million in cash grants to domestic violence organizations throughout the country and by the end of this year, will have donated more than 106,000 HopeLine phones with 319 million minutes of airtime to victims, survivors and domestic violence organizations. Last year in Wisconsin alone, more than 13,000 phones were donated to the program, totaling more than 1.4 million minutes of service and more than $75,000 in cash grants to help survivors of domestic violence across the state.

 
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