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Blondes vs. Brunettes Tallahassee, FL

Date & Time:
May 9, 2015 5:30 pm
Location:
Florida High

Blondes:

$3,398.50

Brunettes: 

$4,503.50

This season's fundraising total:     $12,252.00*

*Total includes general donations and corporate sponsorships

Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Blitz Self Donation Wendi Cannon ($870.00)
  2 -  Blitz Natalie Rubino ($545.00)
  3 -  Gridiron Megan Rich ($330.00)
  4 -  Gridiron Self Donation Sarah Goodson ($305.00)
  5 -  Gridiron Self Donation Lauren Snyder ($295.00)

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Welcome to Alzheimer’s Association’s Blondes vs. Brunettes®, where two teams of women - divided to reflect the age-old rivalry between blondes and brunettes - compete in a flag football game to help raise awareness and funds in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. 

Our passion and hard work will take us from practice to the playing field, but our success will rely upon the support of our friends and families and upon all of those willing to donate to this important cause. Together, we can tackle Alzheimer’s! 

Looking to get involved? Two teams, divided to reflect the age-old rivalry between Blondes and Brunettes, compete in this battle against Alzheimer’s. Red heads and everyone else in between are free agents and choose their team. Ladies play, but anyone can coach, join a committee or make a donation to BvB Tallahassee.  For more information about the kickoff, practices and game day, contact Margaret Farris at mfarris@alz.org. 

Follow these simple steps to join your team:

  • First, Sign Up for the team that reflects the shade of hair you will be sporting game day. Red Headed? Your choice of teams as a free agent!  
  • Next, start your fundraising website and customize it with your photos and a story or personal message.
  • All participants are required to raise a minimum of $250, but are encouraged to set your goal higher!  Send e-mails to friends, family and co-workers asking them to donate.  Connect with Facebook and Twitter to further your efforts and outreach!
  • Practice makes perfect! All players and coaches will attend team practices during the weeks prior to the game.  Volunteers help assist the coaches and players.
  • Rally your fans! Let your friends, family and community know game day tickets are available for $15.
  • Get ready to rumble!  Join your team game day as you play your opponent and Tackle Alzheimer's disease and dementia!

Want to see the game for yourself? Tickets are available for purchase for $15 from any player, coach or the Alzheimer's Association office for your admission to the game at Florida High! Children 12 and under may attend free of charge.

What happens game day?  Gates open at 4:30pm and the game starts at 5:30 pm.  Support your favorite team by sporting their colors (Brunettes:  Purple; Blondes: White) in support.  Make signs, bring bells or noise makers and get ready to cheer your team on to victory!  Family friendly/children's activities, special guests and more will occur prior to and during the game.  Bring a donation and purchase Raffle Tickets for great items in support of the cause!  Local community information will also be available from our sponsors and supporters.  

Where do we enter and park?  Entrance and parking on the side of the school and signs will be displayed on Game Day. 

Have questions or want to learn more about what the teams are doing to prepare for the game, sponsor the event or looking for upcoming community fundraisers?

Contact Margaret Farris (mfarris@alz.org / 850.408.9984)

 

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