Saturday, December 22, 2012

Rally For Notre Dame Scholarships

Are you headed to Miami for the national title game? Looking for something to do that is fun and gives you the opportunity to give back? I've got just the event for you!

Rally for ND Scholarships Fast Facts 

Purpose: Raise money for existing local Notre Dame alumni club scholarships. Date and Time: January 5, 2013 1-4 p.m.

Location: Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six 2301 S.E. 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316. ND Club Host: Notre Dame Club of Ft Lauderdale (represented by Pete Buchanan ’82 and Anthony Fasano ’06).

Admission: 400 donors will be entertained. Donation is $75 per person, accompanied children under 14 admitted free of charge.

Proceeds: $20,000 in Net proceeds will go to local Notre Dame clubs represented by former a player. $20,000 will be distributed to ND Clubs all over the country. At the time of ticket purchase each person will be asked to designate which club they wish to represent.

Entertainment and swag: Donors will receive a swag bag that includes an Adidas t-shirt being created for the Notre Dame football team on their trip to the Championship. Donors will mingle with dozens of Notre Dame legends including: Rick Mirer, Reggie Brooks, Tony Rice, Haley Scott DeMaria, Pete Buchanan, Derrick Mayes, Brady Quinn, Anthony Fasano, Irv Smith, John Carney and many others.

Donations are now being accepted on the Irish Player Charities website (see “buy now” link on sidebar). As part of the donation process, donors will be asked to list the Notre Dame local alumni club of their choice. $50 of the donation will go directly to that club’s local scholarship fund.

How to stay current (and qualify for frequent swag giveaways): 
Twitter @NDPlayercharity

See you in Miami!



  1. Great cause! Thanks for publishing the info :) Happy Holidays, and GO IRISH!!!!

    1. Thank you for your support & Happy Holidays!


    2. Site shows $75 donation not the $175 you reference?

    3. Thanks! It is indeed $75!