THE FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. FOUNDATION AND MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS RETURNS FOR THE 5TH ANNUAL “BACK-2-SCHOOL SUPPLY GIVEAWAY” AT WEST FLAMINGO PARK IN LAS VEGAS
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5 AT 11 A.M. PT
SUPPLY & LAPTOP GIVEAWAYS, FOOD, PRIZES, ENTERTAINMENT, PLUS MORE!
WHO: FIGHTERS: Badou Jack, Andrew Tabiti, Ishe Smith, J’Leon Love, plus more!
WHAT: This year marks the 5th year that The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation and
Mayweather Promotions have been able to put together an event geared toward helping the youth, as we approach the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. The event will be joined by Mayweather Promotions’ fighters who will help to hand out backpacks filled with supplies supplies to more than 700 underprivileged youth from grades K-12. Over the course of the past 4 years, more than 2,500 students in the Las Vegas Valley have benefitted from the combined efforts of all that have chipped in to make this event possible!
The “Back-2-School Giveaway” is designed to support the Las Vegas community by providing a fun day for families, which will promotes literacy, implements interactive activities and games, entertainment, and resources that benefit the entire community. In addition to each student receiving a backpack with grade appropriate supplies and a book, the event will feature free sports physicals, a live DJ, activities courtesy of the Discovery Children’s Museum, lunch sponsored by Sammy’s Pizza & Papa John’s, games and fun physical activities brought to you aby the YMCA, and a chance to win prizes that are sure to be a great addition to start the school year off! Students in grades 5-12 can also bring their local library card for a chance to win a brand new laptop & printer.
The 2017 Back-2-School Giveaway is sponsored by: Mayweather Promotions, The Money Team, AEG, & FNOM. Other supporters include: MGM Grand, Screaming Images, Healthier 4U, Snowie Shaved Ice, Target, Best Buy, YMCA of Southern Nevada, Discovery Children’s Museum, Sammy’s Pizza, Papa John’s, Sam’s Club, and Krispy Kreme Donuts. For updates and additional information, visit: tfmjf.org, Follow on Twitter: @tfmjf, Facebook: at Facebook.com/TFMJF, Instagram at: Instagram.com/tfmjf.
WHEN: Saturday, August 5
10:30 a.m. PT – Media Arrival
11:00 a.m. PT – Event Begins
3:00 p.m. PT – Event Concludes
WHERE: West Flamingo Park
6255 W. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103
CONTACT: Nicole Craig, Mayweather Promotions: (702) 807-1788
Crystal Frost, Mayweather Promotions: (213) 434-5809
Kelly Swanson/Lisa Milner, Swanson Communications: (202) 783-5500
The Floyd Mayweather Junior Foundation: firstname.lastname@example.org