Viera, FL– September 5, 2017- The month of September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month and Jordan Taylor announced last week that the Pride will be auctioning off game worn jerseys to raise money for C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Pediatric Cancer unit. The auction this week, Thursday September 7th, and will run all month long.
The Pride are coming off a summer where the Pride raised $5,000 across three hospitals as part of the So You Think You Can Hit series they hosted during the 2017 regular season during four events in Kansas City, Akron and Viera.
In the coming week there will be a link where those who’d like to make a bid on a Pride jersey can do so. Stay tuned for more updates!
It's officially September (whaaaaat?!) which means it's Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 Really excited to announce that we are going to be auctioning off some of the @usssafloridapride GOLD jerseys ALL MONTH starting on 9/7!!! All money raised will be going directly to @mottchildren pediatric cancer unit, one of the best in the world! 🎗 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 – 🎗 Be on the lookout in the coming week for the link so you can start your bids! #StrikeoutPediatricCancer #ChildhoodCancer #ChildhoodCancerAwarenessMonth #CancerSucks
About USSSA Florida Pride:
The USSSA Florida Pride is a professional franchise in the National Pro Fastpitch League that is owned and operated by USSSA. The amateur organization of USSSA has multi-sport coverage and encompasses teams and players from the United States and abroad.
National Pro Fastpitch is headquartered in Nashville, TN. The league, created to give elite female fastpitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chosen sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women’s Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women’s Pro Softball League (WPSL). NPF is the Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women’s fastpitch softball since 2002.
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