All Star Charity Football Game returns July 20
July 16, 2013
MILWAUKEE - The 2013 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Charity Football Game benefiting Children's Hospital of Wisconsin returns with an impressive line up. Football players from across the state were nominated by their high school coaches to play in these prestigious annual North vs. South games. In return for the honor of participating, each player is required to raise funds for Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, the game's beneficiary. The combined efforts of the players and coaches raised more than $371,000 this year for patient care programs at Children's Hospital.
What: Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Football game to benefit Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.
When: Saturday, July 20. Kick-off for Divisions 4-7 will be at noon with the teams for Divisions 1-3 taking the field at 5:00 p.m.
Where: J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium, 450 Josslyn St. (at Rush Ave.), Oshkosh, Wis.
"There will be no losers," said Tom Swittel, President of the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association. "This All-Star game provides us the opportunity to help those less fortunate. We all win when someone benefits from our effort."
About Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is the region's only independent health care system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children. The hospital, with locations in Milwaukee and Neenah, Wis., is recognized as one of the leading pediatric health care centers in the United States. It is ranked No. 4 in the nation by Parents magazine and ranked in 9 specialty areas in U.S.News & World Report's 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals report. Children's Hospital provides primary care, specialty care, urgent care, emergency care, community health services, foster and adoption services, child and family counseling, child advocacy services and family resource centers. In 2011, Children's Hospital invested more than $100 million in the community to improve the health status of children through medical care, advocacy, education and pediatric medical research. Children's Hospital achieves its mission in part through donations from individuals, corporations and foundations and is proud to be a member of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. For more information, visit the website at chw.org.