Game Worn Jersey Auction Now Live
Tuesday, 11.27.2007 / 10:59 AM CT / Minnesota Wild | Community
The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild announced today that an online auction featuring the team’s green jerseys from the 2006-07 season will go live on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 11:00 a.m. on www.wild.com and www.nhl.com as part of the NHL Auction Network. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the MSE Community Giving Fund and Special Olympics Minnesota.
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The auction features 25 authentic Minnesota Wild game worn green jerseys from the 2006-07 season. A total of 18 jerseys are autographed on the fight straps. The green jerseys were worn at home games from December 2006 through January 2007. The auction will end Tuesday, Dec. 11. Each jersey will include a Minnesota Wild Certificate of Authenticity.
The Minnesota Sports & Entertainment (MSE) Community Giving Fund is a donor-advised fund of the Minnesota Community Foundation. We focus our support on children’s medical related causes, educational initiatives and the growth and development of youth athletic programs. Over the past seven years, MSE Community Giving has invested more than $2.8 million back into our community. We have provided autographed and non-autographed merchandise for community fundraisers and benefits, made contributions to non-profit organizations, provided awareness and brand connectivity for smaller non-profit organizations and our players and staff have made countless appearances in the community.