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SU Sport Management Club holds ‘After the Auction Sale’ through April 16
SU Sport Management Club holds ‘After the Auction Sale’ through April 16April 10, 2009Michele Barrettmibarret@syr.edu
The Department of Sport Management in Syracuse University’s College of Human Ecology has begun its “After the Auction Sale.” More than 100 items-ranging from video games to lift tickets to autographed sports memorabilia-can be viewed and purchased at http://www.sucharitysportsauction.com. All items are available at deeply discounted prices on a first-come, first-served basis, with proceeds benefiting the Golisano Children’s Hospital at Upstate and the SU Sport Management Club.
Anyone interested in purchasing an item from the sale may contact Kate Futrell at 443-9816 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Cash and credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, American Express) are accepted now through Thursday, April 16, at 5 p.m. Please note that the Department of Sport Management cannot ship items that have been purchased; all merchandise must be picked up at the department offices at 808 Nottingham Road (Drumlins Complex).
The SU Sport Management Club is a student-run organization in the College of Human Ecology’s Department of Sport Management. Since its inception, the club has participated in numerous community service efforts and raised more than $50,000 for local charities. On April 2, the club staged its Fourth Annual Charity Sports Auction and Jreck Subs Distinguished Lecture in the Carrier Dome.