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McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center Beneficiary of 12th Charity Sports Auction
The Sport Management (SPM) Club has announced McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center as the beneficiary of its 12th Annual Charity Sports Auction. Slated for Dec. 10 in the backcourt of the Carrier Dome, silent bidding on hundreds of auction items, including sports memorabilia and hands-on experiences, electronics and tickets to major sporting events, will take place in conjunction with the SU men’s basketball game vs. Boston University.
The SPM Club is a student-run organization in Falk College’s Sport Management Department. Over the last 11 years, the Sport Management Club has raised over $300,000 for local charities.
“We are thrilled that the Sport Management Club has chosen McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center as the beneficiary of this year’s Charity Sports Auction. The funds raised from this event will stay in Onondaga County, helping provide services to hundreds of abused children, putting them on a path of healing,” says Linda Cleary, McMahon/Ryan’s executive director.
McMahon/Ryan is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to ending child abuse through intervention and education. The organization offers a safe, child-friendly process for abused children and their families, supported by a committed, professional team specializing in the investigation, prosecution and treatment of child abuse. The center provides services to nearly 700 child victims and their families each year.
Purchase of a game ticket for the Dec. 10 Syracuse men’s basketball game is necessary for access to the auction and can be purchased on the SU Athletics’ Web site (cuse.com) or at the Carrier Dome Box Office. Tickets can also be ordered by phone at 1-800-DOMETIX. Follow us on Twitter @SPMAuction, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/SUSPMClubCharityAuction, and visit www.sucharitysportsauction.com for the most up-to-date event information.