Health Happenings —LA Galaxy Auction Package to Benefit CHLA
Soccer fans now have the opportunity to bid on an auction package including an exclusive meet-and-greet with one of the greatest American soccer players of all-time, LA Galaxy star Landon Donovan, while supporting a worthy cause.
The auction package is courtesy of the LA Galaxy with all proceeds benefitting the LA Galaxy Foundation in support of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA).
Fans can bid on the package, valued at $5,000, through Friday, May 3 on CharityBuzz.com.
The package includes 10 fieldside seats to the Galaxy vs. Houston Dynamo game at The Home Depot Center on Sunday, May 5 as well as a postgame meet-and-greet with Donovan and passes to watch pregame warm-ups from the edge of the field.
The winner will also receive an autographed Donovan bobblehead and a Galaxy goody bag.
“We are extremely grateful to the Galaxy for their long-standing partnership and support throughout the years with countless team visits to cheer up patients,” says Richard Cordova, FACHE, CHLA president/CEO. “We deeply appreciate their commitment and support in helping to make a difference in the lives of children.”
“Children’s Hospital has long been a supporter and partner of the LA Galaxy and we are thrilled to be able to work with them in creating this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,” said LA Galaxy President Chris Klein. “Our club is privileged to represent all of Los Angeles and Southern California on the field and to have the support of our fans and partners. To be able to give back to this community and raise money for such a worthwhile cause through this auction package is an honor.”
The auction is currently underway, with bidding started at $750, and will close at noon on Friday.