An Intimate Evening with Friends

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

DON AND LORI MATTINGLY HOST “AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH FRIENDS” presented by UNITED COMPANIES

December 3, 2015 at the USI Theatre with Special Guests Albert Pujols and Toby Keith

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Evansville, INMattingly Charities, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, today announced their first organization fundraising event in Evansville, Indiana will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 6pm – 10pm, at the USI Theatre, within the University of Southern Indiana’s Performance Center.

The event, hosted by Don and Lori Mattingly, will include a cocktail reception, a silent auction, a question/answer session with Don Mattingly and baseball superstar, Albert Pujols. It will conclude with musical entertainment featuring country music singer, songwriter icon, Toby Keith.

Founded by former New York Yankees captain and current Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly, Mattingly Charities was created to serve under-privileged youth by supporting programs throughout the country that promote baseball and softball participation.

“Lori and I are very honored and excited to officially kick-off Mattingly Charities in my hometown on December 3rd,” said Don Mattingly, 1985 American League MVP.  “During our fundraising event we look forward to announcing a very special relationship with Major League Baseball’s RBI (Reviving Baseball Inner Cities) program to serve the disadvantaged youth of Evansville.”

For more information on how to purchase event tickets or donate online please visit www.MattinglyCharities.org.  To inquire about sponsorship opportunities please contact Ray Schulte at Ray@SchulteSports.com.

About Mattingly Charities and Mattingly RBI
Mattingly Charities, a non-profit organization, was created to serve underprivileged youth by supporting programs which promote baseball and softball participation in conjunction with other developmentally related activities.

In conjunction with MLB’s RBI program, Mattingly Charities will establish Mattingly RBI Evansville and will provide funding, services and equipment for baseball, softball, and ultimately other sports, and related youth development activities, for the benefit of underprivileged youth, youth leagues, and social welfare and related organizations. 100% of the efforts of the organization will be focused on these activities to inspire youth to recognize their potential and realize their dreams. Funding will be generated year round through various activities including special events and direct solicitation of the general public.

Media Contact: Ray Schulte 
Ray@SchulteSports.com 
(410) 350-6226 (cell) 
www.SchulteSports.com

     Schulte Public Relations
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Our Mission

Mattingly Charities has been created to serve underprivileged youth by supporting programs which promote baseball and softball participation in conjunction with other developmentally related activities. Mattingly Charities will provide funding and services and equipment for baseball, softball, and ultimately other sports, and related youth development activities, for the benefit of underprivileged youth, youth leagues, and social welfare and related organizations. 100% of the efforts of the organization will be focused on these activities.

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Our Founder

Born and raised in Evansville, Indiana, Don Mattingly played his entire 14-year Major League career from 1982-95 with the New York Yankees. Currently, Don is the manager of the Miami Marlins.
 

Career highlights include: 
- 1984 AL Batting Champ
- 1985 AL MVP
- 3X Silver Slugger Award Winner
- 6x All-Star/ 9X Gold Glove Award winner
- 1997 New York Yankees retired #23
- 2004-2007 New York Yankees coach
- 2008- 2010 Los Angeles Dodgers hitting coach
- 2011-2015 Los Angeles Dodgers manager