The NBA will hold it’s annual all-star game this upcoming weekend in Orlando, and Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is using the event to team up with the Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard to raise money for charity.
Peterson announced details of the “Adrian Peterson’s NBA All-Star Weekend Raffle” last week, with proceeds from the raffle benefitting Peterson’s All Day Foundation and the D12 Foundation. Both foundations are committed to helping children find their way by raising awareness for and supporting organizations that provide the skills necessary for children to reach their potential.
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“Dwight Howard and I are happy to come together to raffle this once-in-a-lifetime experience at the NBA All-Star weekend for our foundations,” Peterson said. “We’re fortunate to be in a position to help others. We hope the fans will join us, and win an incredible prize. We hope that this raffle will generate a tremendous amount of money for both the All Day Foundation as well as Dwight’s foundation, enabling programs that directly help kids to do what they do best.”
The raffle winner and a guest will have the chance to attend NBA All-Star Weekend, beginning February 24th, with the winning package including VIP tickets to each of the weekend’s events and Howard’s private post-game party, which will feature a performance by rapping sensation Drake. The package also includes: 2 VIP tickets to the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge; 2 VIP tickets to the NBA All-Star Saturday Night (which includes the Shooting Stars Competition, Skills Challenge, 3-Point Contest and Slam Dunk Contest); travel allowance of $2,000 to put towards airfare and lodging; autographed jersey from Adrian Peterson and an autographed basketball from Dwight Howard, plus more.
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