A great night for a great cause - The Nebraska Greats Celebrity Sports Night Banquet will feature an unforgettable storytelling session with Trev Alberts, Bill Moos & Bruce Rasmussen moderated by Jim Rose. The banquet will also feature all 3 Nebraska Heisman Winners along with several other sports celebrities and we’ll present our inaugural Andra Franklin Service Award.
Thursday, February 28, 2019
LaVista Conference Center, 12520 Westport Pkwy La Vista, NE 68128
VIP Reception 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Doors Open 6:00 PM
Dinner and Presentation 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The 2019 Nebraska Greats Foundation Celebrity Sports Night Banquet is a special night for a special cause.
Keynote speakers UNO Athletic Director Trev Alberts, UNL Athletic Director Bill Moos and Creighton University AD Bruce Rasmussen tell stories of their playing and coaching days and some of the legends they’ve played or worked with throughout their careers. Storytelling format moderated by Jim Rose.
Meet & Greet with all 3 Nebraska Heisman Winners Johnny Rodgers, Mike Rozier and Eric Crouch along with several other sports celebrities.
Presentation of the Inaugural Andra Franklin Service Award (this award is named in honor of the late Husker great who is the inspiration for the Nebraska Greats Foundation)
Recognition and celebration for the achievements of each of the 15, 4-year Nebraska colleges and universities served by the Nebraska Greats Foundation
Silent Auction of rare Nebraska Football Leroy Neiman prints, Dismal River Golf and more.
The Nebraska Greats Foundation is a Nebraska-based 401(c) (3) that provides financial assistance to former Nebraska male and female collegiate athletes who, as a result of a medical challenge, have exhausted both their insurance and personal resources. We assist all 15 colleges and universities in Nebraska.
The Nebraska Greats Foundation is an official 501(c) (3) non-profit corporation chartered in Nebraska. Our Federal tax ID number is 45-5122321