UMPS CARE Charities Online Auction
The UMPS CARE Charities 6th Annual Online Auction is almost here!
WHEN: May 2 - May 11, 2014
Major League Baseball umpires will offer nearly 200 items and one-of-a-kind VIP experiences during the 6th Annual Online Auction. Some of the items up for auction include a signed Albert Pujols cleat, Batting Practice Packages at many Major League ballparks across the country, an MLB Umpire Plate Coat, suite packages for many of the Minor League teams and more! There are plenty of items for the non-baseball fan as well, so be sure to check back for the full list.
"The online auction is a major fundraiser for UMPS CARE Charities and has received quite a bit of attention over the years," said Gary Darling, MLB umpire and President of the Board for UMPS CARE Charities. "The auction really has something for everyone, from autographed memorabilia to once-in-a-lifetime experiences, so we encourage fans to tell all of their friends to check the website often for a list of available items."
All proceeds from the auction support UMPS CARE Charities youth programs to provide Major League Baseball experiences for children awaiting adoption, Build-A-Bear Workshop experiences for hospitalized children coping with serious illness, college scholarships for deserving young adults who were adopted as children, and financial assistance for families in need. UMPS CARE Charities is the official charity of Major League Baseball umpires.
Check back for item listing and the live site!
Here, auction winners from the 2013 auction enjoy their Father's Day Ticket Packages. Don't miss out on your chance to win this year.