Big update on the big fundraiser at July 26th Buffalo Wild Wings and FroYo Nation for the Miracle League of Greater Flint!
To show their support for MLGF, Buffalo Wild Wings is donating a baseball autographed by Detroit Tiger Nick Castellanos. To participate in the drawing, you need to show up to Buffalo Wild Wings sometime between 5pm-9pm, and have your special flyer ready to show your server so that 15% of your bill is undated to MLGF. Once you do that, for $10, you can enter a drawing for the autographed ball. All proceeds from the drawing will benefit MLGf.
Please spread the word, invite friends, and come on out for a great night on July 26th!
A major league night of summer fun is getting bigger in Grand Blanc!
FroYo Nation is teaming up with the Miracle League of Greater Flint and Buffalo Wild Wings for a night of delicious food and frozen yogurt which will help to raise funds to bring a new Miracle League field to Mundy Township. At each eatery, a portion of the purchase of food will benefit the Miracle League of Greater Flint.
The fundraiser is taking place at both spots from 5pm to 9pm on Wednesday, July 26. At Buffalo Wild Wings, present a copy of the voucher above either printed or on your device. At FroYo Nation, simply stop in and make a purchase during that time.
So come have dinner at Buffalo Wild Wings, and then save some room for dessert and head over to FroYo Nation to create your own unique frozen yogurt specialty. If you can’t make it, you can always make a donation here. It’s a delicious, easy way to show support! We look forward to seeing you there!
Yogis at Prana Yoga Center in Grand Blanc welcomed summer with the yogic ritual of 108 sun salutations as they raised money for the Miracle League of Greater Flint (MLGF). The event was a huge success, raising approximately $535!
The tradition of completing 108 sun salutations is done throughout the world around the time of the summer solstice. Sun salutations are foundational to many forms of yoga.
This latest fundraiser moves MLGF closer to the goal of raising funds to break ground for a new Miracle League field in 2018. Many thanks to everyone who donated. Namaste!
The super generous super stars of Grand Blanc High School’s varsity girls soccer team scored a big one for the future Miracle League field in Mundy Township. On Tuesday, June 6, the team held a bake sale for the Miracle League of Greater Flint at the Ryan Schlee Memorial 3v3 Soccer Tournament, which is a regional tournament to advance to the state semifinals.. Those treats raised approximately $300 for MLGF! Thanks to the team and the team effort of parents and volunteers who baked all the goodies that were sold. These athletes are looking out for future Miracle League athletes, and the effort is greatly appreciated!
Big news today out of Mundy Township with the announcement that a new Hyatt Hotel will be going in along US 23 just off Hill Road, and less than a mile from the future Miracle League of Greater Flint sports field in the proposed Hill Road Park. ABC 12 has the details in a story you can view here. Check it out!
The Miracle League of Greater Flint Fundraiser at Prana Yoga Center in Grand Blanc will take place now on Saturday, June 24 beginning at 1pm. Please plan to attend and spread the word!
The View Newspapers have written a nice story on the Miracle League of Greater Flint and the effort to get a new Miracle League field built. Check out the story here.
Keep supporting MLGF! Donate on our GoFundMe page, and share our information on social media. Together we can make this happen for kids of all abilities in Genesee County!
ABC 12 has named Miracle League of Greater Flint League Director Brian Caine as their person of the week! Check out the story of Brian’s work here.
The honor comes as Brian launches a major fundraising campaign to bring a Miracle League field to Mundy Township in Genesee County.
Let’s thank Brian for his good work by donating to make the field a reality! Go to GoFundMe now to support the Miracle League of Greater Flint!
Vicki Caine is a Miracle League hero and the inspiration behind the Miracle League of Greater Flint.
A few years back, Vicki started the Miracle League of Mid-Michigan in DeWitt. It has been an amazing success. For her efforts, Vicki was honored with the Director’s Champion of Health Award at the Governor’s Fitness Awards in 2017. Watch this video featuring Vicki and her work here.
It turns out the Vicki is the aunt of Brian Caine, the League Director for the Miracle League of Greater Flint. Two years ago, Brian called his Aunt Vicki to ask her all about the Miracle League and how to bring it to the Flint area. Fast forward to May 16, 2017, and Vicki joined Brian at the news conference announcing the Miracle League of Greater Flint and the capital campaign for the new field.
Thank you Vicki for all your support! You are a true champion for equality in sports!
The news conference announcing plans for the new Miracle League field in Genesee County as a success!
Supporters and members of the media gathered at Mundy Township Administrative Offices for the news conference. Township Supervisor Dave Guigear spoke, describing the Hill Road Corridor initiative that includes creating a park behind Home Depot and Assenmachers Cycling Center. Plans were revealed, and the capital campaign fundraising initiative was launched.
Dr. Steve Tunnicliff from the Genesee Intermediate School District, along with Andrew Younger from the Crim Fitness Foundation were on hand to voice support for the Miracle League of Greater Flint.
Check out the links to some of the media coverage below: