Michael Jordan TIS THE SEASON…PREMIERE hommages IS KICKING OFF THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH A SPECIAL AUCTION EXTRAVAGANZA ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 8, 2008
aharris posted on Nov 06, 2008 at 01:35AM
Unique Sports Memorabilia Will Be Up For Bid!
Proceeds will Benefit the Entertainment Industry Foundation
and The Bernie Mac Foundation
Premiere Props announced today that they are hosting a special holiday auction of never before seen movie props, including super hero costumes, key props from Soul Men including Bernie Mac’s 1974 lime green Cadillac Eldorado convertible, made to order two piece suit, signature glasses and very unique SPORTS MEMORABILIA!!! The items up for bid will benefit the Entertainment Industry Foundation and The Bernie Mac Foundation. The holiday auction extravaganza will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2008 at Premiere Props’ warehouse in El Segundo, California (128 Sierra Street, El Segundo, CA 90245). There will be a preview from 9am – 11am, and the auction will begin at 11am.
Several props from legendary athletes and famous sports teams will be auctioned off with a set portion of the proceeds benefiting the Entertainment Industry Foundation and The Bernie Mac Foundation. The charity auction will feature collectibles including:
o Alex Rodriguez Louisville Slugger signed baseball bat
o Michael Jordan signed basketball
o 2000 World Champion Basketball signed by Los Angeles Lakers with Kobe Bryant and Shaq O'Neil along with the entire team of champions.
o Mini Basketball signed by Charles Barkley
o Pete Rose-Cincinnati Reds Authentic Hit Helmet signed Pete Rose 4256
o Charlotte Hornets Team signed Basketball
o Chris Webber/Jason Williams signed basketball.
Fans can also place live bids online at link or link with the preview beginning November 8th at 9am and the live auction starting at 11am. For more information, please visit link or call (310) 322-PROP.
About Premiere Props
Premiere Props is the leading marketing memorabilia company to market, authenticate, package, and distribute exclusive movie memorabilia. Since 2001, Premiere Props has represented over 300 movies to date and continues to grow strong. Premiere Props works with some of the largest motion picture studios and independent distributors in the world, such as Paramount Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Miramax, MGM, The Weinstein Company, Sony Screen Gems, Lionsgate, TriStar, Spyglass, Alcon and many more.
About The Bernie Mac Foundation
The Bernie Mac Foundation is dedicated to building a worldwide community of healthcare professionals, patients and concerned care givers working together to promote scientific research and education for our future. We are dedicated to a more thorough understanding of Sarcoidosis the disease, its impact on patients’ lives and current opinion regarding treatment. This international community of thought leaders, healthcare providers (researchers and clinicians) and patients will raise funds to support research and create education-based opportunities for patients and their families. Started in 2007 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the Foundation is chaired by Rhonda R. McCullough with Je’Niece N. Childress, Director and led by Patricia S. Mikes, M.D. Executive Medical Director and Ms. Jaye A. Mikes as Executive Director.
About The Entertainment Industry Foundation
Created in 1942 by Hollywood heavyweights - Samuel Goldwyn with friends Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, and the Warner brothers, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (formerly Permanent Charities Committee) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others.
The Entertainment Industry Foundation harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation.
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