The sale of these items is going to be part of Operation Winter Storm. We need to end up with substantial sales. My GI took $1,900 worth of winter gear to homeless veterans last December. Every item is brand new and most will be shipped in original packaging. They are set to appear on Ebay October 3rd. 100% of the proceeds will be put towards clothing homeless veterans.

The Anthony Munoz Foundation – Autographed USC Mini Helmet and autographed Bengals Mini Helmet 

 

A man that truly needs no introduction. USC and Bengal Legend is an eleven-time pro bowler and NFL Hall of Famer. He has been giving to the community since retirement from football and was the NFL Walter Payton Man of The Year. The My GI Foundation earned $10,000 with a 5K in 2015 with Anthony as our guest. He easily posed for 200 pictures. Best offensive lineman in the history of the NFL. Could not find a better person in the history of the NFL. Anthony Munoz was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. His autographs are always beautifically signed.

 

Jim Tressel – Autographed Ohio State Mini Helmet and Autographed Youngstown State Mini Helmet 

 

The President of Youngtown State University won four national championships as the head football coach and six Big-Ten titles and one National Championship at the helm of the Ohio State Buckeyes. Already in the College Football Hall of Fame. Coach Tressel has made his mark on the state of Ohio and the country and one of the greatest college football coaches of all time.

 

Boomer Esiason Foundation – Autographed Bengals Mini Helmet 

 

Another Bengal that needs no fanfare. Boomer was a four time pro bowler himself and Walter Payton Man of The Year Award winner. Boomer was also the NFL most valuable player. His foundation has been dealing in excellence since he retired. He is known for being a generous donor outside his foundation and is really just a kind and genuine man. He is approachable and fan friendly.

 

Jim Kelly Hunter’s Hope Foundation – Autographed Buffalo Bills Throwback Mini Helmet

 

Bills great Jim Kelly played for the Miami Hurricanes and was a five time pro bowler. He played in four Super Bowls and was a first-team All-Pro. His #12 jersey has been retired in Buffalo. His mini-helmet is a throwback version. He was a first team All-Pro. He ended his career with over 45,000 passing yards and 320 passing touchdowns. Jim was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. His mini-helmet is signed beautifully.

 

The Anthony Munoz Foundation – Autographed Bengals Mini Helmet

 

A man that truly needs no introduction. USC and Bengal Legend is an eleven-time pro bowler and NFL Hall of Famer. He has been giving to the community since retirement from football and was the NFL Walter Payton Man of The Year. The My GI Foundation earned $10,000 with a 5K in 2015 with Anthony as our guest. He easily posed for 200 pictures. Best offensive lineman in the history of the NFL. Could not find a better person in the history of the NFL. Anthony Munoz was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. 

His autographs are always beautifically signed.

 

Boomer Esiason Foundation – Autographed official Boomer Esiason Foundation Football

 

Another Bengal that needs no fanfare. Boomer was a four time pro bowler himself and Walter Payton Man of The Year Award winner. Boomer was also the NFL most valuable player. His foundation has been dealing in excellence since he retired. He is known for being a generous donor outside his foundation and is really just a kind and genuine man. He is approachable and fan friendly.

 

Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation – Autographed official Bengals football

 

Andy was a star QB at TCU and now is under center with the Bengals. In College Andy owned the Mountain West Conference and has been a three time pro bowler with the Bengals.

 

Jordan was also a TCU grad and besides being an active philanthropist, she is a mom to their two children. She is Andy’s best friend and their foundation is as generous as they come. Thank you again for helping us again with our silent auction. Second donation made by Jordan and Andy. College sweethearts and kind to everyone they deal with.

 

Marvin Lewis Foundation – Autographed official Bengals football

 

Coach Lewis had been in orange and black since 2003 and the Bengals have improved under his direction in every area he can control. He had coached for the Steelers, Redskins, and Bengals. His foundation is one of the more transparent and he is an easy celebrity to get some time with. He has signed many items for us.

 

Ickey Woods Youth Foundation – Autographed official Pink NFL Football

 

One of the best rookie rushing seasons ever helping the Bengals to the Super Bowl. His lone collegiate scholarship was to UNLV, where he was a four-year starter. His famous “Ickey Shuffle” was wildly popular during his rookie season, when he also led the NFL in rushing touchdowns. He was a first team All-Pro and Pro Bowl selection his rookie season. Ickey owns and coaches the Cincinnati Sizzle, a women’s professional football team.

 

Troy Aikman – 8 X 10 Autographed Photo NFC Championship

 

The number one overall draft pick in 1989, Aikman played twelve consecutive seasons as quarterback with the Cowboys. During his career he was a six-time Pro Bowl selection, led the team to three Super Bowl victories, and was the Super Bowl XXVII MVP. Aikman was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006 and to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1998.

 

Thank You Senator

On Monday, May 15th, 2017 Senator Joe Uecker was my guest speaker at the 2017 My GI Foundation Soldier of The Year Banquet. Senator Uecker has been kind enough to attend two events I have hosted for my veterans. He has represented the 14th District since 2013 as a Republican member of the Ohio Senate.

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