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Thursday, January 14, 2016
Stay in School Rally, sponsored by First Niagara Bank
Over 2,000 middle school age children from area communities participate in a special program featuring Walter Camp celebrities who preach the “Don’t drop out, stay in school theme.” The speakers anchor a high energy program that encourages the youth to apply themselves and reap the benefits of excelling in their scholarship efforts. SITE: Floyd Little Athletic Center, New Haven, CT
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center – Hospital Visit, sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
A select number of All-Americans and Alumni make a special visit to the hospital bringing gifts, signing autographs and taking pictures with the children. The athletes take tremendous pride in being able to to provide such special and joyful moments to the patients.
Welcome Reception & Dinner ( Private )
This casual evening is a great time to meet and and greet the many early arrivals for the weekend. Guests include honorees, alumni, and many former NFL players.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Alumni Association Meeting and Media Conference
Additional Hospital Visits
Walter Camp All American Experience Clinic & FanFest
Meet the All-Americans & NFL players. The stars will shine & teach the basics of key football skills. Create your own personal photo football card. Participate in the special events featured at the many vendor booths. Raffle prizes. Autographs! SITE: Floyd Little Athletic Center, New Haven, CT
Saturday, January 16, 2016
High School Breakfast of Champions
Representatives from Connecticut high school state champions and All-Connecticut Team are honored in this casual breakfast awards ceremony. Attended by honorees and NFL celebrities who interact with the athletes and guests. SITE: Anthony’s Ocean View, New Haven, CT
The VIP Reception party is attended by our celebrity honorees, invited guests, sponsors and VIPs. Approximately 250 people attend this private reception and get a chance to mingle and meet key people of Walter Camp Weekend. It occurs just prior to the main event of the Weekend, thus formal attire is required as all attendees are buzzing with excitement for the upcoming National Awards Dinner.
Annual National Awards Dinner, sponsored by First Niagara Bank
Welcome to the premier Walter Camp Football Foundation event. Breakout the tuxedo and the gown. Be on-hand for a unique part of college football history, as the 126th Walter Camp All-America Team is honored along with the other award winners. The Master of Ceremonies is ESPN’s John Anderson. SITE: Yale University Dining Commons, New Haven, CT– Call 203-288 CAMP for tickets