Omaha-based Millard Roofing Company, will serve as the Title Sponsor of the 2nd annual Celebrity Sports Night event on Thursday, Feb 13, 2020 at the LaVista Conference Center to benefit the Nebraska Greats Foundation.
The 2020 event The Millard Roofing Celebrity Sports Night presented by 1st State Bank is highlighted by a rare, public reunion of “The Scoring Explosion” Husker football backfield of Mike Rozier, Turner Gill, Irving Fryar and Mark Schellen. Together, they set numerous NCAA scoring and yardage records in leading the Huskers to the 1983 Big 8 Championship and a spot in the National Title Game. Gill, Rozier, Fryar and Schellen will share stories from the days on and off the field.
In addition, the NGF will present its second annual “Andra Franklin Service Award,” salute each of the 15 4-year schools whose former athletes are served by the Nebraska Greats Foundation and profile the past and current recipients of NGF grants. The evening will include former athletic legends from across Nebraska
Says Jim Eggers, CEO of Millard Roofing, “we are pleased to be a part of this event and to support the Nebraska Greats Foundation. It’ll be a fun night! All of us at Millard Roofing are big fans of all the sports teams and greatly value the efforts of former athletes. The Nebraska Greats is ensuring that when in need, Nebraskans are there for them.“
Says NGF Founder Jerry Murtaugh “Millard Roofing is proof positive that all Nebraskans are family and we take care of each other. This is a tremendous partnership and will make our event even more successful”
Individual or group tickets are available on line at www.negreats.org
Millard Roofing is an Omaha based commercial and residential roofing contractor on line at millardroofing.net
The Nebraska Greats Foundation provides life-saving emergency support to any former letterwinner from any of the 15 Nebraska based colleges and universities who qualify financially and medically. The NGF is a 501C-3 non profit. All cash donations are tax deductible and can be made online at www.negreats.org