Children’s Miracle Network and the Jacksonville Sharks will Pack the House for Charity

04/29/2010 8:00 AM -

First coast residents can help make miracles happen for children in our area by purchasing a ticket to the Jacksonville Sharks game on Saturday, May 1st. Children’s Miracle Network is thrilled to be partnering with the Arena Football League’s Jacksonville Sharks for their first ever Pack the House for Charity Night against the Tulsa Talons.

Community members can support Children’s Miracle Network by going online to and purchasing a ticket to the game. For every $29.00 ticket purchased through the Children’s Miracle Network, the Sharks will donate $9.00 back to making miracles happen in the lives of local children and families.

“We are thrilled to have the Children’s Miracle Network as our official philanthropic organization,” commented Sharks Managing Partner Jeff Bouchy. “The opportunity for a charitable organization to make thousands of dollars is something special. The opportunity for any non-profit organization in the First Coast to raise funds through the Sharks will be available all season long, we are simply emphasizing these fundraising opportunities for the upcoming game against the Tulsa Talons.”

This is your chance to enjoy an exciting football game, a fun night out for the entire family, and support a great cause at the same time. To take part in a fundraising opportunity, simply call the Sharks Group Ticket Hotline at 904.621.0700 ext 3.

Children’s Miracle Network is dedicated to improving the health and welfare of all children by raising funds and awareness for the pediatric programs at UF & Shands and Wolfson Children’s Hospital. The founding principle of Children’s Miracle Network is that the funds raised stay in the community to improve the healthcare for local children.

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). All home games will be played at Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks take on the Tulsa Talons Saturday, May 1st. Season tickets for the inaugural season of the Jacksonville Sharks are now available for as low as $45. Single game tickets start at $8 per game and are available at, Ticketmaster outlets, and the arena box office. To reserve your season tickets, group tickets, or for more information please call (904) 621-0700.