Andrew Bogut donates "NBA Dream Package" to raise money to benefit Australian Flood Relief efforts

01/14/2011

Milwaukee, WI, U.S.A.– January 14, 2011 -- Melbourne, Australia native and current Milwaukee Bucks (NBA) center Andrew Bogut is offering basketball fans an ‘NBA Dream Package’ to be auctioned off on eBay in an effort to raise money to help the communities of Queensland rebuild their lives after the recent devastating floods.  All proceeds from the auction will go toward the Premier’s Disaster Relief Fund.

Bogut, at his own expense, will fly four people from one destination – anywhere in the world - to Milwaukee via Los Angeles – for one week of sightseeing, game tickets and accommodations.  The ‘NBA Dream Package’ includes:

  • Four economy return flights from one destination - anywhere in the world - to Milwaukee, WI, via Los Angeles, CA
  • Four night accommodation in Los Angeles, CA
  • Four tickets to a Los Angeles Lakers home game (2010-11 season)
  • Four tickets to Universal Studios in Los Angeles, CA
  • Four night accommodation in Milwaukee, WI
  • Personal tour of the Bucks Training Center by Andrew Bogut
  • Four courtside seats to a Milwaukee Bucks home game with opportunity to meet and greet Bucks players after the game (2010-11 season)
  • Dinner for four in Milwaukee with Andrew Bogut  
  • Four tickets to the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, WI
  • Four autographed Andrew Bogut jerseys, four pair Nike basketball shoes, four Power Balance bands, one Bucks team autographed official NBA basketball, one pair of autographed game worn shoes by Andrew Bogut
  • Four gift bags with an assortment of NBA apparel (headbands, socks, wristbands, etc.)

"The severe devastation and destruction that the floods have caused in Queensland is a real tragedy,” said Bogut.  “I'm trying to raise awareness, not just in Australia, but America and the rest of the world.  This is a huge issue and Australia needs not only every Australian's help, but the world's help.”
See more comments from Andrew Bogut at http://www.foxsportswisconsin.com/01/13/11/Devastation-down-under/landing.html?blockID=390954&feedID=5065

Full details of the Queensland Flood Relief Auction can be found at www.andrewbogut.com.
You can also get auction updates on Twitter: @AndrewMBogut.  To make an international donation log onto www.qld.gov.au/floods.

The Andrew Bogut ‘NBA Dream Package’ Queensland Flood Relief Auction is administered by inDemand Causes, the premier agency for cause-marketing campaigns, branding and fundraising on eBay Australia.