Field of Dreams Foundation Accepting Funding Requests

November 15, 2017 - American Association (AA) - Winnipeg Goldeyes

News Release

WINNIPEG, MB - The Winnipeg Goldeyes Field of Dreams Foundation is now accepting funding requests from registered children's charities in Manitoba, beginning today through Friday, December 15th for monies generated during the 2017 American Association season.

Funds raised during the 2017 season are available to registered children's charities within Manitoba. All requests must be submitted via the team's website, www.goldeyes.com, and should include the nature of the organization, the specific amount being requested, and the intended use of funds.

Since its inception in 1995, the Field of Dreams Foundation has raised and distributed more than $2 million for children's charities in Manitoba. Revenue sources include the Grazing in the Outfield Dinner, the Winnipeg Goldeyes Field of Dreams Foundation Golf Tournament, fan donations, the Fillmore Riley LLP Ks for Kids promotion, Manitoba Pork Piggy Bank, the TCBY Radar Pitching Booth, memorabilia auctions, pre-game barbecues by Manitoba Pork and Granny's Poultry, and the sale of 50/50 tickets at Shaw Park during home games.

Applications may be submitted by visiting www.goldeyes.com and clicking on the Field of Dreams link under the "community" tab.

The Winnipeg Goldeyes open the 2018 season May 18th on the road against the Cleburne Railroaders. The Goldeyes' 2018 home opener is scheduled for Friday, May 25th versus the Sioux Falls Canaries.

2018 season tickets, 10-game mini packs, and group tickets are on sale now. For more information, call the Goldeyes' office at (204) 982-BASE, or visit the Goldeyes' official website at www.goldeyes.com

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