STEELERS HEAD COACH MIKE TOMLIN TO HOST
Pro DAD FATHER & KIDS EXPERIENCE PResented By**
THRIVENT FINANCIAL FOR LUTHERANS
Pittsburgh Dads and Kids Invited to Heinz Field on Saturday, May 31, for a
Morning of Relationship Building and FUN –limited space available*
As a thank you for being a Steelers website viewer, Coach Tomlin has agreed to let the first 10 people to click on this link http://www.allprodad.com/steelers come to this special event for FREE! **
The All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience will be held at Heinz Field on Saturday, May 31 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event, presented by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is being hosted by Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach and All Pro Dad Spokesperson Mike Tomlin. Registration for the event is now open and is expected to sell out soon.
Founded by Family First, the All Pro Dad fatherhood program helps to educate fathers on the best ways to become an "All Pro Dad." Fathers are encouraged to bring their children to the event, where they will learn fatherhood tips and participate in special activities with their kids, while rotating through football-themed learning stations which will be located in the Coca-Cola Great Hall.
"Thousands of men in Pittsburgh and around the world are becoming better husbands and fathers by joining our All Pro Dad team," said Tomlin. "To become an All Pro Dad, we encourage men to spend one minute a day reading our free daily email, The Play of the Day, one hour a month participating in an All Pro Dad's Day breakfast, and one day a year taking part in our All Pro Dad Father and Kids Experience."
"Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is a huge fan of All Pro Dad, and we are excited to team-up with the Steelers to sponsor this event that helps build stronger relationships between dads and their kids," said Andy Barthel, Manager of Lutheran Community Services.
A $15 fee per family includes admission for dad and up to four kids. This event is recommended for children ages five and older. Register online at www.AllProDad.com or by calling 1-800-956-8300. Advance registration is required.
The event is being presented by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, UPMC Sports Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, Giant Eagle, and Cricket Wireless. Comcast, 102.5 DVE and The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette serve as event media partners.
"All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience" is the football-themed event of All Pro Dad, the fatherhood program of Family First, a national non-profit organization based in Tampa, Fla. It was launched with the help of Indianapolis Colts head coach Tony Dungy in 1997, features 51 NFL Players, coaches and alumni who speak out on the importance of being a good father. In 2008, All Pro Dad currently has events planned with nearly half of the NFL teams. For more information, please visit www.AllProDad.com.