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Diamonds and Denim VIP Partial VIP List – Great for Fan Gawking as they walk the Red Carpet, cause the Tixs are SOLD OUT

Here are the Photos & Chatter from the event. at PhillyChitChat Monday 8/15/11

Today check out PhillyMag.com for coverage a shot

Immediate Release:

G-N Kang, Director of Operations

The Hamels Foundation

gn@thehamelsfoundation.org

Phillies Pitcher Cole Hamels and wife, Heidi confirm performance by Grammy Winner Martina

McBride, Reality Stars, and Professional Athletes to attend The Hamels Foundation Annual

Diamonds and Denim Event!

Cole Hamels, Heidi Hamels and over 750 attendees including sponsors, celebrities,

athletes, and guests.

Attendees will enjoy an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, three course dinner, silent

auction, live auction hosted by Comcast SportsNet Michael Barkann, entertainment by

Illusionist Oz Pearlman, private concert by Martina McBride, and opportunity to win

sparkling diamond jewelry by Tiffany & Co., designer jeans by Denim Habit, and custom

bottles of Chimney Rock wine autographed by your favorite celebrities.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

6:30pm Red Carpet Arrivals

**MEDIA WELCOME: Please RSVP to reserve your spot on the red carpet**

The Crystal Tea Room at The Wanamaker Building

100 Penn Square East

Philadelphia, PA 19107

The Hamels Foundation is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization that supports inner city

schools in the U.S. and has given away some of the largest public school grants in

Philadelphia. It is also dedicated to helping Malawi’s one million orphans and victims of

the AIDS/HIV virus. A primary school is currently underway in Malawi’s most

impoverished area. All ticket sales will go toward Philadelphia school grants in order to

help local schools receive equipment or materials they are lacking. All other proceeds

raised by the event support their school in Malawi, Africa.

SOLD OUT (Limited sponsorships available. Contact G-N Kang 610-551-8800)

TICKETS:

CONFIRMED CELEBRITY VIPs:

– Philadelphia Phillies

– Grammy Winner Martina McBride

– Famous Illusionist Oz Pearlman

– Reality stars from ABC’s The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and new fall season of The Bachelor

Pad (including Alli Travis, Jackie Gordon, Jesse Csincsak, Ann Lueders, Gia Allemand, Tyler

Vermette, Chris Lambton, Craig Robinson, Reid Rosenthal, and more!)

– Contestants from CBS’ Survivor (including Jenna Morasca, Stephenie LaGrossa, Gervase

Peterson, Cirie Fields, and more!)

– Philadelphia athletes: (former lacrosse champ Kevin Finneran, Flyers Scott Hartnell, and more!)

– Former Eagle and inspiration of the film, Invincible, Vince Papale

– Former NBA player and current ESPN analyst Tim Legler

– Reality star and radio host Danny Bonaduce

– Playboy Playmates

– Miss Pennsylvania 2011, Amber Joi Watkins

– and others!

WATCH ME ON FOX 29 GOOD DAY FRIDAY MORNING FOR ALL THE SCOOP, AND CHECK OUT PHILLYMAG.COM FOR THE PHOTOS OF THURSDAY’S EVENT (By the way check out my celebrity shot in Philly Mag today: Here