Take time for a night out with yourself, 7 of your closest friends or family members, and our co-founder and his wife, Jimmy and Dianne Murray. We all know Jimmy for his charming personality and wonderful storytelling. You're sure to hear about his experiences growing up in Philadelphia and becoming a co-founder of the House during this personal opportunity to connect with someone so embedded in our history.
The dinner will take place at Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Philadelphia Region and will be catered by local Philadelphia hots spot, Sweet Lucy's Smokehouse.
The winning bidder will also receive an overnight stay with breakfast for two at the Inn at Penn.
Jimmy Murray's Biography:
Born in West Philadelphia, he is a 1960 alumnus of Villanova University. In 1969, Jimmy joined the Philadelphia Eagles' public relations staff. Five years later, Murray was named general manager for the Eagles where he served for nine years and took the franchise to the first Super Bowl appearance against the Raiders in Super Bowl XV.
During his 14 years with the Eagles, Murray distinguished himself as a leader in a number of projects that served the community. In addition to co-founding the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House, he helped start the Eagles Fly for Leukemia campaign. He also persuaded many of his peers in the NFL to become involved in the unique Ronald McDonald House concept across the country. He remains involved in the Philadelphia community and has won a number awards for his charitable work.
Jim Murray is currently the president of Jim Murray Ltd., a sports promotion and marketing firm located in the Philadelphia area for over twenty-five years.
Restrictions: The Inn at Penn gift certificate expires January 31, 2021.
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