Businesses Supporting Soccer Jersey Day

Posted on Tue, Feb 19, 2013

Over the last several weeks, the Atlanta Silverbacks and United Way of Greater Atlanta have been working together to find corporate partners to support their upcoming initiative, Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day. The initiative is aimed at raising money for programs that help Atlanta area youth avoid risky behaviors.
Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day will take place on April 12, the eve of the Silverbacks’ 2013 season opener against the Fort Lauderdale Strikers at Atlanta Silverbacks Park. In advance of the day, the Silverbacks and United Way are looking for support from local businesses and corporations that want to be involved in the initiative as charitable partners. All corporate partners will be providing special offers and discounts for Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day. Every patron that visits the businesses wearing a soccer jersey on April 12 will receive whatever deal is offered at that location.
The Silverbacks and United Way announced the first 10 companies who have pledged their support for Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day. The companies are listed below:

  • BODIES: The Exhibition and Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition (Atlantic Station)
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • Brewhouse Café
  • Taco Veloz
  • Alma 990 AM
  • La Bonita 610 AM
  • Ortho Atlanta
  • Jewelry Artisans
  • Altobelli’s Italian Restaurant and Piano Bar
  • Three Dollar Café

Many of the Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day partners will release their discount or special offer for April 12 in the coming weeks, while others, such as the BODIES and Titanic exhibitions at Atlantic Station, will run their discount for the weeks leading up to April 12. To view their offer and all of the others, visit the Atlanta Soccer Jersey Day webpage.
The Silverbacks and United Way have released a promotional video, helping illustrate the importance of helping local youth avoid risky behaviors. This video will be shown in select movie theaters in the weeks leading up to April 12. The video can be viewed here.
Interested businesses and corporations can contact Silverbacks Senior Account Executive Nick Bellisano at 404-410-7406 or

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