Divine Servant Award Celebration
Friday, June 4, 2021
Wisconsin Lutheran College will present the Divine Servant Award to Tim Tebow during a celebration event rescheduled for Friday, June 4, 2021. Tebow is author of three New York Times best-selling books; two-time national champion, first-round NFL draft pick, and Heisman Trophy winner; college football analyst for ESPN; former NFL quarterback; former outfielder for the New York Mets; and Christian leader and philanthropist.
Tickets that were purchased for the original 2020 date are valid for the new date; no additional action is required.
The Divine Servant Award Celebration will take place at Wisconsin Lutheran College's Outdoor Athletic Complex, 1401 N. Swan Boulevard, Wauwatosa. Planning is underway to provide a safe and physically distanced event; additional details will be shared in late April. The event will take place outdoors under a large, heated tent.
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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
5:30 p.m. - Reception
7:00 p.m. - Dinner
8:15 p.m. - Award Program and Q&A with Tim Tebow
9:00 p.m. - Afterglow Reception with Entertainment
ABOUT THE RECIPIENT - TIM TEBOW
Tim Tebow is a two-time national champion, first-round NFL draft pick, and Heisman Trophy winner. In addition, he serves as a college football analyst for ESPN. Prior to joining ESPN, Tebow played three years in the NFL for the Denver Broncos and the New York Jets. Tebow recently retired from a career in professional baseball as a member of the New York Mets organization.
Tebow is the author of three New York Times best-selling books: Through My Eyes, which was named the #1 sports and religion book of 2011, and Shaken: Discovering your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms, which was released in 2016 and won the 2017 Evangelical Christian Publishers Association Book of the Year. Tebow released his third New York Times best-seller, This Is The Day, in September 2018.
Tim Tebow grew up the son of missionaries and has returned to the Philippines several times throughout his life to spread God's word and to do the Lord's work by serving the needy.
The Tim Tebow Foundation was established in 2010 with the goal of bringing Faith, Hope, and Love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour of need. The foundation fulfills this mission every day by making dreams come true for children with life-threatening illnesses, building Timmy's Playrooms in children's hospitals, providing life-changing surgeries to children of the Philippines through the Tebow CURE Hospital, sponsoring Night to Shine - a nationwide prom for people with special needs, providing care for orphans in six countries, and adoption aid grants for families who choose to adopt an international child with special needs.
ABOUT THE EVENT
Imagine an evening that allows you to encounter a true Christian hero, network with a wide of range of individuals, enjoy an amazing meal, and experience a program filled with the theme of Christian servant leadership while helping to provide scholarships for students who want to become leaders. Dream no more - just such an event will be held at Wisconsin Lutheran College's Outdoor Athletic Complex. There is a maximum capacity for the event; please make your reservations as soon as possible. Individual tickets are available for $300 per person or tables of ten for $3,000. Your amazing evening will include a pre-event reception, Tim Tebow timeline experience, three-course gourmet dinner by Bartolotta Catering, special award presentation, engaging question and answer session with Tim Tebow, and a delectable afterglow with specialty coffee bar and entertainment.
Care to take your evening to the next level? Try an upgraded VIP experience, which is available for guests who purchase a sponsorship. Your extra-special evening will include what is listed above plus a red carpet walk, VIP pre-event reception, and personal photo opportunity with Tim Tebow. This VIP experience will be a once-in-a-lifetime moment for you and your guests. Sponsorships range from $8,000 to $50,000; please inquire for additional information.
All proceeds from this fundraising event will directly impact the next generation of Christian servant leaders in the form of scholarships at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
For more information about the event or to discuss sponsorship opportunities, please contact Rich Mannisto, Vice President of Advancement, by email or at 414.443.8788.
ABOUT THE AWARD
Wisconsin Lutheran College established the Divine Servant Award in 2017 as an opportunity to honor an individual who exemplifies qualities of Christian servant leadership and has exhibited Christian values throughout his or her life of service. We seek to amplify our mission of preparing Christian servant leaders who will influence and change our world. This honor is intended to be bestowed upon a high-profile individual and will serve as an awareness and fundraising event for Wisconsin Lutheran College. Past awardees have included President George W. Bush, Tony Dungy, and David Green. We are privileged to recognize Tim Tebow, two-time national champion, first-round NFL draft pick, and Heisman Trophy winner, as our featured speaker and recipient of the Divine Servant Award.