The Orioles, along with the Orioles Wives, Oriole Advocates, MASN, WJZ-TV, and the Maryland Food Bank will hold their 29th Annual Food and Funds Drive, presented by OneMain Financial, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards from June 12-14 during the Orioles' series with the New York Yankees. Members of these groups will collect non-perishable food items and monetary donations from fans at each entrance from the time gates open until the middle of the second inning at all three games.
Items most needed at this time, according to the Maryland Food Bank, are peanut butter, canned chicken, canned tuna, oatmeal, breakfast cereals, and canned fruits and vegetables. All donations will benefit soup kitchens, food pantries, and emergency shelters throughout Maryland.
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The Orioles, along with the Orioles Wives, Oriole Advocates, WJZ-TV and the Maryland Food Bank will hold their 28th annual Food and Funds Drive at Oriole Park at Camden Yards July 11-13, during the Orioles' series with the New York Yankees. Members of these groups will collect non-perishable food items and monetary donations from fans at each entrance from the time gates open until the middle of the second inning during games this weekend.
The drive benefits soup kitchens, food pantries and emergency shelters throughout Maryland. Von Paris Moving and Storage will pick up and deliver all items donated. Fans who cannot attend the games can donate food online at www.mdfoodbank.org/orioles.
Brad Brach will appear at the Official Orioles Team Store at the York Galleria (2899 Whiteford Rd.) in York, PA to sign autographs and greet fans on Wednesday, July 29, from 11 a.m. to noon.
The Casey Cares Foundation 6th Annual 5K Run/Walk, in partnership with OriolesREACH, takes place on Saturday, August 1. The 3.1 mile run/walk begins and ends at Oriole Park at Camden Yards (with an on-field finish!) and includes post-race refreshments.
The Orioles Hall of Fame Luncheon, sponsored by the Oriole Advocates, founders of the Orioles Hall of Fame, will be held Friday, August 14, beginning at noon in the Warehouse at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The luncheon will honor Melvin Mora, Gary Roenicke and Fred Uhlman, Sr. (John Lowenstein will be unable to attend due to a previous engagement.)
That night they will be honored during on-field ceremony prior to the game vs. the Oakland Athletics at 7:05 p.m.
Tickets for the luncheon are available by calling 410-247-2703.
Jim Henneman will be doing a book signing for the official legacy book of the Orioles: "Baltimore Orioles: 60 Years of Orioles Magic" at the Official Orioles Team Store at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, August 15, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Books will be available for sale, and fans who already have a book are encouraged to bring theirs to get signed.
In an effort to help further support BARCS' efforts to find safe homes for dogs and cats in the area, Orioles players Brad Brach, Zach Britton, Miguel Gonzalez, Kevin Gausman, J.J. Hardy, and Matt Wieters will appear at BARCS (301 Stockholm Street) for an autograph signing from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on August 22. Fans who purchase a Pet Calendar can receive autographs, and fans attending the event may park for free in Lot J (adjacent to BARCS).
On Sunday, September 13, the Oriole Advocates will conduct their 2015 Cardboard to Leather™ collection at Oriole Park, presented by Legg Mason. Fans are encouraged to bring new or gently used baseball equipment to the Orioles game on Sunday to be used in this year's distribution. Financial donations will also be accepted to help with shipping costs.
The Orioles will host LUNGevity Foundation's Breathe Deep Baltimore, a walk to raise funds and awareness for lung cancer in memory of Orioles' late Public Relations Director, Monica Pence Barlow, on October 3 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The Baltimore Orioles, OriolesREACH, and Manager Buck Showalter and his wife Angela are teaming up with KidsPeace again this year to host a Halloween-themed race to benefit children in foster care. The sixth annual Trick-or-Trot 5K/1-Mile Walk will be held on Halloween morning, Saturday, October 31. The race will begin and end at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Costumes are encouraged, and prizes will be awarded for top runners, age group winners, fundraising teams and best costumes. To volunteer or become a sponsor, contact Gina Seyfried by emailing email@example.com.
The kickoff to the 2016 baseball season will begin on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at the Baltimore Convention Center when the Orioles host FanFest. Orioles FanFest, presented by Visit Sarasota County, will feature appearances by Orioles players and coaches as part of a day-long celebration of baseball that will also include clinics, exhibits and interactive games.
The Orioles will hold the 6th Annual OriolesREACH Birdland Golf Classic at The Founders Club in Sarasota, Fla., on Monday, February 22, 2016, with the event benefiting the Miracle League of Manasota. The Miracle League is an organization dedicated to providing an opportunity for every person to play baseball, regardless of their ability.