A morning drizzle couldn’t dampen the spirits of the Packers Tailgate Tour participants as the group boarded the bus for its departure. This year’s team, which includes Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy, players
More than $2 million has been raised for charity during the tour’s previous 11 years. What can’t be measured, though, is the fun fans have had connecting with current and past Packers at various stops.
This year’s tour will be sure to deliver more.
A prom proposal at Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School
Jake Ryan is used to reacting quickly. His job requires it. But a prom proposal is not something he has prepared for recently. So when Victoria Donbeck, a junior at Wittenberg-Birnamwood high school, asked him to the April 22 dance, he was caught off guard momentarily.
He respectfully declined, though, with the offseason program underway by then and occupying his time.
Donbeck and her fellow students in the auditorium understood and simply enjoyed the moment, which included Ryan giving the student a hug.
The members of the tour spoke to the students about setting goals and working hard to achieve them. They also heard from both Ahman Green and Aaron Ripkowski on how important it is to have mentors to help guide you and set examples.
The tour moves on to Wausau.