Send-A-Kid A Success
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  09/01/2003
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Sept. 1, 2003

The University of New Mexico athletic department's Send-a-Kid program is once again a tremendous success for the 2003 football season. To-date, over 800 football season tickets have been donated to the Lobo Football Send-a-Kid program. Thanks to the sponsors who purchased tickets, over 5,500 "at-risk" and disadvantaged youth will able to attend a Lobo football game.

This Year's sponsors include:

Bank of America

Pulte Homes

Dairy Queen

Talbot Agency

Jiffy Lube

U.S. New Mexico Federal Credit Union


The Downs at Albuquerque

Lovelace Health Systems

Galles Chevrolet

Pizza Hut

Qwest Dex



Smith Barney

Sandia Casino


Cimarron Health Plan

For more information on the Send-a-Kid program or if you would like to participate by purchasing tickets to benefit local youth, please contact the UNM Athletics Marketing Department at (505) 925-5014.