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Bears head coach Matt Nagy announced as 2019 Evening of Stars special guest

BLOOMINGTON - The American Red Cross announced Chicago Bears Football Head Coach Matt Nagy as the featured guest for the 2019 Evening of Stars on April 18, 2019.

Nagy owns 10 years of NFL coaching experience after having had a successful playing career in his own right as a quarterback in the Arena Football League. In his first season as head coach, the Bears won the NFC North for the first time since 2010. Just days ago, Nagy was named Coach of the Year by the Pro Football Writers Association.

“We’re thrilled to have Matt Nagy as our guest for the 26th Annual Evening of Stars. Nagy is a celebrated accomplished coach passionate in his commitment to his family, team, and the entire Bear’s community made up of countless die-hard football fans that in many families has become a multi-generational legacy of support and commitment to his ball club,” said Kyle Ham, Evening of 
Stars Co-Chair.

Funds raised help the Red Cross provide critical services throughout the region including disaster response, blood donation, and support to our military members and their families.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Normal. Tickets are $200 each or guests can pay $750 and receive two tickets to Evening of Stars and the special Sponsor Reception held just prior to the event.

Sponsorships are available starting Friday. Individual tickets go on sale later in the month. 


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