Inaugural Mission 31: Possible Raises Nearly $200,000
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
AZ – (December 5, 2017) – Arizona Cardinals running back, David
Johnson, hosted his inaugural Mission 31:
Possible on Monday December 4 at Mountain Shadows Resort. In total, the
event raised nearly $200,000 which will benefit David Johnson’s Mission 31
Foundation, whose mission is to provide opportunities, support and resources to
seriously ill children and their families by offering daily support and
life changing experiences.
David and his wife, Meghan hosted over 200 guests for an evening
full of great food, amazing wine, and exciting auctions. Johnson was joined by
12 teammates including Elijhaa Penny and Chandler Jones as they mingled with
more than 200 guests.
The evening’s emcee was Jody Oehler from Fox Sports 910 alongside
auctioneer Brian Bauhmor, Pacific Coast Auctioneer. In addition to meeting the
Cardinals, guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, presented by
Rose+Moser+Allyn PR, and had an opportunity to participate in exciting live and
“I’m so excited to kick-off my Foundation and
so thankful for the support I have received from this community and my team,” said
Johnson. “My wife and I can’t wait to continue to grow this event and the
Foundation. We have always wanted to impact the lives of children and are so
lucky to have the opportunity to change lives.”
David and Meghan Johnson announced a $15,000
donation at the event last night to jumpstart programming for the Foundation.
This donation and other funds raised at Mission 31: Possible will
go toward foundation programming such as launching his DJ Lockers. The
technology centers will provide patients and their family members access to
electronics that serve as a source of entertainment, a portal for
communication, and a diversion during treatment and recovery. DJ’s Lockers will
be placed in area children’s hospitals and Ronald McDonald houses.