Augusta, GA- The Augusta GreenJackets, Single A Affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, and Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company are proud to announce a new community minded partnership for the 2017 season! The Score an A Score a Ticket program and the Teacher of the Month Award offer opportunities for students and families across the CSRA to enjoy GreenJackets Baseball and reward teachers for their hard work and dedication.
"We are so excited to introduce these 2 new programs to our fans in 2017," stated Tom Denlinger GreenJackets General Manager. "Queensborough is a community leader and we look forward to working with them to develop these two great programs for fans to enjoy."
The Queensborough Score an A, Score a Ticket Program:
For every "A" on your current K-12 report card during the 3rd and 4th marking period students will earn a FREE General Admission ticket to a regular season GreenJackets home game! Each "A" on your report card is good for one ticket per game- if you receive 8 A's then you'll receive 8 General Admission tickets to 8 different games! Students redeem their report card at the GreenJackets Front Office in advance of game or at the Shepeard Community Blood Center Box Office on the night of the game.
Learn more by visiting www.greenjacketsbaseball.com/scoreana
The Queensborough Teacher of the Month Program:
New for 2017 the GreenJackets in partnership with Queensborough National Bank & Trust will be awarding a Teacher of the Month at a GreenJackets Home Game throughout the 2017 season. Students and families across the CSRA have an opportunity to nominate a teacher based on the criteria below. Once a month a select teacher will be honored during the pre-game ceremonies of a GreenJackets home game and receive four (4) general admission tickets, four (4) food vouchers and a plaque for the accomplishment. The nominating student's family will receive four (4) tickets and four (4) food vouchers as well courtesy of Queensborough National Bank & Trust.
The Queensborough Teacher of the Month will be awarded at the following games:
Thursday, May 25th - Game time 7:05pm
Saturday, June 10th - Game time: 6:05pm
Friday, July 21st - Game time: 7:05pm
Saturday, August 26th - Game time: 6:05pm
How to Nominate Your Queensborough Teacher of the Month:
· Email: email@example.com
· In the subject line type: "Queensborough Teacher of the Month"
· In the body of the email: Explain why your child's teacher deserves to be recognized as an outstanding educator. Tell us what sets this teacher apart and what he or she has done to provide a positive experience at school for your child.
· Be sure to include: student's name, teacher's name, school, and school's office phone number
Learn more by visiting www.greenjacketsbaseball.com/teacherofthemonth
"Queensborough is delighted to be the title sponsor for this program reaching both teachers and students. Our commitment to education and specifically financial education is centered around our iQ University program that is carried out through local businesses," comments Amy Jones, Marketing Director for Queensborough.
As a part of the Thirsty Thursday festivities on May 25th it's Tribute to Teacher Night at the Lake presented by Queensborough National Bank & Trust. Teachers will have an opportunity to purchase tickets in advance with a Valid Teacher I.D. for $5 or $6 ($3 off) day of game.
Queensborough National Bank And Trust has branches throughout Georgia and has been Georgia's Community Bank since 1902.
The 29th consecutive season of professional baseball in Augusta is underway. All GreenJackets Ticket Packages, including Full, Half, and Weekend Packages, and single game tickets are on sale now for the 2017 Season. For more information, including pricing and benefits on all plans, visit www.GreenJacketsBaseball.com or contact the GreenJackets Front Office at (706) 922-WINS (9467). To stay up to date during the off season sign up for the 'Jackets Buzz e-newsletter by visiting www.GreenJacketsBaseball.com/thebuzz.
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