Brent Celek's Celebrity Server Night a Success!
October 28th, 2010

Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation, prolanthropyPHILADELPHIA (October 28, 2010) – Brent Celek, Tight End for the Philadelphia Eagles, partnered with Morton’s The Steakhouse (1411 Walnut Street, Philadelphia) on Monday, October 25, 2010 for the inaugural event of his Take Flight Foundation, ‘Brent Celek and Friends Celebrity Server Night’.

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Charitably minded

Eagles DeSean Jackson, Todd Herremans and Jon Dorenbos were among those joining teammate Brent Celek for his Take Flight Foundation's Celebrity Server Event at Morton's (1411 Walnut) Monday night.  Dorenbos amused guests by performing magic tricks while strolling around the dining room.

The event raised $122,000 for Celek's foundation, which helps seriously ill and physically challenged children in the area.

It turns out that Morton's holds a special place in the hearts of Celek and his wife, Susie. When the couple lived in Cincinnati while attending college, they celebrated big occasions with Morton's Godiva hot-chocolate cake.

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HughE Dillon: Brent Celek and the Eagles Raise Money for Charity

On Monday night, Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek joined his teammates and celebrity friends for a good cause. The team traded in their helmets to benefit the Brent Celek Foundation, which benefits seriously ill and physically challenged children in our community. For $250 fans enjoyed a cocktail hour as well as a beautiful white Eagles football. Throughout the event, fans could get as many autographs and photos with their hometown heroes. Then they were served dinner, dessert, and coffee by some of their favorite players.

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About Brent Celek's Take Flight Foundation

The mission of Brent Celek's Take Flight Foundation is to provide opportunities, support and resources to children and families in need.  The primary focus of the Take Flight Foundation is to provide seriously ill and physically challenged children throughout Greater Philadelphia with daily support and life changing experiences.  Our goal is to have touched the lives of more than 2,000,000 children and their family members by 2013.