Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice To Visit Immaculate Heart of Mary School Tuesday (12/6)

Immaculate Heart of Mary School Will Receive $10,000 NFL PLAY 60.

WHO:

Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice, Additional PlayersRavens cheerleaders, official mascot Poe
Students from Immaculate Heart of Mary School

WHAT:

Rice will visit the principal's office and speak to students about the importance of good health. During the visit, he and
additional Ravens players will lead kids in fitness activities, as part of the NFL's PLAY 60 campaign, helping kids get 60
minutes of exercise a day. On behalf of the NFL, he will present the school with a $10,000 NFL *PLAY 60 *grant for health
and wellness programming or equipment.

WHERE:

Immaculate Heart of Mary School
8501 Loch Raven Blvd
Towson, MD 21286
Check in at front office

WHEN:

Dec. 6, 2011
10:15 a.m. (Rice's arrival time at school)

CONTACT:

Marlene Alvarez, Baltimore Ravens, marlene.alvarez@ravens.nfl.net
Clare Graff, NFL, clare.graff@nfl.com

MORE INFORMATION:

  • The NFL *PLAY 60 *Super School sweepstakes selected one school in each of the 32 NFL markets and two non-NFL markets. Winning schools will receive a $10,000 NFL *PLAY 60 *grant for health and wellness programming or equipment and a visit from NFL players.
  • Players will help the students get 60 minutes of exercise during the Ultimate NFL Physical Education Class, as part of the NFL PLAY 60 *youth health and wellness campaign. In addition to the $10,000 NFL PLAY 60 *grant, the NFL will donate all fitness equipment used during the Ultimate Physical Education Class for students to use in the future.  
  • Procter & Gamble will honor local P&G Super Parents, a parent from each of the winning schools who has gone above and beyond in helping the children in their community get active. Parental figures and spouses of the visiting NFL player at each event will be on hand to announce the local Super Parent and present a check for $1,000 in that local Super Parent's name to support the school's athletic department.
  • As part of Kinect for Xbox 360's collaboration with the Ravens and Play 60, Immaculate Heart of Mary School will receive two Xbox 360 consoles with Kinect to help support its commitment to a healthy and active lifestyle. The school will incorporate Kinect on Xbox 360 into their physical education curriculum.
  • To celebrate the start of the 2011 NFL season, fans were encouraged to demonstrate their passion for their favorite NFL teams by planning a unique Back to Football Friday event for their school, all to support youth health and wellness. Schools that entered the Back to Football Friday contest submitted photos of their event and answered brief essay questions. 
  • For more information on NFL *PLAY 60 *visit http://www.nflrush.com/play60.
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