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8th Annual Team Jack Gala Presented by Fat Brain Toys

February 27, 2021

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Event Details

What: The 8th Annual Team Jack Gala presented by Fat Brain Toys
Date: Saturday, February 27, 2021
Location: Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

Social Hour starts at 5 p.m.
Programming starts at 6:30 p.m.

All proceeds from the event will benefit pediatric brain cancer research.

Keynote Speaker: Boomer Esiason

boomer-esiasonAfter an All-America career at the University of Maryland, Boomer Esiason enjoyed a 14-year career in the NFL as a quarterback for the Cincinnati Bengals, New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals. He became a four-time Pro Bowl quarterback and one of the most successful quarterbacks in NFL history, including being named the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 1988.

When his son, Gunnar, was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, Esiason launched the Boomer Esiason Foundation (esiason.org). The organization partners leaders in the medical and business communities with a committed core of volunteers to heighten awareness, education and quality of life for those affected by cystic fibrosis, while providing financial support to research aimed at finding a cure. Since its inception, the foundation has raised more than $115 million to support research toward a cure for CF, as well as programs directly benefiting the CF community.

Upon retiring from the NFL after the 1997 season, Esiason headed straight for the broadcast booth working as a football commentator for various networks through the years.

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Hotel Room Block

We have a limited number of rooms reserved at the Lincoln Marriot Cornhusker Hotel with a special block rate ($109 per night). Your room reservation will start Friday, February 26, 2021 and end Sunday, February 28, 2021.

To book a room as part of the 2021 Team Jack Gala block, you must reserve your room through this special online link. The last day to book as part of the room block is Friday, February 28, 2021.

Recap of Last Year's Gala

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Title Sponsor


VIP Room Sponsor

Westerkamp Family

Championship Level Sponsor

Teammate Table Sponsors
Gary & Karen Hoffman Family
Huffy’s Windsocks
Chris & Julia Jones
Agland Electric
Kyle & Tiffany Lechtenberg 


February 27, 2021


Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel.