Warners’ Celebrity Game Night Honors Fitzgerald, Raises $330K for Treasure House

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Posted By on February 20, 2019
Kurt Warner, David Johnson and Larry Fitzgerald

Brenda and Kurt Warner and a packed house at The Van Buren honored Arizona Cardinals legend Larry Fitzgerald on Feb. 15 while raising more than $330,000 for Treasure House.

The second-annual Brenda & Kurt Warner’s Celebrity Game Night brought together a mixture of athletes and celebrities to play games with audience members to win prizes. The venue was decked out in Cardinal red with games spread throughout the building and the outdoor patio.

And, in a touching tribute, residents from Treasure House — a supportive community in the West Valley for young adults with cognitive disabilities — were given a standing ovation as the attendees heard how they are growing and thriving in their new environment.

“We’re incredibly pleased with the amount of money raised at Celebrity Game Night, but just as importantly, we were very moved by the outpouring of support and love shown toward the young people who live at Treasure House,” said Lauri Tanner, Interim CEO of Treasure House. “The residents were just beaming during and after the event. We’re so grateful to everyone in attendance for both their financial and their emotional support.”

Fitzgerald single-handedly helped raise more than $60,000 himself through his own generosity and gave a significant donation of his own as well. Fitzgerald was presented with a Treasure House key, hand-welded by Brenda Warner, a replica of which will also be displayed in the Treasure House entryway.

And Kurt Warner made the night of dozens of attendees by providing an opportunity to catch a Hall of Fame football thrown by the former quarterback himself — which raised more than $40,000 while providing some of the night’s funniest moments.

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  • Archie Bradley and Mark Curtis
  • Archie Bradley
  • Brenda Warner presents Larry with a token of appreciation
  • Cardinals players join Larry on stage
  • Celebrity Game Night honoree Larry Fitzgerald
  • Fans had a chance to catch a football from Kurt Warner
  • Frank Caliendo performed during the event
  • Kurt Warner during Trivial Pursuit segment
  • Kurt Warner kicks off the show
  • Larry and Kurt discuss Larry's career
  • Larry Fitzgerald and Mark Dalton
  • Larry Fitzgerald congratulating an auction winner
  • Larry Fitzgerald hugging a fan
  • Larry Fitzgerald Trivial Pursuit Continues
  • Larry Fitzgerald Trivial Pursuit
  • Melissa Peterman entertains the audience
  • Melissa Peterman was Mistress of Ceremonies
  • Torey Lovullo playing Spin The Wheel
  • Treasure House Residents & Staff
  • Zack Warner with DJ Dizzie Ramsey
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