FanDuel “Duel for a Difference” Contest in Partnership with We Are the Mighty Raises over $40,000 for Veterans

AUSTIN, TEXAS & NEW YORK, NY, November 20, 2017 /For immediate release/ — Two week long FanDuel “Duel for a Difference” Contest in partnership with We Are the Mighty celebrates Veterans Day raising over $40,000 for OSD (Operation Supply Drop).

 

The contest ran for two consecutive weekends spanning Veterans Day, with 100% of the $3 entry fees donated to OSD. Players came out in force for the opportunity to win prizes as well as to earn OSD shirts and stickers while supporting our heroes.

Jeff Forvour, Senior Manager of Promotions at FanDuel, said, “We love working with OSD to show appreciation for the military community. Our players were absolutely thrilled to take part in the charity contests we ran along with OSD for Veterans Day, and we were able to raise over $40,000 for the troops. Looking forward to planning the next campaign!”

 

OSD Executive Director, Glenn Banton, echoed the excitement saying, “We are beyond thrilled and thankful for FanDuel and their player community for supporting our programs. This huge outpouring of support will impact thousands of troops and veterans through the holidays.”


To learn more about how OSD’s programs and services are making an impact on the lives of members in our military community, visit https://operationsupplydrop.org/news/. To learn how you can make an impact through our programs and service, visit https://operationsupplydrop.org/get-involved/.

 

About OSD (Operation Supply Drop)

OSD is a global, chapter based, Veteran Service Organization providing relevant, relatable and sustainable impact to the military community through social, professional and service-oriented programs. Since 2010, OSD has impacted over 600,000 members of the military community through these award-winning programs. Read more at: https://operationsupplydrop.org/about/.

 

About FanDuel

FanDuel is the leader in the Daily Fantasy Sports industry, with the sole mission of making sports more exciting. Founded in 2009, FanDuel has redefined fantasy sports, allowing users to create new teams each day within the limits of a salary cap. We offer 1-day and 1-week game options for NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL with new public and private leagues forming daily, ranging in size from two to thousands of players. Learn more at: FanDuel.com

 

About We Are the Mighty

Leading multi-platform military media brand We Are The Mighty (WATM) engages America’s military, a loyal group who makeup almost one-third of the country (114 million). Through original and branded content and events, WATM entertains, informs, inspires and celebrates the spirit of service.  Read WATM’s awesome content at: www.WeAreTheMighty.com

 

SOURCE OSD

 

For further information: media@operationsupplydrop.org