McCORMICK FOUNDATION LAUNCHES HOUSE ORLANDO’S HOMELESS


Initiative aims to raise funds for local homeless programs for individuals and families ORLANDO, September 14, 2015 – To address the growing homeless population in Central Florida, the Robert R. McCormick Foundation has launched House Orlando’s Homeless, a new initiative to raise and grant money in support of Orlando’s dynamic efforts to provide permanent housing…

THE ORLANDO MAGIC DECKS OUT AMWAY CENTER WITH 25TH ANNIVERSARY DECALS


THE ORLANDO MAGIC DECKS OUT AMWAY CENTER WITH 25TH ANNIVERSARY DECALS   Orlando, Fla. – The Orlando Magic recently decked out Amway Center (photo link below) in preparation for its 25th Anniversary “Silver Season.”  In honor of the celebration, decals of the 25th Anniversary logo were affixed to the Amway Center facing Church Street and on the arena’s iconic…

ORLANDO MAGIC PLAYERS TO MEET FANS AT OPEN HOUSE PRESENTED BY CHASE


ORLANDO MAGIC PLAYERS TO MEET FANS AT OPEN HOUSE PRESENTED BY CHASE -Event open to the public; Fans will have the opportunity to select seats for the upcoming season before they go on sale to the public.   WHO:              Orlando Magic players, Magic fans, Magic Community Ambassadors Nick Anderson and Bo Outlaw, Orlando Magic Dancers, STUFF…

The Orlando Magic Strikes Silver! -In celebration of the Magic’s 25th Anniversary “Silver Season” team brings back faces from the past to Amway Center-


The Orlando Magic Strikes Silver! -In celebration of the Magic’s 25th Anniversary “Silver Season” team brings back faces from the past to Amway Center–   (Orlando, Fla., September 12, 2013)— The Orlando Magic recently decked out Amway Center  in preparation for its 25th Anniversary “Silver Season.”  As part of the season celebration, the team placed banners throughout its…

THE ORLANDO MAGIC TO HOST MAGIC DANCER AUDITIONS FOR 2013-14 SEASON


THE ORLANDO MAGIC TO HOST MAGIC DANCER AUDITIONS FOR 2013-14 SEASON   Orlando, Fla. (June 10, 2013) – The Orlando Magic will be hosting dancer auditions for the 2013-14 Orlando Magic season during the months of June and July, with final auditions set for July 18 at the Amway Center. The audition process will include pre-audition classes, a one-day…

Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Awards Two Local Students $12K in Scholarships -Since 1995, the Orlando Magic and its foundations have awarded nearly $500,000 in scholarships to local students-


Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Awards Two Local Students $12K in Scholarships -Since 1995, the Orlando Magic and its foundations have awarded nearly $500,000 in scholarships to local students-   Orlando, Fla.  (May 1, 2013) – In surprise presentations at their high schools on Wednesday, May 1, Timber Creek High School student Reina Ubiles and Seminole High…

Orlando Magic Receives the 2012 “Award of Excellence” for NBA All-Star Weekend


Orlando Magic Receives the 2012 “Award of Excellence” for NBA All-Star Weekend -The award is part of the Downtown Orlando Partnership’s Golden Brick Awards Program-   Orlando, Fla. (April 18, 2013) — On Thursday, April 18 the Orlando Magic was awarded with the Downtown Orlando Partnership 2012 “Award of Excellence” as part of the Golden Brick…

JAMEER NELSON NAMED WINNER OF 2012-13 RICH & HELEN DeVOS COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT AWARD -Through the Orlando Magic Youth Fund, a McCormick Foundation fund, $1+ million was distributed for third consecutive year to 17 Central Florida nonprofit organizations-


  The Orlando Magic’s Jameer Nelson was named winner of the 2012-2013 Rich & Helen DeVos Community Enrichment Award (CEA) Saturday night at the 23rd Annual Orlando Magic Youth Foundation (OMYF) Black Tie & Tennies Gala presented by FAIRWINDS Credit Union held at the Amway Center. This marks the first time Nelson has won the award….

FOX Sports Florida to Host Broadcast Auction to Benefit Orlando Magic Youth Foundation -Auction to take place during broadcast of Magic’s matchup with Trail Blazers on Sunday


FOX Sports Florida to Host Broadcast Auction to Benefit Orlando Magic Youth Foundation -Auction to take place during broadcast of Magic’s matchup with Trail Blazers on Sunday- The Orlando Magic Youth Foundation (OMYF), in partnership with FOX Sports Florida, will be hosting the Fourth Annual Broadcast Auction on Sunday, February 10 during the Magic’s matchup…

Through The Orlando Magic Youth Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund, More Than $1 Million Distributed to Central Florida Community for Third Consecutive Year -OMYF-MFF All-Star Team Announced on January 24-


  Through The Orlando Magic Youth Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund, More Than $1 Million Distributed to Central Florida Community for Third Consecutive Year -OMYF-MFF All-Star Team Announced on January 24-    In what is becoming an annual tradition, the Orlando Magic Youth Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund (OMYF-MFF), in a surprise ceremony on Thursday, January 24 at…

Orlando Magic “Pays it Forward” for the Holiday **The Magic, Chase and Operation Homefront honored a veteran and his family for a very special ‘Big Give’ at the Dec. 23 Jazz Matchup*


  December 23, 2012 Orlando Magic “Pays it Forward” for the Holiday **The Magic, Chase and Operation Homefront honored a veteran and his family for a very special ‘Big Give’ at the Dec. 23 Jazz Matchup**   As part of the 2012 NBA Cares Season of Giving, the Orlando Magic, Chase and Operation Homefront surprised…

Orlando Magic Players and Coaches Sign for the Community


Orlando Magic players and coaches signed items during the team’s internal autograph session on Monday, November 26.  Each season, the entire Magic team autographs more than 1,000 items for schools, non-profit organizations and other charitable events. The items signed included photos, basketballs, jerseys, shoes, art and a variety of Magic paraphernalia all autographed using the…

OrlandoMagic.com to Premiere “Rise of a Rookie”


*Original show features inside and behind-the-scenes look at the Magic rookies* In celebration of the Magic’s opening night, OrlandoMagic.com will debut part one in a new, original web series, Rise of a Rookie on Friday, November 2.  Rise of a Rookie features Magic rookies Andrew Nicholson, Kyle O’Quinn, Maurice Harkless and DeQuan Jones.  Each piece in the series will…