14 February 2018

Media Contact:
Major Bob Fay
Corps Officer
608-757-8300 - office
608-359-3509 - cell



Packers 13th Annual Tailgate Tour coming to Janesville April 12th benefiting The Salvation Army

Janesville, WI (February 14th, 2018) – The Green Bay Packers have announced plans for the 13th annual Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour and they will be making a stop in Janesville, WI benefiting the The Salvation Army.

Tour celebrities will include Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy, players Kenny Clark, Blake Martinez and Ty Montgomery, and Packers alumni Rob Davis, Antonio Freeman and Bubba Franks.

The Janesville tailgate party will begin at the Janesville Country Club with a special VIP event for sponsors.  Players and alumni will then travel to the Pontiac Convention Center for the main event, which will feature food, giveaways, question-and-answer sessions and autographs. Tailgate party tickets cost $40.

One-hundred percent of the proceeds from the Janesville Tailgate Tour will benefit The Salvation Army.  “We are honored to be selected as a tour stop this year,” said Major Bob Fay, Corps Officer and Pastor. “The proceeds from this event will support the services which help meet the needs of struggling individuals and families in the northern Rock County area.”

Tickets are currently on sale at all four Janesville Kwik Trip locations (254 E. Memorial Dr., 3359 Milton Ave., 2518 W. Court St., 3123 US-51), the Salvation Army facility at 514 Sutherland Ave., Janesville and online at www.JanesvilleSA.org.

To find out more information contact (608) 757-8300 or visit www.JanesvilleSA.org


The Salvation Army, a religious and charitable organization, seeks to meet the physical and spiritual needs of hurting individuals. The Salvation Army provides shelter to the homeless, food to the hungry, and hope to the downtrodden. The Salvation Army, an international movement, is motivated by the love of God to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. A funded partner of United Way Blackhawk Region