Montclair State University School of Communication and Media Sports Communication Scholarship Fundraiser

Watchung Booksellers and author Jon Pessah
are working together to raise fund to provide scholarships for
MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA


Student Scholarships will be awarded to Montclair High School and students throughout New Jersey
who aspire to become journalists and broadcasters.

BOOK ONLY FUNDRAISER $30
Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask signed by author Jon Pessah

BOOK AND BOOK TALK FUNDRAISIER  $50
Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask signed by author Jon Pessah AND invitation to exclusive BOOK TALK (to be scheduled Fall 2020),


For every copy you purchase of Jon Pessah’s critically acclaimed new Yogi Berra biography Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask, Watchung Booksellers will donate 30% of book sales to support scholarships for students in the School of Communication and Media at Montclair State University’s sports communication program. Each book purchased for this initiative will be personally signed by the author, whose award-winning sports writing career includes leadership roles at ESPN and Newsday. The donation will help fund scholarships at Montclair State University for students aspiring for careers in this challenging profession.
 
Additionally, for those who would like the opportunity to talk with the author about baseball while providing additional scholarship funds, in addition to a signed copy of the book, you will receive an exclusive invitation to a virtual conversation with Jon and a leading baseball figure, moderated by School of Communication and Media director and sports media scholar Dr. Keith Strudler. This fall event will include opportunities to ask the author questions and talk baseball (and Yogi) with one of the most knowledgeable in the business. 100% of the Book Talk proceeds will be applied to fund the scholarship.


 
Event date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Friday, July 31, 2020 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Online Sales