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Buffett An Honorary Chair Of Sean Payton’s Charity

May 12th, 2008

Jimmy Buffett has been designated an honorary chair of New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton’s charity, Payton’s Play It Forward Foundation.

The foundation’s signature event will be a Black & Gold Gala fundraiser inside the Superdome on Oct. 10, featuring celebrity emcee Chris Berman, honorary chairs Jimmy Buffett and Irma Thomas, a variety of entertainment and several exclusive auction items.

For further details or to get involved with the Paytons’ foundation, go to www.paytonsplayitforwardfoundation.com or contact Karen Hegner at 214-529-6681.

Karen Hegner tells BuffettWorld.com that Jimmy is not scheduled to perform at the Gala.

Read the entire article here.

Buffett sang the national anthem at the New Orleans Saints game in December 2006, and is a co-owner, along with Payton and other Saints coaches and players, of Pulaski County, a 3 year old roan gelding.

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