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Alumnus’ painting benefits charity

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June 28, 2011
Correction request per Preston Snyder: The proceeds from the auction will be donated to the Atlanta Police Athletic League, for their work with at-risk kids.

Story courtesy Georgia Fighters magazine (Georgia
Georgia Fighters Cover Painting Up For Auction! 100% of Money To Charity!

If you’ve seen this month’s Georgia Fighters magazine, you’ve without a doubt seen the cover. The cover is a painting done by Atlanta artist Preston Snyder to commemorate the 25 Year Anniversary of Evander Holyfield’s first ever title victory!

The piece is nearly 4′ tall and 3′ wide and is currently up for auction on the right side of The bidding will end on August 1 and 100% of the money will be donated to The Atlanta Art of Boxing (a 501c3).

ABOUT GEORGIA COLLEGE: Georgia College, the state’s designated Public Liberal Arts University, combines the educational experience expected at esteemed private liberal arts colleges with the affordability of public higher education. Its four colleges – arts and sciences, business, education and health sciences – provide 6,600 undergraduate and graduate students with an exceptional learning environment that extends beyond the classroom, with hands-on involvement with faculty research, community service, study abroad and myriad internships.

Founded in 1889, Georgia College boasts one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation with Corinthian columns fronting red brick buildings and wide open green spaces. Georgia College also offers graduate education at the historic Jefferson building in downtown Macon, at Robins Air Force Base and online.

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