Press Conference Held to Announce Jacob’s Village and Otters Benefit Game


Ladies $1,000 “Diamond Dash” and 10¢ popcorn to celebrate

Evansville, IN – Jacob’s Village invites all Press Conference Group shotmembers of the media and the public to attend a press conference Wednesday, April 22 at 3:00 p.m. at Bosse Field to announce details of the Otters’ 10th annual exhibition game to benefit Jacob’s Village. As part of this year’s benefit, Jacob’s Village and the Otters are proud to once again host an exciting “Diamond Dash”, a promotion sponsored by Tracy Zeller Jewelry in honor of Mother’s Day.  The Diamond Dash will give every woman over the age of 18 a chance to go onto the field following the 7th inning to “dash” for a $1,000 Tracy Zeller Jewelry Shopping Spree. This year marks the 10 year anniversary of Jacob’s Village, as well as its long-standing partnership with the Otters. Representing the Evansville Otters will be General Manager Joel Padfield along with President Bill Bussing.  Jacob’s Village will be represented by

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Executive Director Kathy Knapp and board member Dan Grunow, along with his son and the organization’s namesake, Jacob Grunow.

Mission: The mission of Jacob’s Village is to develop a safe, walkable neighborhood community where people with disabilities and older adults can find meaningful relationships, housing that is affordable and accessible, and activities that encourage active minds and bodies.  Website: