6Th annual Pints for Pat kicks off 42-day countdown to Pat's Run

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The sixth annual Pints for Pat is this Saturday at Rula Bula in Tempe. 

Pints for Pat is the kick-off event counting down the 42 days to the 10th Annual Pat's Run, the Pat Tillman Foundation's signature fundraiser to support Tillman Military Scholars who are carrying forward Pat's legacy.
Stop by Rula Bula beginning March 15 to purchase a 2014 Pints for Pat souvenir glass, the sixth glass in the series. 

This year, 1,442 limited-edition Guinness pint glasses will be sold exclusively at Rula Bula, as well as a 4-pack Legacy Collection featuring glasses from prior years.  Each glass is etched with the number 42 and a word that celebrates Pat's legacy.

The word for 2014 will be revealed at this event. Each glass costs $10 and 100 percent of the proceeds will support the Tillman Military Scholars program. 

Please note: Glasses are only available at Rula Bula on a first-come, first-served basis. 

WHEN: Saturday, March 15, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.

WHERE: Rula Bula is located at 401 S. Mill Avenue in Tempe

WHY: To raise funds for the Tillman Military Scholars program.  Since the Foundation's inception, more than $9 million in educational support has been invested in individuals committed to a life of service both in and out of uniform, including more than $4.6 million awarded to 290 Tillman Military Scholars nationwide. For more information, visit www.pattillmanfoundation.org.

The 10th Annual Pat's Run will take place on Saturday, April 26.  Over 35,000 participants, volunteers and spectators will unite at Sun Devil Stadium to honor Pat Tillman's legacy.

Online registration is now open at www.patsrun.com.  Space is limited. Sign up today for the 4.2 mile run/walk and .42 mile Kids Run.