Onward & Upward: A Virtual Telethon and Auction
September 16, 2020
Join us, as we move onward and upward!
Two great events will unfold as we celebrate the history of space exploration and the lessons it teaches, which are especially relevant today.
Launch Date: October 4 at 2 pm CT—Sputnik Day!
Mission Objective: Onward & Upward Virtual Telethon and Auction to raise $200,000 for the Cosmosphere.
It begins with the Onward and Upward Fundraising Virtual Telethon starting at 2:00 p.m. Central Time. The Virtual Telethon will be available will be available on Facebook and YouTube.
Space Legends participating include:
Fred Haise, NASA astronaut
Jim Lovell, NASA astronaut
Michael Collins, NASA astronaut
Gene Kranz, NASA flight director
Gerry Griffin, NASA flight director
Charlie Duke, NASA astronaut and Moonwalker
Dr. Harrison Schmitt, NASA astronaut and Moonwalker
Dr. Steven Hawley, NASA astronaut from Kansas
Cosmosphere Camp Alumni working in space industry
Enjoy appearances by space legends and get a sneak peek at incredible items available in our Onward and Upward Virtual Auction, which will follow the Telethon and run until October 18.
Pre-register for the auction at the link below to be ready to bid and to save your favorite items!
That’s right! Two whole weeks of opportunities to bid on experiences, memorabilia, and more, all of which will support the Cosmosphere.
Stay tuned for details! And thanks for loving the Cosmosphere!