1958 Heisman Trophy Winner Pete Dawkins to be Honored NEW YORK (March 26, 2018) –
The New York City Chapter of the National Football Foundation (NYC/NFF) announced today that it will hold its 6 th annual “Elite Eleven” Scholar-Athlete Award Dinner on Tuesday, May 1st honoring the finest student-athletes from the NYC high school gridiron. The event will begin with a red-carpet reception at 6:00pm followed by dinner at 7:00pm at the historic New York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park South in Manhattan.
The chapter will also present Peter M. Dawkins with its Ernie Accorsi Humanitarian Award. Named after the retired New York Giants General Manager and distinguished NFL Executive Ernie Accorsi, the award is given to an individual who has made significant contributions to the game of football and our greater community. Accorsi, who is a founding board member of the NYC Chapter of the National Football Foundation, will make the presentation to Pete Dawkins.
6th Annual National Football Foundation Elite Eleven (NYC Chapter)