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Loyal Bronco Fan with Cerebral Palsy Met her Favorite Denver Bronco, Now She is Going to a Game!



(Pueblo, Colo.) –Thanks to the combined efforts of American Medical Response (AMR), Randy Gradishar and the Phil Long Family of Dealerships, Regina Dekoevend will be attending the Sept. 14 Denver Broncos game against the Kansas City Chiefs. She will be wearing the #53 jersey autographed and given to her recently by Gradishar. Last week, Dekoevend met Randy Gradishar, her favorite Denver Bronco’s Orange Crush legend, and received Bronco’s gear and tickets for the Sept. 14 game.

The Phil Long Family of Dealerships arranged and donated the game tickets and VIP Bronco experience for Dekoevend. Due to the severity of her condition, she can only travel by ambulance. Dekoevend will be transported to and from the game by AMR, who arranged and donated her transportation and medical care through their Sentimental Journey program.

Media & Photo Opportunity:

Regina Dekoevend; Rita Garcia, her Caregiver, and the AMR crew transporting Dekoevend will be available for comments, photos and video as she leaves her home on game day. Media coverage of Dekoevend’s arrival at Sports Authority Field at Mile High will be allowed outside the stadium*. Post event comments and interviews maybe arranged through the listed contact.

When: 11:15 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 14

Where: 833 E Linda Ave., Pueblo West, Colo.

*Any media wishing to accompany Dekoevend inside the stadium requires pre-authorization by the Denver Broncos. On the day of the game comments and photos with Randy Gradishar or anyone involved with the Denver Broncos regarding Dekoevend’s experience is dependent on game day events.

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About American Medical Response

American Medical Response, Inc. (www.amr.net), America’s leading provider of medical transportation, provides services in 40 states and the District of Columbia. More than 18,000 AMR paramedics, EMTs, RNs and other professionals work together to transport more than 3 million patients nationwide each year in critical, emergency and non-emergency situations. AMR, a subsidiary of Envision Healthcare Corporation, is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colo.

About the Phil Long Family of Dealerships

Phil Long Dealerships has been in business since 1945, and is the #1 privately held automotive company in Colorado. Our founder, Mr. Philip Long, believed in giving back to communities and building and maintaining long lasting relationships with community partners. Jay Cimino, President and CEO of Phil Long Dealerships firmly believes in that same philosophy and carries on Mr. Long’s legacy through playground projects, partnerships with our Military, United Way, Care and Share, and hundreds more. Visit www.phillong.com to learn more about Phil Long’s community efforts throughout the state of Colorado.

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