PHOTOS: Cole Hamels Diamonds and Denim Charity Event 2014

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Cole and Heidi Hamels welcomed over 500 guests including Cole’s Phillies team mates to the 5th Annual Hamels Foundation Diamonds & Denim Event   The event was presented by Donnelly Distribution, to benefit local Philadelphia schools and education in Malawi, Africa.  The sold out VIP event at Vie in Philadelphia included; dining, diamonds, silent and live auctions, entertainment and a private concert by the country superstar trio, Lady Antebellum.  See photos from the evening below.

In addition to Cole’s famous Phillies friends, the night also included appearances by:
Alumni from ABC’s The Bachelor and Bachelorette
Tim Legler, former NBA star and current ESPN analyst
Ryan Anderson, NBA star for the New Orleans Pelicans
Jay Caufield, former NHL Star and Stanley Cup Champion
Ike Reese, former Philadelphia Eagle and current radio personality
Vince Papale, former Philadelphia Eagle, story behind the movie “Invincible”
Rick Tocchet, former NHL Star
Francesca Ruscio, 2013 Miss Philadelphia

For more information on the Hamels Foundation please visit http://www.thehamelsfoundation.org.

Check out or Diamonds and Denim Archive here.  And more from Phillies Charities Here.

By: Tony Romeo / PHL17
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