DONNA & MARK RUBIN:
| Signature Auction owners Donna
and Mark Rubin
Since 1992, co-owners of American Legends, a sports memorabilia
store in Scarsdale, New York. The Rubins have organized almost one
hundred professional athlete appearances for American Legends, many
of which are held to raise money for charity. Over the years, they
have hosted six such fundraisers with the top-dollar amount raised
at more than $29,000.
Since 1997, Donna and Mark have worked with charities on auctions
at their fundraising events such as gala dinners and golf outings.
Many of these auctions have helped to raise substantial revenue
for the particular charity.
Mark has almost 25 years experience in the sports collectibles
industry and has attended signings with legends such as Muhammad
Ali, Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams. Besides a 14-year history in
the collectibles industry, Donna has a public relations background
where she organized many press-related events for agency clients.
In November 2001, the Rubins auctioned off "The Tallahassee
Collection," a $100,000 collection of sports collectibles amassed
by a private collector over a 37-year span.
The Rubins lend their personal time to such charitable organizations
as the ALS Association, Greater New York Chapter and the Guiding
Eyes for the Blind in Patterson, N.Y. They co-chaired the 2002 &
2004 Westchester Walks to d’Feet ALS and frequently do home-socialization
work with puppies training to become guide dogs for Guiding Eyes
for the Blind.
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