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VISIT THE GOLF CHALLENGE WEBSITE Pat and I care deeply about the future of kids. That's why we created Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities which offers unique enrichment opportunities for kids as well as experiences that will increase their chances for... READ MORE


By Opening Grant Application Process

The 4th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament weekend events proved that Dallas and Collin County giving is strong when it comes to kids. The 2-day event, held May 10-11 generated over $1 million in sponsorships and donations... READ MORE


The NFL’s all-time leading rusher talks about helping kids, what he learned from Payne Stewart and his thoughts upon first seeing the Dallas skyline

It’s not really the golf that fuels the fourth annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational. Or even the camaraderie, as celebrities and sports fans of all varieties converge for the gala dinner May 10, at the Omni Dallas Hotel and, a day later, enjoy... READ MORE


Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities Celebrate Record-Breaking Fundraising  By Opening Grant Application Process The 4th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament weekend events proved that Dallas and Collin County giving is strong... READ MORE


Emmitt Smith/Cheryl Burke stand out in competitive season

After winning ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” in 2006, Emmitt and his dance partner Cheryl Burke completed an impressive 2012 season on the first ever all-stars version of the show. Emmitt and Cheryl danced their way through the season and survived... READ MORE


“Dancing with the Smiths” to highlight fourth annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational

Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities is proud to announce the fourth annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational, presented by SoftLayer. The star-studded two-day event is highlighted this year by “Dancing with the Smiths,” a gala dinner on Friday, May... READ MORE


Emmitt Smith will serve as the newest brand ambassador for Lincoln Motor Co. and the new MKZ sedan, in dealerships starting December 2012. Emmitt kicked off the announcement with a media day in New York City in early December. The brand also... READ MORE


Show kicks off on September 24, 2012 on ABC

ABC has announced the all-star cast for the upcoming “Dancing with the Stars” All-Star season and Emmitt Smith is among the performers. Emmitt is thrilled about the opportunity to showcase his skills on the dance floor again and he is in it to win... READ MORE


The third annual event reunited the 1992 Dallas Cowboys and raised $500,000 for Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities

For the third consecutive year, the Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational joined celebrities, athletes and dignitaries from across North Texas to raise money for Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities. This year’s event, which took place on May 11 and 12,... READ MORE


Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational at TPC Craig Ranch to pay tribute to 1992 Super Bowl Champions with reunion dinner

The Cowboys of the ‘90s are one of the most storied dynasties in NFL history. Three Super Bowl Championships in four years; a roster of current and future Pro Football Hall of Famers and Ring of Honor legends; and one of the most famous rallying... READ MORE