Saban Adds to Pledge

Saban kicked an extra $50,000 into a $200,000 pledge for Childrens Hospital of Birmingham on Monday, totaling $250,000 in announcing a partnership between the hospital and Sabanç—´ charitable foundation, Nicks Kids. Saban pledged the additional funds at a meeting of the Monday Morning Quarterback Club of Birmingham, which helps raise funds for children in need.

"We were obviously pleased with the original pledge", said club captain Bill Pradat, "We're e even more thrilled with this additional $50,000."

Courtesy The Tuscaloosa News, October 27, 2009.