The United Way of Smith County is getting ready to kick off their 77th campaign in East Texas. And for that kick off, they have one of the greatest players in the NFL to speak.

Dallas Cowboys great Daryl "Moose" Johnson will keynote this year's luncheon.

The United Way of Smith County is here to provide another avenue to help those in East Texas.

The luncheon begins at 11:30 A.M., Thursday, August 10, at The Cascades Golf and Country Club in Tyler. A VIP ticket can be purchased that includes a meet and greet with Daryl Johnson at 10:30 A.M.

There will be many football themed door prizes you will have a chance at winning also.

For tickets and more details, go to eventbrite.com or email gjones@uwtyler.org.