The Soo Greyhounds Hockey Club is excited and honoured to announce they will be holding this years “Hockey Fights Cancer” event, presented by Northside Auto Group, on Saturday, February 11, 2017 when they host the Flint Firebirds.
Game time is 7:07 p.m.
This year’s event will be the 3rd Annual Hockey Fights Cancer event and the club will be looking to improve upon last year’s $18,407 raised.
For the 2017 event, the Greyhounds have teamed up with the Algoma Residental Community Hospice and the Canadian Cancer Society “Wheels of Hope”program to benefit from the proceeds raised.
Fans can contribute to the Hockey Fights Cancer event a number of ways:
• Blind Auction of the Hounds game-worn, limited edition, jerseys from this game
In-Arena auction begins on Wednesday, February 8th (vs Saginaw Spirit) and runs through Saturday, February 11th at the conclusion of the 1st Intermission at the table located at Section 117
Online bidding is available HERE.
Online bidding will close on Friday, February 10th at 5 p.m.
NO BIDS WILL BE POSTED THEREFORE IT IS RECOMMENDED FANS SUBMIT THEIR LARGEST BID FOR THE BEST CHANCE TO WIN.
(Each winner will go on the ice and the player will present and autograph the jersey for the winner following the game).
• “Buckets of Love” Pass the bucket will be passed through the Essar Centre during the 1stPeriod
• Limited edition “Hockey Fights Cancer” long-sleeve shirts ($23.95) and pucks ($5.95) will
be available at the Hound Pound starting on Wednesday, February 8th.
$5 from every shirt will go towards the fundraising campaign.
“Northside Auto Group is extremely proud to partner with Hockey Fights Cancer and pleased to contribute to Arch and the Canadian Cancer Society in their efforts to support our community” stated Mark Berlingieri, Dealer Principle with Northside Volkswagen.
On behalf of our entire organization we invite our friends, families, neighbours and community members to join us in this marquee event for our organization.
Great seats for the game are available at the Essar Centre Box Office (Monday to Friday 10 AM to 5:30 PM; Saturday 10 AM to 2 PM), online at www.essarcentre.ca or by phone at 1.866.775.9422.
“Hockey Fights Cancer” … Saturday, February 11, 2017