SASKATCHEWAN- The Saskatchewan Rush have once again partnered with TD to raise money for the Children’s Hospital Foundation (CHF), leading up to their next home game “Super Heroes Night” on Saturday, Feb 25th versus the Calgary Roughnecks.
Fans can get involved by bidding on the game worn, autographed super-hero jerseys found on the Official Rush Facebook auction page beginning at 8:00am today, with all proceeds benefitting the CHF. The jerseys embody the Super Hero theme, with bright green armour seen throughout along with the tag line “ You Wont Like Me When I’m Angry” on the back. The CHF logo is also present on the back of the jerseys along with the TD logo on both sleeves, showcasing their amazing support of the night.
Additionally, TD volunteers will be on hand to greet fans and sell glow-in-the-dark “power shade” sunglasses for $10, with proceeds going to the CHF.
"We are so pleased to partner with community super heroes like TD and the Saskatchewan Rush to honour our youngest real life heroes, pediatric patients across the province," says Brynn Boback-Lane, President and CEO of the Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan. "Your support of community events like Super Heroes Night help ensure that Saskatchewan kids and families in need get the care they deserve both now and in the future when the doors open on our new Children's Hospital of Saskatchewan."
“TD is very proud to once again support the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan. At TD, we believe that one of the best ways that we can support our communities is by investing in children’s health. TD believes that every child deserved the opportunity to live life to its fullest.” – Ryan Barclay, TD Bank District Vice President, Saskatchewan
“The mandate of the Rush is to give back to the community, as such, we are thrilled to partner together with two great organizations, TD and the Children’s Hospital Foundation on ‘SuperHeroes Night’. The children currently admitted to pediatric departments across Saskatchewan are real life super heroes and our players will be honouring them by wearing the jerseys during the game, as we rally our fans together to help raise money for their amazing cause”- Andrea Haughian, Vice President, Marketing and Partnerships
About the CHF: The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan is committed to raising $75 million to ensure that all of the enhancements and family-friendly pieces will be ready to make the new Children’s Hospital of Saskatchewan a special place for kids, moms-to-be, and families. Opening in 2019, the new 176-bed Children’s Hospital of Saskatchewan will provide the highest quality of care and put Saskatchewan at the forefront of research and innovation.
Tickets for Super Heroes Night are on sale now!
Visit saskrush.com for more information.
Saskatchewan Rush vs Calgary Roughnecks
Saturday February 25th, 2017, 7:30pm
TD Super Heroes Night ft The Children’s Hospital Foundation
Special Half Time Performance: One Bad Son