Panthers Staff, Executives To Assist Four South Florida Community Organizations Friday
Panthers Foundation to make check presentation to Jessica June Children’s Cancer Foundation
SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment today announced that more than 60 Florida Panthers staff members will help four different South Florida community organizations tomorrow during the third “RED Friday” of the season.
The centerpiece of tomorrow’s RED Friday will be a check presentation from the Florida Panthers Foundation to the Jessica June Children’s Cancer Foundation during the “Share The Joy” ceremony at Broward General Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale.
RED Fridays will continue through Florida Panthers opening night when Ford Fridays return for every Friday home Cats game.
This “RED Friday” – part of the new “I Love Panthers Hockey” campaign – will also feature visits to the Boys & Girls Club, Jack & Jill Children’s Center and Keep Broward Beautiful. Panthers fans and partners are invited to participate as well by calling 954-835-PUCK.
Panthers staff along with Stanley C. Panther and the Redline Lady Panthers assisted a number of South Florida community organizations two Fridays ago to kick-off the campaign.
“RED Friday” schedule is as follows:
Thomas D. Stephanis Boys & Girls Club, (3:30-5 p.m.)
212 NW 16th St., Pompano Beach, FL 33060
Jack & Jill Children’s Center (2-5 p.m.)
1315 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Keep Broward Beautiful Beach Sweep (2-5 p.m.)
North Beach Park, 3601 N Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL 33019
“Share The Joy Ceremony” with Jessica June Children’s Cancer Foundation (10-11 a.m.)
Broward General Medical Center 1600 S. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Additional RED Friday Events Include:
- Oct. 12: HandsOn Broward, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida, Jack & Jill’s Children’s Center
- Oct. 19: Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, HandsOn Broward, Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida, Jack & Jill’s Children’s Center
In addition, “I Love Panthers” merchandise kits featuring a collectible hat, t-shirt, bracelet, window cling and decal are available for $20 by logging on to FloridaPanthers.com or clicking here: https://www.formstack.com/forms/?1282347-pBsk68TOqd
The kits are $20 each with a portion of the proceeds going toward the Florida Panthers Foundation and the fight against pediatric cancer.
Fans seen wearing any type of Panthers merchandise in the community may also find themselves with a surprise gift if seen by a Cats staff member or ambassador. Fans “caught” wearing red Panthers gear will receive a voucher good for two tickets to a home Panthers game, Saveology.com Iceplex skating passes, and more.
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