Boston, MA -
|Chuck Kobasew's Ornament
During the Bruins home games on Saturday, December 13 and Thursday, December 18, ornaments decorated and autographed by Patrice Bergeron
, Zdeno Chara
, Phil Kessel, Milan Lucic
, Marc Savard
, Tim Thomas
, Blake Wheeler and the entire Boston Bruins 2008-09 roster and coaching staff will be available for fans to bid on during the Boston Bruins Foundation's annual "Bruins Ornament Silent Auction".
Fans can place their bids from 6 p.m. through the end of the second intermission during both the Bruins/Thrashers game on Saturday, December 13, and the Bruins/Maple Leafs game on Thursday, December 18. Bids can be placed at the Boston Bruins Foundation table during each game, located at Loge 4 at the TD Banknorth Garden. Each individual ornament was created by a different member of the Bruins, for a total of 25 one-of-a-kind ornaments up for bid. All of the money raised from the auction will benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation. The Boston Bruins Foundation has been holding the Bruins Ornament Silent Auction for the past 10 years. About the Boston Bruins Foundation
The Boston Bruins Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit foundation whose mission is to assist charitable organizations that demonstrate a strong commitment to enhancing the quality of life for children throughout New England. Since its inception in July 2003 by the Jacobs Family, it has raised more than $2 million dollars through a series of fundraising events. The Foundation, which provides grants to organizations that meet the standards of its mission, concentrates on athletics, academics, health, and community outreach programs that assist in helping enrich the lives of children throughout New England.