Campbell to Donate 400 Pies to Local Charitable Organizations
/ Boston Bruins
BOSTON, MA – On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, Bruins forward Gregory Campbell will personally deliver $2,000 worth of pies to various shelters and charitable organizations throughout Boston. Campbell purchased the 400 pies himself from Mike’s Pastry in Boston’s North End. He will make the deliveries from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, with his first stop being the Yawkey Family Inn (241 Kent Street, Brookline, MA 02446) followed by The Home for Little Wanderers (161 South Huntington Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130) and St. Francis House (39 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116). His final stop will be the Pine Street Inn (444 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118.)
Estimated Drop off schedule/Media availability:
8:15 a.m. Yawkey Family Inn, 241 Kent Street, Brookline, MA 02446
8:45 a.m. The Home for Little Wanderers, 161 South Huntington Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
9:00 a.m. St. Francis House, 39 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
9:15 a.m. Pine Street Inn, 444 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118
Media are welcome to attend these four drop-offs and Campbell will be available for interview at those four locations. Please contact Matt Chmura (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you plan on attending or have any questions regarding availability.
The Bruins organization will deliver the remainder of the pies to the following charitable groups: the New England Center for Homeless Veterans, Boston Rescue Mission, Haley House, Boston Family Shelter, Temporary Home for Women and Children, Rosie's Place, Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Patrick Thompson House at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Women’s Lunch Place, Horizons for Homeless Children, Salvation Army Cambridge, and Barbara McInnis House.
The 2011-2012 Boston Bruins season is presented by the Massachusetts State Lottery.