BOSTON, MA – On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28, 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; Mike’s Pastry provided the pies at a discounted price. He will make the deliveries to New England Center for Homeless Veterans, Home for Little Wanderers, St. Francis House, and Pine Street Inn. This is the third year Gregory has donated and delivered pies to local charities on Thanksgiving Day. Campbell’s pie deliveries will be documented exclusively on NBC during an intermission of the Bruins vs. New York Rangers 'Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown' game on Friday, November 29 at 1:00 p.m.
The Bruins organization will deliver the remainder of the pies to the following charitable groups: Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston Ronald McDonald House, Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Community Servings, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Haley House, Heading Home, Home Away Boston, Patrick Thompson Suite at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Yawkey Family Inn, Rosie's Place, Temporary Home for Women and Children, and Women’s Lunch Place.