BOSTON, MA – The Boston Bruins Foundation and Bay State Cruise Lines have partnered to host the “Boston Bruins Harbor Cruise” on Wednesday, July 25, to help raise money for the 2012 Boston Bruins Foundation Pan-Massachusetts Challenge Bike Team. Bruins fans will set sail aboard the M/V Provincetown II cruise ship from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., departing from the World Trade Center Pier (200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA 02110).
While onboard, Bruins fans will be able to experience Boston and its beauty while enjoying dancing and fun-filled music. The cruise will also provide fans with the opportunity to interact with Bruins alumni, including the Executive Director of the Boston Bruins Foundation Bob Sweeney.
The Boston Harbor Sunset Cruise will be an exciting evening providing Bruins fans the chance to head home with one-of-a-kind sports memorabilia, raffle and silent auction items. Tickets are currently on sale for $30 and can be purchased at www.bostonbruins.com/foundation. The event is 21+ and valid identification will be required at the door.
All of the proceeds from the Boston Bruins Foundation Boston Harbor Sunset Cruise will benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation Bike team, riding in the Pan-Mass Challenge this August. The 2012 Boston Bruins Foundation team will follow the two-day, 190-mile route runs from Sturbridge to Provincetown. The Boston Bruins Foundation has participated in the Pan-Mass Challenge for the past seven years and raised over $900,000.
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 $12 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.