– Bruins Forward Patrice Bergeron
is teaming up with 98.5 The Sports Hub and members of the 2015-16 Bruins roster for the ninth annual "Cuts for a Cause" event to raise money to fight pediatric cancer on Wednesday, March 30 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (VIP session: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.) at the Westin Boston Waterfront (425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210). Bergeron and his teammates will have their heads shaved by auction winners to show their support and raise money for the Boston Bruins Foundation and Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center. The full roster of participating Bruins will be announced in the coming weeks.
Fans can purchase tickets to the event, hosted by Patrice Bergeron along with Fred Toucher and Rich Shertenlieb of the Toucher & Rich show on 98.5 The Sports Hub, at bostonbruins.com/cutsforacause starting Friday, March 11 at 10:00 a.m. Limited VIP tickets are available for $200 and General Admission tickets are available for $30. Ticket prices do not include processing fees.
Bruins fans can bid on the opportunity to shave the head of their favorite participating Bruins player by visiting bostonbruins.com/cutsforacause. The bidding begins on Thursday, March 17. Auction winners will also receive admission to the VIP session from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. where they will meet and greet the players on the event floor.
Since inception, Cuts for a Cause event has over $500,000 raised for charity.WHAT:
The ninth annual "Cuts for a Cause" to benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation and Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center WHERE:
Westin Boston Waterfront (425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210). WHEN:
Wednesday, March 30 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (VIP session: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.)BRUINS PARTICIPATING:
Patrice Bergeron and Bruins Players (full roster to be announced soon)
About 98.5 The Sports Hub:
98.5 The Sports Hub is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 117 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation’s top 50 markets. CBS RADIO also owns and operates WBZ-AM NewsRadio 1030, WBMX-FM MIX 104.1, WODS-FM 103.3 AMP Radio, and WZLX-FM 100.7 Boston’s Classic Rock. For more information, go to the website at www.cbsbostonsports.com