Boston, MA - The Boston Bruins announced today, Saturday, January 16, that the Jacobs Family, the Boston Bruins, the Boston Bruins Foundation and TD Garden have pledged a minimum donation of $200,000 to help support Boston Pride forward Denna Laing. Laing sustained a significant spinal injury during the Outdoor Women’s Classic at Gillette Stadium on December 31.
“Over the past few weeks our organization has gotten to know Denna and her family, and we have all been inspired by their positive attitudes and Denna’s fighting spirit,” said CEO for Delaware North’s Boston Holdings Charlie Jacobs
. “As leaders in the New England hockey community we want to help with Denna's recovery and rehab and this is our first step in what will be continuing support for the Laing family.”
Individuals who are interested in donating directly to Laing’s fund should visit dennalaing.org
For more information, please visit bostonbruins.com