VANCOUVER, B.C. – The Canucks for Kids Fund (CFKF) is excited to announce that bidding has opened for an online auction in support of the 15th annual CFKF Dice & Ice Benefit, presented by Scotiabank. The auction of more than 25 rare and priceless items and experiences includes:
-Former Canuck Roberto Luongo’s autographed Heritage Classic pads, glove, and blocker which are themed with Vancouver Millionaires colouring
-Autographed Hockey Fights Cancer™ warm-up jerseys worn by each Canucks player before their game on October 26th, 2014
-All-inclusive suite packages for games versus the Pittsburgh Penguins on February 7th, 2015 and the Toronto Maples Leafs on March 14th, 2015
The online auction featuring a number of unique and priceless items is now open and closes January 28th at 12:00 a.m. PST through the NHL Auction website at canucks.com/auction. Complete details of the online auction are available on canucks.com/auction.
In its 15th year, Dice & Ice is an annual fundraising event that features the entire Vancouver Canucks team in a casino-themed night taking place on January 28th, 2015. Proceeds from the event benefit the CFKF’s core beneficiaries -- Canuck Place Children’s Hospice, the Canucks Autism Network, and BC Children’s Hospital Foundation -- as well as other community partners and initiatives.
About the Canucks for Kids Fund:
The Canucks for Kids Fund (CFKF) dedicates recourses to assist charities that support children’s health and wellness, foster the development of grassroots hockey, and facilitate and encourage education in British Columbia. Thanks to the generosity of our fans, donors, players, employees and sponsor partners, the CFKF has granted more than $46 million to charities in British Columbia over the last 29 years. For more information on the CFKF or to make a donation, please visit canucks.com/canucksforkidsfund.