FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, March 9, 2015
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - The Arizona Coyotes announced today that the Arizona Coyotes Foundation, in conjunction with FOX Sports Arizona, will be holding a telethon during the Arizona Coyotes versus Chicago Blackhawks game on Thursday, March 12. The funds raised will provide financial support for renovations at Los Nino's Hospital in partnership with Rooms for Joy.
Fans who make a $50 or more donation during the telethon will receive two complimentary tickets to the March 19th game against the Colorado Avalanche and a Coyotes signed puck. Additionally, every donor will be entered to win two tickets to the regular season finale on April 11 vs. the Anaheim Ducks.
Donations can be made by calling (623) 594-8622 on Thursday, March 12 from 6:00 p.m. through the end of the game. Phone calls will be answered by celebrities such as Amy Van-Dyken Rouen, Tom Rouen, Mathew Blades (MIX 96.9), Tim Ring (KTVK 3TV), John Gambadoro (Arizona Sports 98.7 FM), Coyotes alumni Wayne McBean, Greg Adams, Mike Vukonich and Dave Ellett as well as Coyotes Co-Owner, President & CEO Anthony LeBlanc.
Fans can also donate by texting 'azcoyotes' to 24700 or by visiting arizonacoyotes.com and clicking on the splash page. Fans may also visit sections 112 and 122 at Gila River Arena for assistance with online donations or to make cash and check donations.
Fans can follow the telethon on social media at the Arizona Coyotes and Room for Joy Facebook pages as well as @ArizonaCoyotes and #CoyotesGiveBack on Twitter.