FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - The Arizona Coyotes announced today that the Arizona Coyotes Foundation, in conjunction with FOX Sports Arizona, will be holding a charity broadcast during the telecast of the Arizona Coyotes versus the Tampa Bay Lightning game on Saturday, January 21. All money raised during the broadcast will help fund the new Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Phoenix Children's Hospital. The new state-of-the-art building will allow the hospital to expand the Center, and meet the demand for the growing number of patients they treat each year. The broadcast begins on FOX Sports Arizona Plus at 5:30 p.m. with the "Coyotes Live" pre-game show.
Fans who make a donation of $50 or more during the telethon will receive a puck signed by a Coyotes player and two complimentary tickets to the January 31st game against the Los Angeles Kings. Fans who donate $100 or more will receive a puck signed by Coyotes forward Max Domi and two complimentary tickets to the Coyotes' game on January 31 vs. the Kings. Fans who donate $150 or more will receive a mini Coyotes Hockey Helmet signed by Shane Doan and Oliver Ekman-Larsson, two complimentary tickets to the January 31st game against the Kings and will be entered to win two suite tickets to the Coyotes vs. Kings game on January 31st and a postgame meet and greet.
Donations can be made by calling 623-266-9645 on Saturday, January 21 from 5:30 p.m. through the end of the game. Phone calls will be answered by Coyotes President and CEO Anthony LeBlanc and local celebrities. All proceeds from the in-arena 50/50 raffle on January 21 will also go directly to PCH's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.
Fans can also donate by texting "CoyotesTelethon" to 24700 or by visiting arizonacoyotes.com/telethon. Fans may also visit sections 110 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 Facebook page as well as @ArizonaCoyotes and #CoyotesGiveBack on Twitter.
The mission of the Arizona Coyotes Foundation is to enhance the quality of life throughout Arizona communities by supporting non-profit organizations that promote healthcare, education and cultural arts programs for children and service men and women.
If fans would like to purchase tickets and donate them to a PCH family through the Foundation, please contact the Coyotes ticket office.