Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008GLENDALE, Ariz.
--- The Phoenix Coyotes and Coyotes Charities recently announced that the organization will host a Pucks & Passports charity fundraiser on Monday, Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale.
Presented by Gila River Casinos, Pucks & Passports is a unique event that will give guests the opportunity to experience a culinary tour through the homelands of the Coyotes, sampling traditional cuisine and drinks from each country with the players as the guests’ personal tour guide.
“The players are really excited to share a piece of their native cultures with the Coyotes fans,” said John Breslow, chairman of Coyotes Charities. “Guests will get the chance to taste a variety of foods and drinks from the seven countries represented on the current player roster while helping to raise funds for our community’s children.”
Coyotes Managing Partner and Head Coach Wayne Gretzky and General Manager Don Maloney will also be in attendance to share their insights on the team and the upcoming hockey season.
Individual tickets to the Pucks & Passports event are $250 per person, with table sponsorships available starting at $1,500. For reservations, contact Maggie Goble at 623-772-3556 or Maggie.Goble@PhoenixCoyotes.com
Coyotes Charities, a registered 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life throughout Arizona communities by supporting non-profit organizations that promote healthcare, education, cultural arts and sports-related programs for children.
For more information about Coyotes Charities, the Phoenix Coyotes or to purchase tickets to an upcoming Coyotes game, visit www.phoenixcoyotes.com.