THIS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8
ANAHEIM DUCKS TO HOST 10TH ANNUAL CASINO NIGHT
Ducks Players to Play and Deal with Guests at Casino Tables
with Latin Band OPA OPA Performing Live in Old Havana Themed Evening
ANAHEIM, CA. - The Anaheim Ducks will host the 10th Annual Casino Night: Rum, Rumba & Roulette sponsored by Merrill Lynch this Thursday, Feb. 8 at Honda Center beginning at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds from this exclusive, sold-out event will benefit Orangewood Children's Foundation.
With the arena floor transforming into a scene from an old Havana nightclub, guests will enjoy exciting games such as blackjack, craps and roulette alongside Ducks players who will also take turns dealing at the casino tables. This year's fundraiser features live music by Latin band OPA OPA. A mojito bar, sponsored by Bacardi, will be located at the center of the arena floor, while hors d'oeuvres with a Cuban flare will be served throughout the evening. The Club Dinero VIP Lounge, sponsored by Wells Fargo will open at 6:30 p.m., with general admission doors at 7:30 p.m.
Party goers will have the chance to place bids on a variety of silent auction items and enter in opportunity drawings throughout the evening. Silent auction and opportunity drawing items include tropical/mountain vacations, Ducks tickets and autographed merchandise and jewelry. Admission to the Club Dinero VIP Lounge was $500 each and general admission tickets were $100 each.
ABOUT ORANGEWOOD CHILDREN'S FOUNDATION
The mission of Orangewood Children's Foundation is to end the cycle of child abuse by providing innovative programs focused on prevention, care, emancipation and public awareness. 44 Women for Children, an auxiliary of Orangewood, is a unique group of women passionate about helping Orange County's abused and neglected children. Founded in 1999 by Susan Samueli, 44 Women for Children conducts annual fundraising events to support former foster care youth. Since 1999, 44 Women for Children has raised $1.3 million for the Foundation.