CALGARY, AB – Calgary Flames players and personnel including; Craig Conroy, Adrian Aucoin, and Stephen Yelle will be at the ONE X ONE Event this Saturday, June 14, 2008 at Calgary’s Commonwealth Hall.
The event, starting at 5:30 PM, honours extraordinary people and organizations that have made a significant impact on children in their community.
The award presented by Hockey Calgary; an important partner in improving the lives of underprivileged kids, will recognize the Calgary Flames and the Flames Foundation for Life for their work with youth in the community.
One X One Calgary Event raises funds to preserve the quality of life for children locally and globally. The evening’s host for this year’s ONE X ONE Calgary Event will be Academy Award-winner Ben Affleck.
Joining Affleck will be Grammy Award-winner musician George Benson, The Canadian Tenors, Eva Avila, Sara Diamond, comedian James Cunningham and the world-renowned African Children’s Choir.
The charitable arm of the Calgary Flames; The Flames Foundation for Life has directed over $32 million in funding to education, medical research, amateur sport and recreation.