SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment today announced that more than 60 Florida Panthers staff members will help four different South Florida community organizations this afternoon during the second “RED Friday” of the season.
RED Fridays will continue through Florida Panthers opening night when Ford Fridays return for every Friday home Cats game.
Today’s “RED Friday” – part of the new “I Love Panthers Hockey” campaign – will feature visits to HandsOn Broward, the Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida and Jack & Jill Children’s Center. Panthers fans and partners are invited to participate as well by calling 954-835-PUCK.
Panthers staff along with Stanley C. Panther and the Redline Lady Panthers assisted a number of South Florida community organizations last Friday to kick-off the campaign.
Today’s “RED Friday” schedule is as follows:
HandsOn Broward, 2-5 p.m.
Keystone Halls, 1420 SW 3rd Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Feeding South Florida,1-4:30 p.m.
2501 SW 32 Terrace, Pembroke Park, FL 33023
Rick & Rita Case Boys & Girls Club, 3:30-5 p.m.
7525 N.W. 33rd St., Davie, FL 33024
Jack & Jill Children’s Center (2-5pm)
1315 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Additional RED Friday Events Include:
- Oct. 5: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, HandsOn Broward, Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida, Jack & Jill’s Children’s Center
- Oct. 12: HandsOn Broward, Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida, Jack & Jill’s Children’s Center
- Oct. 19: Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, HandsOn Broward, Boys & Girls Club, Feeding South Florida, Jack & Jill’s Children’s Center
In addition, “I Love Panthers” merchandise kits featuring a collectible hat, t-shirt, bracelet, window cling and decal are available for $20 by logging on to FloridaPanthers.com or clicking here.
The kits are $20 each with a portion of the proceeds going toward the Florida Panthers Foundation and the fight against pediatric cancer.
Fans seen wearing any type of Panthers merchandise in the community may also find themselves with a surprise gift if seen by a Cats staff member or ambassador. Fans “caught” wearing red Panthers gear will receive a voucher good for two tickets to a home Panthers game, Saveology.com Iceplex skating passes, and more.
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