The jerseys will be autographed by the respective players and sold via blind auction at The Sharks Foundation booth, located at the North Entrance East Side Stairs during the Sharks vs. Minnesota Wild game on Thurs., Nov. 10
and the Sharks vs. Phoenix Coyotes game on Sat., Nov. 12
This year, the Sharks Foundation will continue to host an online auction for those fans that are not in attendance for the two games. From Nov. 10 to Nov. 18, one jersey (Brent Burns
, #88) will be available online for fans to bid on. The link for the online auction will be available on the Sharks Foundation website on November 10th.
For this special occasion jersey auction, a portion of the proceeds from the Veterans Day Jersey sale will be donated to Operation: Care and Comfort- a San Jose based 501(c)3 organization, to support local military children and their families during the holidays. Operation: Care and Comfort's Adopt-a-Military Family program allows individuals, companies and organizations to anonymously adopt and support a local military family throughout the year. For more information about Operation: Care and Comfort's Care Package or Tickets for Troops programs, please visit www.occ-usa.org
More information about the Sharks Foundation and game auctions can be found at: www.thesharksfoundation.com/fundraisers/InGameAuctions.asp