MEDIA ADVISORY | Elks & Stollery to Announce Unique Initiative
Elks players team up with Stollery kids for fundraising campaign
EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks will announce an exciting and innovative new fundraising campaign presented by MHCare Medical in support of the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation on Tuesday, June 20 at 2:00 p.m. at Commonwealth Stadium.
The initiative will be a first of its kind in the Canadian Football League, and will feature some of the Green and Gold's top players teaming up with patients at the Stollery and a local artist to create game-worn items that every football fan will want to add to their collection.
Net proceeds from the campaign will go towards the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation including the purchase of specialized pediatric equipment, investing in cutting-edge research, programs and training.
Media are invited to attend the official launch. Interview and photo opportunities will be available with representatives from the Elks, MHCare Medical and the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation, as well as an Elks player, Stollery patient, and local designer involved with the initiative.
- Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2023
- Time: 2:00 p.m.
- Location: Commonwealth Stadium, field level
- Media can meet at the Elks Team Store inside the Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre