News | 11/23/2011 10:51:47 AM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
Rochester Americans Vice President of Business Operations Rob Kopacz announced today that the Amerks have teamed up with AT&T to hold a Toy Drive to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester this holiday season.
Fans that donate a new, unwrapped toy at a participating AT&T-company owned location in Monroe County between now and December 21 will receive a coupon to purchase a $12.00 ticket in the best available seating location for one of four upcoming Amerks home games (Saturday, Nov. 26, Friday, Dec. 2, Friday, Dec. 9 or Wednesday, Dec. 21).
Participating AT&T company-owned stores include locations on Ridge Road in Greece, Greece Ridge Mall in Rochester, Marketplace Square in Henrietta, Marketplace Mall in Rochester, Monroe Avenue in Pittsford and East Ridge Road in Webster. For more information on Monroe County locations of AT&T company-owned stores visit www.att.com/storelocator.
Fans may also donate a toy at The Blue Cross Arena Box Office on any of the dates listed above and be able to purchase a “best available” $12.00 ticket to that night’s game.
The Amerks will also donate $2.00 of each toy drive ticket sold to The Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester. Any fan that donates a toy will also be eligible to enter a raffle to win an Amerks autographed item.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester provides youth development programs that enable young people to acquire the skills and qualities needed to become responsible citizens and leaders. Empowered with these positive developmental experiences and opportunities, Boys & Girls Club members have continually demonstrated their ability to overcome negative, failure-oriented environments and move towards fulfilling their dreams. Since its inception, the Boys & Girls Club Movement has provided mentoring and leadership specifically designed to change the lives of youth who face daily challenges such as poverty, broken homes, crime, unemployment, prejudice and difficulties in school.
For more information or to purchase tickets to an Amerks game, visit www.amerks.com or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.