The Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club will host the ‘WHL Suits Up with Don Cherry to Promote Organ Donation – Presented by RE/MAX Night’ this coming Friday, October 27th at the ENMAX Centre when the ‘Canes host the Calgary Hitmen.
The Hurricanes will wear special Don Cherry themed jerseys that will be then autographed and available via an online auction that will commence at 7:00 pm on Friday and will a run until 11:30 pm on Wednesday, November 1st. All proceeds raised during the online auction will be donated to the Kidney Foundation of Canada. The auction will also include a jersey signed by Don Cherry himself.
Additionally, there will be Don Cherry bobbleheads available for the first 1,000 fans through the doors on Friday night. There will be only one bobblehead permitted per person and you must be present to claim it. There will also be a Don Cherry cutout that will be available to take photos with, as well as Don Cherry chap-stick and 4,000 player cards available for fans.
While Don Cherry himself won’t be present, his daughter Cindy will be at the game. Cindy Cherry is a live kidney donor herself having donated a kidney to her younger brother Tim. Currently in Canada, there are close to 4,500 Canadians awaiting organ donation – 76 percent of whom require a kidney.
To receive more information on the WHL Suits Up with Don Cherry to Promote Organ Donation – Presented by RE/MAX or to sign up to become a donor, visit www.canadadonates.ca. Fans are encouraged to dress up in their best Don Cherry outfit for the game!
(Lethbridge Hurricanes Release)