Media are invited to a Captain’s Breakfast announcing the 2013 York Celebrity Hockey Classic in support of Easter Seals Ontario featuring former NHL player Paul Coffey on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. The event will introduce additional former NHL players participating in the York Celebrity Hockey Classic as well as outline details of the tournament.
For a second year in a row, hockey fans will be given the chance to play alongside NHL greats including Paul Coffey, Eric Lindros, Brad May and Doug Gilmour in the 2013 Celebrity Hockey Classic Series tournaments this fall. Funds raised during through the series will support children and youth with physical disabilities.
WHO: Paul Coffey, retired NHL player
Interview and photo opportunities available
WHERE: Sports Village
2600 Rutherford Rd., Maple, ON L4K 5R1
WHEN: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Easter Seals began in 1922 as a vision to create a better life for children and youth with physical disabilities. Today, Easter Seals continues to offer programs and services to help these children achieve a greater level of acceptance and independence, such as financial assistance for mobility and communication devices, fully accessible summer camp and funding for other summer recreational programs. Easter Seals also provides access to information and resources, as well as public education and awareness. For more information about the event, visit celebrityhockeyclassics.ca or www.easterseals.org.
Easter Seals Ontario
(416) 421-8377 ext. 326