October 12, 2005 14:25 ET

'I'M IN': The Alouettes Launch the Private Funding for the Percival Molson Stadium Expansion Project

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2005) - Montreal Alouettes' President and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Larry Smith invites fans to become members of the Builders' Club by giving them the opportunity to participate in the funding of the Percival Molson expansion project.

Each fan purchasing a brick will be honoured by having his or her name engraved upon it, leaving a lasting legacy on the Wall of Honour to be erected at the stadium's new main east-side entrance. Due to its association with McGill University, the Alouettes Football Club is pleased to be able offer a tax receipt to fans purchasing these bricks.

Five different brick formats are available to fans and businesses, ranging from $250 to $10,000.

The theme of the campaign aimed at fans and businesses looking to support football in Montreal is "I'm in." This 4-million dollar initiative is part of the total funding of the Phase II project, valued at $27 million.

The Alouettes are looking to complete the solicitation period over the next few months in order to begin the ground work in 2006, with a goal of having the expanded and renovated stadium ready in time for the 2007 season.

To become a member of the Builders' Club, contact the Alouettes' ticket office at (514) 871-2255.

Contact Information

  • The Montreal Alouettes
    Louis-Philippe Dorais
    Director of Media Relations
    (514) 253-0008
    The Montreal Alouettes
    Noah Sidel
    Assistant to the Director of media relations
    (514) 886-9544