Five Hole for Food

Five Hole for Food

July 19, 2014 11:08 ET

Media Advisory: Five Hole for Food Asks, "Vancouver, Are You Ready to Play Hockey for Food?"

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 19, 2014) - The facts: 13 cities. 18 Days. 11,000 kilometres. 250,000 pounds of food. One epic fifth anniversary road trip starting in Newfoundland and wrapping up the tour in Vancouver.

Five Hole for Food founder, Richard Loat and his friends are driving coast-to-coast tour for the fifth straight year and playing ball hockey in 13 cities to feed hungry Canadians.

Just bring a hockey stick to play in a drop-in ball hockey game. There is no charge to play; participants and spectators are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or cash donation. Volunteers from The Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society will be on site to collect donations.

WHO: Five Hole for Food
WHAT: Charity ball hockey game to collect donations for local food banks
WHEN: July 19, noon-6 p.m.
WHERE: 700 & 800 Blocks of Granville Street (between Georgia and Smithe)
WHY: Proceeds will benefit The Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society

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