Five Hole for Food

Five Hole for Food

July 07, 2010 10:00 ET

Media Advisory-Five Hole for Food: He Shoots, Food Banks Score! (Vancouver)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 7, 2010) - Vancouver blogger Richard Loat finishes a 10-day road trip that had the SFU student playing ball hockey in nine cities to collect food donations and money for food banks across the country. Using social media to coordinate with hockey fans and bloggers from Montreal to Vancouver, Loat worked with food banks at each stop.

The public is invited to celebrate sport and community by coming out and playing in a fun game of ball hockey in the last stop of the campaign. Participants and spectators are encouraged to bring food donations to the game. Mascots from the Vancouver Giants and Abbotsford Heat, as well as former Vancouver Canucks goaltender Richard Brodeur will also be there.

WHO: Five Hole for Food

WHAT: Ball hockey game to collect food and money donations for food banks

WHEN: Friday, July 9, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE: 800-block Granville Street, downtown Vancouver

WHY: To benefit the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society

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