Ottawa Senators Foundation

Ottawa Senators Foundation

December 13, 2010 14:54 ET

Media Advisory: Napoli's Cafe to host fundraiser supporting children and youth

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 13, 2010) - The Sens Foundation announced today that Napoli's Café, a family-owned and operated restaurant, will host its second annual fundraising event in support of the Foundation on Tuesday, Dec. 14, at 6 p.m.

The event raised more than $25,000 last year in support of the Ottawa Bear Hug event. Funds generated from Tuesday's fundraiser will support the Sens Foundation's charity of choice, Roger's House, an eight-bed pediatric residential hospice that welcomes children, youth and their families, who are living with a life-limiting illness.

Featuring dinner and a live auction, the evening will be hosted by Bassel and Milad Khalil, owners and operators of Napoli's Café, and attended by Senators players including Mike Fisher and Chris Neil. Senators team president and Sens Foundation board member Cyril Leeder will also be in attendance.

Where: Napoli's Café, 1300 Main Street, Stittsville, Ont.

When: Tuesday, Dec. 14, at 6 p.m.

Who: VIP patrons of Napoli's Café, members and executives of the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club.

Media availability: Ottawa Senators centre Mike Fisher, honorary chair of Roger's House; Senators forward Chris Neil, and Bassel Khalil, owner and operator of Napoli's Café, will be available for interviews from 7:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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