Ottawa Senators Foundation

Ottawa Senators Foundation

September 12, 2008 16:17 ET

Media Advisory: Senators Foundation to Host President's Party for Top Fundraisers for Roger's House

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2008) - The Sens Foundation will host the top fundraisers for Roger's House at the President's Party, presented by Scotiabank, Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Casino du Lac-Leamy, Salon Royal.

In attendance will be Senators players Mike Fisher, Chris Phillips, Martin Gerber, Chris Neil, Antoine Vermette, Luke Richardson, and Brendan Bell. They will join Senators president and CEO Roy Mlakar and his wife, Tamera, as they recognize participants who raised $2,500 or more for Roger's House. This is the third year Mlakar has issued such a challenge to Roger's House fundraisers.

This year's President's Party will feature a special guest appearance by Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo. Cuddy, returning once again as the featured artist for this event, will be joined by Anne Lindsay, one of the most engaging and versatile violin/fiddle instrumentalists in Canada.

Guests will also have an opportunity to participant in the first Sens Slot Challenge, with prizing donated by Jubilee Fine Jewellers and Rideau Centre.

Media opportunity: Media are welcomed for photo opportunities and interviews with hosts Roy Mlakar and his wife, Tamera, Senators players, Sens Foundation president Danielle Robinson, Jim Cuddy and Anne Lindsay, as well as guests and sponsors from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Phil Legault, 613-599-0327
    Brian Morris, 613-599-0289