Ottawa Senators Foundation

Ottawa Senators Foundation

September 05, 2007 14:49 ET

Media Advisory: Senators Foundation To Host President's Party For Top Fundraisers Of 5th Annual Direct Energy Walk, Roll, & Run For Roger's House

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 5, 2007) - The Ottawa Senators Foundation will host the top fundraisers of the fifth annual Direct Energy Walk, Roll, & Run for Roger's House presented by Scotiabank at its President's Party this Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Marshes Golf Course.

Presented by March Networks, this year's President's Party will feature special guests Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo and Senators players Mike Fisher, Denis Hamel, Chris Kelly, Brian McGrattan, Chris Neil, Luke Richardson and Christoph Schubert. They will join Senators president Roy Mlakar and his wife, Tamara, as they recognize participants who raised $2,500 or more for the fifth annual Direct Energy Walk, Roll, & Run for Roger's House.

The highlight of the evening will see Jim Cuddy entertain invited guests with a special unplugged performance. Media are welcome for photo opportunities and interviews with guests and Senators players. A schedule of events is listed below.

The fifth annual Direct Energy Walk, Roll & Run for Roger's House is set for Sunday, Sept. 9, at Brookstreet Resort in Kanata and has a fundraising goal of $200,000.

Who: Senators president Roy Mlakar; players Mike Fisher, Denis Hamel, Chris Kelly, Brian McGrattan, Chris Neil, Luke Richardson and Christoph Schubert; and special guest Jim Cuddy

What: President's Party in recognition of the top fundraisers for the fifth annual Direct Energy Walk, Roll, & Run for Roger's House

When: Saturday, Sept. 8. The schedule of activities for the President's Party is as follows:

7:15 p.m. - Photo opportunity and media availability with Senators players and Jim Cuddy

8 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. - Jim Cuddy performs for invited guests

Where: Marshes Golf Course clubhouse, 320 Terry Fox Drive, Kanata. Media are asked to use the lower pro-shop entrance.

Contact Information

  • Phil Legault, 613-599-0327
    Steve Keogh, 613-599-0326
    Brian Morris, 613-599-0289