Five Hole for Food

Five Hole for Food

July 10, 2012 07:00 ET

Ottawa, Come Play Hockey for Food!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 10, 2012) - The facts: 13 cities. 19 Days. 11,000 kilometres. 100,000 pounds of food. One epic road trip starting in Newfoundland and ending in British Columbia.

Five Hole for Food founder, Richard Loat and his friends are driving coast-to-coast, stopping in 13 cities along the way, and playing ball hockey to feed hungry Canadians.

Just bring a hockey stick to play in a drop-in ball hockey game. There is no charge to play, but participants and spectators are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or cash donation. Volunteers from Ottawa Food Bank will be on site to collected donations.

WHO: Five Hole for Food

WHAT: Charity ball hockey game to collect donations for local food banks

WHEN: Tuesday, July 10, 3 to 7 p.m.

WHERE: 100-block Sparks Street, Ottawa, ON

WHY: Proceeds will benefit Ottawa Food Bank

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(Note: Richard is also available for interviews today leading up to game time.)

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