Five Hole for Food

Five Hole for Food

July 02, 2012 05:30 ET

St. John's, Will You Play Hockey for Food?

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND--(Marketwire - July 2, 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 and 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 the local 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 3, 3 - 7 p.m.

WHERE: George Street, St. John's, NL

WHY: Proceeds will benefit Community Food Sharing Association

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Note: Richard is in St. John's on July 2 and available for interviews to provide a preview of the event.

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