Suncor Energy Inc.

Suncor Energy Inc.

November 28, 2011 12:12 ET

Suncor Energy employees, teddy bears and a life-size nutcracker help families in need

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 28, 2011) - Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 29, as Suncor Energy employees score goals on the Calgary Hitmen and build a nutcracker out of cans to launch Suncor's Christmas fundraising campaign. The campaign raises funds and secures food donations for a goal that really counts - helping to feed families in need.

Teddy Bear Shootout with the Calgary Hitmen

Show us that you could be the next Western Hockey League superstar when you put one past the Calgary Hitmen. Just $10 buys you three chances to score and be entered in a draw to win a great prize. All proceeds will be donated to the CBC Calgary Suncor Energy Food Bank Drive.

What: Teddy Bear Shootout with the Calgary Hitmen
Who: Calgary Hitmen, Suncor Energy and Calgary Food Bank employees
Time: 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where: Main lobby, Suncor Energy Centre, 150 - 6th Ave. S.W.


Suncor Energy Centre volunteers will construct a life-size nutcracker out of more than 3,700 cans in eight hours. The nutcracker will remain at the Suncor Energy Centre during the holiday season until it is dismantled and the cans are donated to the Calgary Food Bank for Christmas hampers.

What: HolidayStruction
Who: Suncor Energy Centre volunteers and Calgary Food Bank representatives
Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Main lobby, Suncor Energy Centre, 150 - 6th Ave. S.W.

We would be pleased to arrange photos and media interviews for you during both events.

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Contact Information

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    Ashley Cormier