Dana-Farber Rink Rats to play Boston Bruins alumni in hockey fundraiser
Doctors, nurses, researchers and staff participating in charity event to benefit the Jimmy Fund
BOSTON – Come watch more than a dozen Dana-Farber Cancer Institute doctors, nurses, researchers, and staff play a charity hockey game against Boston Bruins alumni to benefit the Jimmy Fund, which supports adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana-Farber. The game will be held Saturday, February 3 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., at Warriors Ice Arena in Boston. To help support the Jimmy Fund, fans can either sponsor a player or purchase tickets to watch the game.
“We are thrilled to have Bruins alumni join us once again this year to help find cure for cancer,” said David Read, vice president of Ambulatory Care Operations and Medical Oncology, who is leading this program. “Dana-Farber Rink Rats is a fun way to get out on the ice all the while supporting the Dana-Farber mission.”
All participants are required to raise a minimum of $1,200 to participate in the game. Tickets for spectators are $20 for adults and $10 children, and are available online and at the door. Parking is available. For more information, please visit www.jimmyfund.org/rinkrats.