On October 30, the Pittsburgh Penguins held a fundraiser during their game against the New York Islanders, where they raised over $200,000 to help the victims and families of the horrific shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh.
For their home game on Wednesday , November 7, against the Penguins, the Capitals will also be helping to raise money for Tree of Life. The proceeds from that game’s 50/50 raffle will be donated to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh.
From the Capitals:
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation will donate the Capitals’ half of the 50/50 raffle during the Nov. 7 game against the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh. The funds will benefit victims and families of the Tree of Life Synagogue in Squirrel Hill.
50/50 Raffle tickets are sold by uniformed sellers starting when doors open at Caps home games and ending at the start of the third period. The winning ticket numbers will be announced at Capital One Arena and posted on the video board at Caps games during the third period. They will also be listed on MonumentalFoundation.org/5050 and recorded on the 50/50 Raffle hotline at 202.628.3200, extension 1550. The holder of the winning ticket does not need to be present at the time of the drawing in order to win.
Ticket Prices (CASH ONLY):
3 for $5
10 for $10
60 for $20
50/50 Raffle Sales Locations:
Kiosks at Sections 104, 115, 120, 225, 411 and 429
Tickets also sold by roving uniformed sellers on all levels of Capital One Arena
Headline photo: Pittsburgh Penguins
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