Sponsor and Fan Support Raises Momentum
(Halifax, NS) : The Halifax Rainmen showcased their talent to over 5,300 fans on Saturday, November 29 thanks in part to businesses and individuals who sponsored the attendance of young fans from across the municipality.
By all accounts Halifax Mayor Mike Savage's first annual End Hunger Game in support of Feed Nova Scotia was a great success. Fans brought food items and made monetary donations to help the charity feed hungry people across the province while the Rainmen partnered on portion of ticket sales.
"The support our organization received from corporate and individual sponsors as well as Mayor Savage and his staff made me very proud to be a Haligonian," said Rainmen owner Andre Levingston. "It sure helps our players when there are thousands of kids cheering them on; it's momentum of support from all sides we appreciate and hope continues."
During the game fans were treated to live music from local artists Merimac and a demonstration of Mayor Savage's throwing arm as he tossed t-shirts into the crowd.
The Rainmen's next home game is Sunday, December 14 when they host the Island Storm. Tickets are on sale at www.ticketatlantic.com
For more information, please contact Rainmen office 444.RAIN (7246) or e-mail email@example.com
Big Round of Applause to Mayor Savage's End Hunger Game Partners
*Mayor Mike Savage
*Dr. Allan Abbass
• Discuss this story on the National Basketball League of Canada message board...
National Basketball League of Canada Stories from December 3, 2014
- Windsor Express and Canadian Blood Services Become "Partners for Life" - Windsor Express
- Tailgate Before Every Windsor Express Home Game - Windsor Express
- Sponsor and Fan Support Raises Momentum - Halifax Rainmen
- Island Storm Add 6'8" Power Forward to Roster - Island Storm
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Halifax Rainmen Stories
- Players, Fans and Supporters Cheated out of Championship
- Rainmen Owner to Offer Comment and Clarification
- Tonight's Championship Game Canceled
- Rainmen Viewing Party for the Championship Game at Bubba Ray's Sports Bar
- Halifax Drops Game Six After Stunning Second Half Collapse