Buffalo Bills Fred Jackson and Buffalo Sabres Pat Kaleta are teaming up for PUCCS (Program for Understanding Childhood Concussion and Stroke).
Here are some of the events taking place this week –
Wednesday, February 25 – 7p-8p
Autograph signing session with Fred Jackson of the Buffalo Bills and Pat Kaleta of the Buffalo Sabres
Tony Walker Center – Shoe Department
5110 Main Street, Williamsville
This is the first time Fred and Pat have done an autograph session together.
— Fred Jackson (@Fred22Jackson) February 25, 2015
Thursday, February 26 – PUCCS Concussion Awareness Night at the Sabres & Text to Donate Campaign
Distribution of PUCCS concussion awareness cards
Fred Jackson, Dr. Elad Levy and Dr. Renee Reynolds will be at First Niagara Center to help promote concussion awareness and risk reduction
New :30 PUCCS concussion awareness PSA starring Fred Jackson and Pat Kaleta will be shown during the game and the PUCCS video will be shown pregame
Text to Donate Campaign begins with everyone encouraged to text to donate to PUCCS
Donations will be used to conduct baseline testing clinics in the inner city for student athletes at risk for concussions, and expand the educational outreach of PUCCS. Anyone texting a donation of $25 or more will be entered into a drawing for some autographed sports memorabilia (including a Jackson jersey and a Kaleta jersey). Donors just need to text the phrase 1HIT to 41444 and follow the instructions on their phone.
Friday, February 27 – Starpoint Central Health and Wellness Fair – distribution of concussion awareness and risk reduction information to students and faculty
Sunday, March 1 – 10% Event at Tony Walker Center – 12n-5pm
Mention PUCCS at the checkout and shoppers get 10% off their purchase and Tony Walker will make a donation of 10% of your purchase total to PUCCS.
Help support this great cause! For more information visit puccs.org.
Tags: Fred Jackson, Pat Kaleta, PUCCS
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