BUFFALO, N.Y. (December 13, 2013) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced they will again provide fans a chance to do some holiday shopping while supporting the Buffalo Sabres Foundation with the return of their annual autographed ornament surprise.
With a $20 donation, fans will receive a holiday ornament autographed by one of the Buffalo Sabres players. The ornaments will be on sale in the 100 level pavilion when the Sabres face the Calgary Flames on Saturday, December 14 at 2:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Buffalo Sabres Foundation.
Starting at 12:00 p.m., the Sabres’ wives and girlfriends will begin selling the ornaments at tables on both wings of the First Niagara Center 100 level pavilion. The ornaments will be sold gift-wrapped, keeping the player who autographed each one a surprise. The tables will remain open until the end of the game’s second intermission.
The Buffalo Sabres Foundation is a New York State not for profit corporation that is committed to stimulating, supporting and encouraging organizations that serve Western New York which are committed to youth hockey initiatives; the health, wellness and education of underprivileged /disadvantaged youth and military personnel; and physically and mentally challenged athlete, by providing financial generosity and other platforms for their endeavors.
Through such support these organizations will realize their highest potential, thereby allowing their members to gain the confidence and integrity necessary to succeed in life.