The Stanley Cup® and Hockey Stars to Arrive in Eight Communities in Nunavut
- Scotiabank, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities, the NHL®, Project North and First Air are delivering 150 bags of new hockey equipment.
- Juno Award winning singer – songwriter Susan Aglukark to perform in Taloyoak.
- Scotiabank and Rumie to donate 150 educational tablets to young people.
IQALUIT, April 27, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Scotiabank, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities, the NHL®, Project North and First Air, are inviting eight Nunavut communities to experience a special celebration of hockey taking place from Wednesday, April 26 to Saturday, April 29.
The iconic Stanley Cup® will be visiting with Stanley Cup® Champion Lanny McDonald and CWHL All-Star Natalie Spooner. Scotiabank®, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities, the NHL®, Project North and First Air are delivering 150 bags of new hockey equipment to local communities.
Scotiabank will also be teaming up with Rumie to give 150 educational tablets to benefit students in Nunavut.
Details of the tour are below (all times are local). The Stanley Cup® and hockey greats will be at each location and interview opportunities with Lanny McDonald, Natalie Spooner and partner spokespeople will be available at each stop.
Media are invited to attend all the events. To get more information and to RSVP, please contact the representatives below.
NHL, the NHL Shield, and the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and NHL Alumni name and logo are trademarks of the National Hockey League. © NHL 2017. All Rights Reserved.
To arrange for interviews/photographs with any of the NHL Alumni, Scotiabank or Project North representatives, please contact: Erin Truax (on site), Public, Corporate and Government Affairs, Scotiabank, (416) 578-9659, Erin.Truax@Scotiabank.com; Diana Hart, Public, Corporate and Government Affairs, Scotiabank, 416-866-7238, Diana.Hart@Scotiabank.com