Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

11/08/2013 -- CCAC North Campus Ice Hockey Team hosts benefit game in support of The Best of the Batch Foundation

PRESS RELEASE
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Press Release - CCAC Hockey Team Nov 2013PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County North Campus Intercollegiate Ice Hockey Team is hosting its sixth benefit hockey game at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, December 7, at the Mt. Lebanon Recreation Center. This year’s charity event will benefit The Best of the Batch Foundation and will feature CCAC taking on the Pittsburgh Celebrity Hockey Team whose players include KDKA Sports Anchor Jory Rand and WDVE Sportscaster Mike Prisuta.

The CCAC hockey team will be wearing special white jerseys for the game. These jerseys are available for purchase and may be pre-ordered in adult and youth sizes from the CCAC North Campus Student Life office for $50. (There is an additional $7 charge for personalization.) One hundred percent of the proceeds earned from the sale of the jerseys, tickets and other game-night fundraisers will benefit the foundation whose mission is to support youth programs in financially challenged communities.

Tickets for the game are $5 and can be purchased in advance at the CCAC North Campus Student Life Office or on game night at the center. For those who cannot attend the game but wish to support the foundation, tickets for a game night prize drawing that includes a Marc-Andre Fleury signed jersey are available for purchase through CCAC. (Winner need not be present.) All those in attendance will receive a The Best of the Batch Foundation wristband as a keepsake.

To purchase game and/or raffle tickets or for more information on this event, contact Chuck Bell in the CCAC North Campus Student Life Office at 412.369.3692. The Mt. Lebanon Recreation Center is located at 900 Cedar Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15228.

Photo: CCAC North Campus Ice Hockey Team wears special team jerseys for upcoming charity game benefitting The Best of the Batch Foundation.

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 155 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers noncredit and workforce development courses to nearly 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.