Crashing The Net For Wishes

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to Donate Portion of Special Ticket Sales to Make-A-Wish®

Scranton, Pa., January 27, 2014 --He shoots, he scores and makes wishes come true! When hockey fans purchase a special ticket package for the Sunday, February 16, 2014 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins game against the Hershey Bears, they will be helping to make wishes come true for local children with life-threatening medical conditions. Make-A-Wish packages for the 4:05 p. m. game at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza include a ticket to the game, hot dog, chips and soda.

Pricing is $24 for red zone tickets, $22 for gold zone tickets and $19 for blue zone tickets. Deadline to purchase tickets with the food voucher is Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Tickets can be purchased by calling Dave Eisenberger at 570-970-3626.

Make-A-Wish® Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia is a non-profit organization that grants wishes to children, aged 2 ½ to 18, with life-threatening medical conditions. Currently, the local chapter is one of the most active in the country, having fulfilled more than 15,000 wishes.

For more information, please call Make-A-Wish at (800) 664-9474 or visit its Web site at greaterpawv.