RALSTON, NE - The Omaha Lancers will host a Hockey Fights Cancer game, thanks to a partnership with the American Cancer Society. This cancers awareness game will celebrate cancer survivors and raise donated funds for the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives from Cancer.
The game will be held on January, 27th 2019 at Ralston Arena with puck drop starting at 4:05 pm. Community members are invited to attend the game, make a donation, and learn more about ways to reduce their risks and the importance of detecting cancer early.
Hockey Fights Cancer unites the hockey community in support of cancer patients and their families. This joint initiative gets an assist from the entire hockey family. Together, the hockey community looks to inspire hope and courage for those who are living with, going through and moving past cancer. This season, Hockey Fights Cancer will benefit the American Cancer Society’s patient services programs, such as Hope Lodge communities, a free place to stay for cancer patients and their caregivers when they must travel away from home for their cancer treatments.
The Lancers will also be holding a special "Paint the Ice" event concluding Sunday evenings game. Fans are asked to make a charitable donation to the American Cancer Society before taking the ice.
WHAT: Hockey Fights Cancer Game
WHEN: Sunday, January 26th at 4:05 pm
WHERE: Ralston Arena