Sharks Continue Hosting "Season Of Giving"

Generosity of Fans at Sharks Home Games Significantly Impacts the Local Community

Tuesday, 12.17.2013 / 5:12 PM / Sharks Foundation

SAN JOSE, CA – Through donations from San Jose Sharks fans, the Sharks Foundation provided aid to programs including: Second Harvest Food Drive; Operation: Care and Comfort Collection; Red Cross Philippine Relief Collection; and the Toys for Tots Toy Drive during the “Season of Giving.”

Here are the totals that the Sharks Foundation donated with fan assistance:
  • Second Harvest Food Drive: Collected over $10,000 and 19 barrels of food, which provided a total of 15,840 meals in Santa Clara County
  • Operation: Care and Comfort: Collected over $13,000 in cash and received eight full barrels of items for care packages
  • Red Cross Relief Efforts in the Philippines: Collected $5,475
  • Toys for Tots Drive: Collected over $15,000 and 1,173 Toys

The “Season of Giving” will continue with the Share the Warmth Drive on Jan. 9 (vs. Detroit Red Wings) and Jan. 11 (vs. Boston Bruins). The drive will benefit Sacred Heart Community Service, which assists more than 1,500 community members daily providing a wide range of services. Fans can donate new or gently used jackets and blankets or monetary donations at the entrances of SAP Center at San Jose. All donors will receive a raffle ticket for a drawing to be held that night for a chance to win great Sharks prizes!

For further information, please refer to the Sharks Foundation website (sharksfoundation.org) or our various social media outlets – Facebook (facebook.com/sharksfoundation), Twitter (@SharksCare), and Instagram (@sharksfoundation).
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