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FRIDAY, Veteran Tribute

Veterans and Family Members Offered free Admission Nov 17th at Gordon
Bell High School

Winnipeg – Nov 14, 2017

An important part of the Manitoba Drive vs Canadian Armed Forces
Non-Profit Basketball game in support of “Literacy and Diversity” this
Friday Nov 17th at Gordon Bell High School will be the chance for
Veterans and their family members being given free admittance to the

As a part of the Giving Something to Those Who Gave initiative,
Veteran Tickets of Valour  provides FREE event tickets to family
members of troops Killed In Action (K.I.A.), current members of our
Military and Veterans to Mid West Basketball League games for family
activities.  Attending these events hopes to reduce stress through
entertainment, strengthen family bonds, build life long memories and
encourages service members to stay engaged with Canadian life and
local communities.

Giving free event tickets is an expression of appreciation,
acknowledgement and an enduring symbol that we, as a nation, honour
the service of our troops today and long after their tour of duty has
passed. Helping our veterans attend events provides positive family
and life experiences after their years of service to our country.

This Friday’s event features Former Toronto Raptor MILT PALACIO along
with Carleton University standout and 1st Canadian All-Star JAFETH
MASERUKA who will join members of the Manitoba Drive Basketball Club
and lace up their sneakers for a family friendly night of competition
against members of the Canadian Armed Forces on November 17th . Doors
open at 6, tip off at 7:15.

General Admission Tickets to this special event are limited and
expected to sell out in advance. Spectators are encouraged to contact
the MWBL Office @ (204) 298-8098 or by email –
for more information.

The game will be broadcast at a later date on
http://www.WinnipegSuperSports.Net as well as NAC TV (MTS TV Channel 30, Bell
TV, channel 592).

Manitoba Drive vs Canadian Armed Forces – Non-Profit Basketball game
in support of “Literacy and Diversity’s” Read to Succeed Program

Friday November 17th, 7:15 tipoff

General Admission – $5

12 and Under – $3

For more information about this event or to obtain a media pass
contact the Office at (204) 298-8098 or by email – Also please visit http://www.WinnipegSuperSports.Net
for more updates.


The “Read to Succeed” program attracts students in grade school and
encourages them to improve

their reading skills and overall studies as they prepare to further
their education.

The Mid West Basketball League (MWBL) players, visit participating
schools and speak to students about the importance of literacy &

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