Blue Bombers Guests at Wildlife Federation Fundraiser

Blue Bombers Guests at Wildlife Federation Fundraiser

Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Buck Pierce (FRED GREENSLADE / REUTERS FILE)

The Manitoba Wildlife Federation has secured Winnipeg Blue Bombers Buck Pierce and Glenn January as special guests at its upcoming fundraising banquet.

The first annual Wild at Heart fundraiser will be held Thursday, September 6 at the Victoria Inn.

The goal of the banquet is to celebrate Manitoba’s great outdoors and raise funds to support MWF conservation programs, the Children’s Hospital Research Foundation of Manitoba, and the Faces of Freedom — Wounded Veterans’ Hunt.

A raffle and auction will showcase Manitoba fish and game clubs. Original artwork crafted by local artisans will also be on display.

Tickets for Wild at Heart are $65 for adults and $45 for youth by calling (204) 633-5967 or e-mailing

— Staff