Winnipeg Jets head coach Claude Noel will be the special guest at an upcoming fundraiser in support of the University of Manitoba Bisons.
The men’s and women’s hockey programs will hold the joint event on Monday, February 4 at Canad Inns Fort Garry, 1824 Pembina Highway.
The evening will celebrate Bisons hockey both past and present and include door prizes and a silent auction.
Noel earned a 37-35-10 record and a 0.512 winning percentage in the team’s inaugural season as the NHL returned to Winnipeg after a 15-year absence in 2011-12.
Single tickets are $150 with a tax receipt for the donation portion of ticket. Corporate tables are $1200 (8 guests with a tax receipt for donation portion of ticket). All donations will be matched by the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.
To purchase tickets, visit GoBisons.ca.
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