Hershey Bears, local restaurant team up to raise cancer research funds

January 12, 2011

The wives and girlfriends of members of the Hershey Bears hockey team, in partnership with local restaurant What If, of Hershey, will host a dinner and auction on Tuesday, Jan. 18. Money raised will benefit new research projects with the goal of finding treatments and cures for several forms of cancer at Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute.

Hershey Bears players will be on-hand during the auction to meet guests, sign autographs, and take photographs. Dinner guests will have the pleasure of having their own Hershey Bears players as table hosts.

Tickets are limited and will be available at What If of Hershey and at Hershey Bears home games. Auction tickets are $75 each and include attendance at the silent auction from 4:30-6 p.m., as well as appetizers and an open bar. Dinner tickets are $150 each and include attendance at the silent auction, appetizers, and open bar, as well as a live auction during a three-course dinner that evening. There is a limit of two tickets per person; cash and credit cards are accepted.

Tickets are available at Hershey Bears games or by email at whatifwefindacure@gmail.com.

What If of Hershey is a casual dining restaurant/bar located on 845 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey.

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Last Updated January 12, 2011