Ryan Kesler gives back to local vancouver charity BC Society of Transition Houses
as part of the popchips national philanthropic “game changers” program
who: ryan kesler: an american professional ice hockey center for the vancouver canucks.
popchips: the all-natural popped snack company
bc society of transition houses: a non-profit association providing support to transition housing and children who witness abuse programs across BC.
what: popchips game changers program:
this summer, fifteen professional athletes are giving back to their local communities simultaneously as part of the popchips game changers program. sports stars including ryan kesler, tim lincecum, ray rice, baron davis and hope solo asked their fans, “how can i give back to our community?”. fans in vancouver submitted local charities and causes for ryan to support and throughout the month of june, ryan and all other fourteen athletes will be hosting local cause events across north america in order to give back to their fans who have made them the sports heros they are today.
on june 22, 2012, ryan will host a special charity event at sugar studios in order to give back to bc society of transition houses, the charity that was chosen by the local vancouver community and ryan.
since its inception, popchips has always believed in giving back to those who need it most. popchips consistently utilizes their local market teams for the greater good of their communities. that is why popchips is giving fans this unprecedented experience while helping drive buzz and awareness to local causes all over the u.s and canada.
when: june 22, 2012 10am-12pm
where: sugar studios, 1635 powell street, vancouver, bc
popchips ™ are an all-natural line of popped chips with all the flavor and less than half the fat of fried chips. popchips, inc. was formed in 2007 to bring new flavor and real innovation to the snack aisle. thanks to the magic of popping, popchips offers a snack so tasty and crispy that you won’t even notice it’s (we hesitate to say) healthier. for more information about the company and its products, pop over to popchips.com, become a fan on facebook or follow us on twitter.
bc society of transition houses is a non-profit association providing support to its membership comprised of Transition Housing and Children Who Witness Abuse programs for women and their children fleeing and/or living with the effects of violence. bcsth.ca
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