On November 14, 2010, Daron Richardson, the daughter of former Blue Jackets Captain Luke Richardson, committed suicide. Following the tragedy, the Richardson family requested that memoriam be donated to the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health in Daron's honor.
Join the Jacket Backers at the 2nd Annual Ryan Salmons #3 Day of Giving! Two Ways to Give and Participate:
**All proceeds benefit the Ryan Salmons Foundation, benefiting families fighting pediatric cancer.
Space is limited, so register to donate NOW by:
- Visiting www.TeamSalmons.com
- Calling 1-800-GIVE-LIFE
- Logging onto www.bloodsaveslives.org, Click “Schedule Your Donation,” Sponsor Code: ryansalmons
(If you last donated on or before October 9, 2010, you may be eligible to donate again at this event)
Enter the raffle for these prizes:
- (2) Columbus Blue Jackets Tickets v. Edmonton (Sat. 02.05.11)
- (2) Dinner Buffets - Time Warner HD Lounge
- Team Autographed Hockey Stick
- Gift cards from local restaurants will also be raffled
ALL BLOOD DONORS WILL RECEIVE 1 COMPLIMENTARY RAFFLE TICKET
Raffle tickets can be purchased in advance or at the event ($5 each or 3 for $10).
(Blood donation is not required to purchase tickets and winner need not be present to win.)
To purchase raffle tickets in advance, to be registered manually or for any other questions, send an email to: RyanSalmonsDayofGiving@yahoo.com.
~ just south of Henderson across from Staples & Donato's
Game Watching Party
When: Thursday, November 4, 2010
Where: Buffalo Wings & Rings (8661 Columbus Pike (Rt 23), Lewis Center, OH 43035)
Menu can be viewed at www.buffalowingsandrings.com/menu.html
Time: 6:30pm - Pre-Game
7:00pm - Drop of the Puck
Who: All Columbus Blue Jacket Fans
What: Game watching party to cheer on your Columbus Blue Jackets to victory over the Atlanta Thrashers.
Add'l Info: Columbus Blue Jackets & Jacket Backers Door Prizes to be given away the night of the event.
Raffle Tickets for 09-10 - Team Signed Pub Mirror - $5.00 each!
Form your team now! Join in the fun with some of your fellow Jacket Backers members and bowl Friday nights starting January 14, 2011 at 6:30 pm! For more info, call the League Office at (614) 895-1122 or visit their website, www.PalaceLanes.com
Each member of the winning team will receive a team-autographed Blue Jackets jersey.
Each league bowler of the first 12 teams of four bowlers to register will receive a ticket to the Party Tower at Nationwide Arena to see the Blue Jackets play the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday, April 1, 2011, with food and beverages included.
Concerned about game nights? You can pre-bowl to make sure you don't miss any of the CBJ action.
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 3:00pm EST
While the Blue Jackets are playing in Stockholm, we will be in the States cheering them on to a VICTORY!!!
Join R Bar Arena and The Jacket Backers to watch the second of back to back games from Stockholm, Sweden.
R Bar will be giving two lower bowl seats away during this event and other great prizes.
YSC Puck Bunnies will be in attendance with items up for raffle. Click here to purchase tickets in advance and check out the items up for grabs. Raffle tickets will also be available at the game watching party. Drawing to be held that evening, winner does not need to be present to win.
In addition, the Jacket Backers will also have prizes to giveaway!
Each donor at the upcoming Blue Jackets Blood Drive will receive 2 tickets to an upcoming Jackets game. Make Your Appointments Now! Sponsored by American Red Cross, Columbus Blue Jackets and Ohio Health. 09/29/10 from 11:30 am - 5:30 pm at Nationwide Arena, Front Street Entrance. Parking validation for attached garage only. Members who donated at the JB event are eligible to donate!
Appointments take priority and are highly encouraged!
Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Stinger
The Jacket Backers will be there to say hi. There will be Great Prizes including 2 tickets to a Jackets game for all who come to give, entry for a prize pack with team memorabilia and a Ohio Health massage, and a chance to win a Zamboni ride or an LCD tv! Can't make it to the arena? You can donate at five other Red Cross donor centers the same day, call the Red Cross for hours and more details.
Preseason games are just around the corner! And that means it's time to renew your JB membership early if you haven't already. See below for a special message from Membership Chair David Yatsco. All members INCLUDING those who have already renewed for this season are eligible to win their very own PERSONALIZED Jacket Backers Jersey as long as you renew before or during our Home Opener at Nationwide against Chicago on October 15th! Don't forget, you also save money!
Click here for our online renewal form, or stop by and visit us at the Jacket Backers table in Nationwide Arena at any home preseason game!