Mississauga, March 27, 2017 – On April 19, the Mississauga and Oakville Buffalo Wild Wings® restaurants will team up with the Peel Region community for Community Day 2017, an annual celebration that raises funds for local kids as part of the Buffalo Wild Wings Team Up for Kids® mission. Boys and Girls Club of Peel will receive 10 percent of total restaurant sales and 100 percent of Guest donations made on April 19.
Special in-restaurant activities are also planned including:
Blazin’ Wing Challenges
Celebrity Servers featuring the local Boys and Girls Club youth members
The Mississauga event will be hosted by Michael A. Charbon
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The Oakville event will be hosted by Rudy Blair
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“The Boys and Girls Club of Peel is extremely thankful to Buffalo Wild Wings, their leadership, and partnering for such great causes, like the Community Day celebrating and helping Youth and Families in our communities on April 19. This event is a fun and creative way to engage our communities, while raising awareness about the important programs and services our Club provides for the youth and families in in the Region of Peel. We are grateful to the employees and management at the Argentia Road and Hyde Park Gate Buffalo Wild Wing locations for their incredible efforts to make Community Day a success,” said Michael J Gyovai, Resource Development Manager – Boys and Girls Club of Peel.
“Buffalo Wild Wings is committed to helping bring youth sports into the lives of every child who wishes to play. Our annual Community Day allows us to further that mission by supporting local Clubs in Canadian communities where we do business,” said Emily Decker, senior vice president, general counsel at Buffalo Wild Wings. “The creative ways our local restaurants celebrate, paired with the critical funds we raise for Boys and Girls Clubs across Canada, make Community Day an event we look forward to each year.”
The Peel area Buffalo Wild Wings are located at:
3015 Argentia Rd, Mississauga
2501 Hyde Park Gate, Oakville
For more information about community giving efforts at the 14 Buffalo Wild Wing restaurants in Canada, visit www.buffalowildwings.ca/giving
About Boys and Girls Club of Peel
Changing lives of young people since 1983, the Boys and Girls Club of Peel is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that engages at-risk children, youth and families from low-income communities. We provide a safe place for these individuals to participate in impactful, fun activities that support the development of confidence, learning and positive relationships.
About Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD), founded in 1982 and headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a growing owner, operator and franchisor of Buffalo Wild Wings® restaurants featuring a variety of boldly flavoured, made-to-order menu items including its namesake Buffalo, New York-style chicken wings. Guests enjoy a welcoming neighbourhood atmosphere that includes an extensive multi-media system for watching their favourite sporting events. There are currently more than 1,200 Buffalo Wild Wings locations across the world. To stay up-to-date on all the latest events and offers for sports fans and wing lovers, like Buffalo Wild Wings Canada on Facebook, follow @BWWingsCanada on Twitter and visit www.BuffaloWildWings.ca.
Boys and Girls Club of Peel
Michael J Gyovai
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