VIRTUAL DRAFT DAY
Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 @ 5:05 PM EDT
Thank you to all that raised funds for neurotrauma and mental health research! The top fundraisers have been contacted to attend the Virtual Draft.
Our Virtual Draft Day will be held through The Gouche Live! It will be interactive and exclusively for our Top 20 Fundraisers. Hosted by Kerry Goulet and Liam Maguire, hockey’s official trivia expert. Liam is also a noted hockey historian who is a three time published author, radio host and TV personality.
At the end of the fundraising period, from Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 until Friday, May 10th, 2021 at 5:00 PM EDT, the top twenty individuals that have raised the most money will be invited to attend a Virtual Draft on Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 at 4:00 PM EDT (virtual platform link will be included in the invitation). Similar to our Draft Days in the past, the top fundraiser will have first pick at their Hockey Legend of choice* (*click the link to see the list of celebrities to choose from). Choices will continue until all Top 20 Fundraisers have selected a Hockey Legend to have a virtual one-on-one locker room call with!** The Top 2 Fundraisers will receive a commemorative 37th Johnson and Johnson jersey, be sure to wear it to the events!
Highlights of the Virtual Draft Day will be shown at our Virtual Hockey Day event held on Friday, May 14th, 2021 from 11:00 – 12:00 PM EDT, all fundraising participants are welcome to the Virtual Draft Day. Other features of event includes: random draw prizes, Key Speakers: Clint Malarchuk, Keith Primeau, and Brent Sopel, as well as a private one-of-a-kind virtual tour of the Hockey Hall of Fame archives from our good friend Phil Pritchard, the Keeper of the Stanley Cup!
Start fundraising now to raise money for the prevention, awareness, and cure for neurotrauma injuries (Click here for FundRazr Registration Instructions).
**The Virtual One-On-One Locker Room call will be a moderated interview with the player of your choosing from the Virtual Draft Day on Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 at 4:00 PM EDT. You will be able to walk through their hockey journey, hear fun and exciting stories about their career, and have the opportunity to ask questions.**
Fundraising will be open from Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 until Friday, May 10th, 2021 at 5:00 PM EDT.