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Hershey Bears Participate in Running for Rachel Event

Hershey Bears Attend 7th annual ‘Running for Rachel’ Fundraiser, March 20

***Photo, Interview Opportunities***

What: The Hershey Bears hockey club will participate in the 7th Annual ‘Running for Rachel’ fundraising event at various Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar locations, as part of its Hershey Bears Cares community initiative.

When: March 20, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where and Who:  The following Arooga’s locations will host the event with these Hershey Bears* players attending:

  • **Arooga’s Hershey/Hummelstown: 637 E. Main St., Hummelstown, Pa 17036 

    • Coco the Bear, Players Nathan Walker and Jayson Megna

**Media should attend the event at the Hershey/Hummelstown location for press opportunities. 

  • Arooga’s 15: 1300 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, Pa 17011

    • Beck Malenstyn and Lucas Johansen

  • Arooga’s 11: 4713 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, Pa 17050

    • Connor Hobbs and Colby Williams

  • Arooga’s 39: 4301 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, Pa 17112

    • Shane Gersich and Garrett Pilon

  • Arooga’s 22: 7025 Allentown Blvd, Harrisburg, Pa 17112

    • Liam O'Brien and Riley Barber

  • Arooga’s 462: 125 S Centerville Rd, Lancaster, Pa 17603

    • Aaron Ness and Ryan Sproul

*Please note, players subject to change.

About:  Hershey Bears and Arooga’s fans will have the chance to meet players, get autographs, and bid on items in support of ‘Running for Rachel’ while enjoying restaurant specials. As an added bonus, guests who donate at least $25 will be registered to win “Free Burgers for a Year” from Arooga’s.

‘Running for Rachel’ 5K will be held on April 28, 2019 in Harrisburg, Pa. The race honors beloved community member and college student Rachel Guss, who passed away in November 2011 from duodenal cancer, a rare form of the disease which is extremely difficult to treat. Since then, her family and friends have made it their mission to raise awareness and funds for gastrointestinal cancer research. For information, visit http://www.runningforrachel.myevent.com.

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Press Contact: Kathleen McGraw, Hershey Entertainment & Resortskmmcgraw@hersheypa.com