Baseball Fundraiser Will Assist Sisters in Caring for the Elderly Poor
The Little Sisters of the Poor at Holy Family Residence, Scranton, invite the community to join them for a fun-filled, family-friendly evening as they celebrate their third annual “Little Sisters of the Poor Night” on Tuesday, Aug. 18, as the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders take on their division rivals, the Leigh Valley Iron Pigs, at PNC Field, 235 Montage Mountain Rd., Moosic.
Prior to the 7:05 p.m. game time, the Little Sisters will be available at the plaza entrance of the stadium to talk with visitors and also provide a pre-game, on-field interview about Holy Family Residence and the Sisters’ mission of serving the elderly poor throughout the world. At 6:45 p.m., one of the Little Sisters will throw out the ceremonial first pitch of the game.
Tickets are $10 each for seats in the stadium’s field reserved section 28. Little Sisters of the Poor baseball t-shirts are $10 each and available in sizes small through 3XL. Food vouchers for a hot dog, chips, and a soda are $5.
To reserve a ticket, food voucher, and/or a t-shirt for you or for one of the residents of Holy Family Residence, please contact Mrs. Jackie Galvin, M.S., director of development and communications, at (570) 343-4065 ext. 3144 or firstname.lastname@example.org by August 3.