S’Aints, St. Clair College, Windsor Star, AM800 and Caesars Windsor Team Up to “Sleigh Hunger” on Dec 18 for an All-Ages Holiday Charity ConcertBook A Room
For immediate release: October 28, 2016
Windsor, ON – In collaboration to help local charities and food banks, The S'Aint’s band, St. Clair College and Caesars Windsor are back for the third time to present the biggest holiday Charity Concert in the city called “Sleighing Hunger”.
The show will feature big-name, local and world-renowned talents of The S’Aint’s on Sunday, December 18 at 8 pm in The Colosseum. Proceeds from concert tickets and an accompanying holiday CD will benefit The Downtown Mission, Unemployed Help Centre, Outreach for Hunger in Chatham, The Welcome Center Shelter for Women, and the Windsor Essex Humane Society.
Jeff Burrows, one of the founding members of The S’Aint’s as well as drummer and songwriter for the award-winning band The Tea Party, said, “The band is absolutely ecstatic to perform in a world-class venue. The Colosseum gives us the perfect platform to present our spectacular holiday concert, while raising funds and awareness for hardworking local non-profits.”
Tim Trombley, Director of Entertainment at Caesars Windsor, said, “We are thrilled to host a show featuring a group of incredible, local and global talents, while helping those in need. Providing resources to strengthen the community where we work and live is a core value of the Caesars Windsor Cares program and we are proud to provide an award- winning venue to showcase this concert.”
The past two concerts have raised over $85,000 for the local non-profits and foodbanks.
Music lovers who have yet to experience this performance will soon discover a fabulously new holiday tradition for the entire family.Audiences will be treated to their favourite holiday songs, with a twist, performed with the energy and ‘grit’ of these rock n’ roll talents.
Ron Seguin, Vice President of International Relations, Training and Campus Development at St. Clair College, said, “This is music with a purpose. It is an annual project that has become a Christmas tradition at St. Clair. The college family including students, staff and alumni, look forward to helping local non-profits and families dealing with hunger.”
CDs will be available for sale on iTunes, online at www.sleighinghunger.com, St. Clair College campuses and throughout Windsor and Essex County locations for $10 each.
Tickets for “Sleighing Hunger” are $20 for General Admission, $25 for Reserved and are on sale now at St. Clair College campuses, Caesars Windsor Box Office, ticketmaster.ca. For more information, CD downloads or to purchase tickets, please visit www.sleighinghunger.com or contact:
Susanne Tomkins, Public & Community Relations SpecialistDirect: 519.258.7878 x22596 firstname.lastname@example.org www.caesarswindsor.com Join our social network on Facebook and Twitter