Heart recipient to throw the first pitch
TORONTO, April 20 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Steve Huet, 13, who just months ago was on the brink of death,
recently received a lifesaving heart transplant. Tonight, he will
stand on the mound at Rogers Centre and will throw the first
pitch at the Toronto Blue Jays Game in recognition of National
Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (NOTDAW).
WHO: Steve Huet, heart transplant recipient
Frank Markel, President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life Network
Cito Gaston, Manager of the Toronto Blue Jays
WHEN: Tuesday April 21, 2009
First pitch approximately: 6:45 p.m.
Game start: 7:07 p.m.
MEDIA PLEASE ARRIVE BY 6:30 P.M. TO ENSURE YOU ARE CREDENTIALED
WHERE: Rogers Centre - Gate 9
One Blue Jays Way
For further information:
For further information: Carrie Hoto, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p)
(416) 619-2299, (c) (416) 735-0099, (e) firstname.lastname@example.org