SUSAN G. KOMEN NORTHWEST OHIO® STATEMENT REGARDING PINK OUT THE RINK ON MARCH 14, 2020

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Desmond Strooh
Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio®
419-724-2873
desmond@komennwohio.org  

SUSAN G. KOMEN NORTHWEST OHIO® STATEMENT
REGARDING PINK OUT THE RINK ON MARCH 14, 2020

TOLEDO, Ohio – March 12, 2020 – Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio® takes the health and safety of our supporters very seriously. Due to the current situation with the coronavirus, The Toledo Walleye’s Pink Out the Rink game on Saturday, March 14, 2020 has been canceled. Thank you for your patience as we have waited for the Toledo Walleye’s decision about Saturday’s game.

According to the Toledo Walleye in a statement released March 12, “… after the National Hockey League’s announcement that it would pause the 2019-20 season due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the ECHL announced that it has suspended play of the 2019-20 season.”

The Walleye went on to say, “The Walleye will continue to work with the ECHL, our national, state and local officials to monitor the situation moving forward.”

The Walleye will be contacting those who purchased tickets with details at they become available.

Please contact The Toledo Walleye at 419-725-9255 with any questions.

About Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio®
Susan G. Komen® is the world’s leading nonprofit breast cancer organization, working to save lives and end breast cancer forever. Komen has an unmatched, comprehensive 360-degree approach to fighting this disease across all fronts and supporting millions of people in the U.S. and in countries worldwide.  We advocate for patients, drive research breakthroughs, improve access to high-quality care, offer direct patient support and empower people with trustworthy information.  Founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life, Komen remains committed to supporting those affected by breast cancer today, while tirelessly searching for tomorrow’s cures. Visit komennwohio.org or call 1-877-604-2873.

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