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Final Days - Gord Downie "Courage"
Submitted By Director of Communications on Sat 01 18, 20
Gord Downie "Courage" - An MTMHA Fundraiser

Tickets being sold until January 31st!!  If you would like to purchase tickets please email Kaylen at [email protected] (E-TRANSFER available for purchase)

Get your tickets NOW for your chance to win this incrediable Gord Downie print!

Tickets will be sold at 1 for $10.00 or 3 for $25.00. The draw will take place on January 31, 2020. You can purchase tickets at any Mooretown home game (debit & credit available) at the gates or by contacting board members or your hockey mom rep.

The print is on display in the lobby at the arena. Thank you for supporting MTMHA!



Two years ago today, October 17, 2017 we lost the legendary Gord Downie. We continue to hear his music in our arena, dressing rooms & in between periods and we watch a whole new generation of HIP fans start to love the music.

Last spring local artist Brent VandenBroek drew this portrait of Gord Downie entitled "Courage". He drew this in honor of his cousin who was diagnosed with glioblastoma, the same cancer that claimed Gord Downie. 53 were printed in honor of Gord's 53 years. All money raised was then donated to his cousin's young family.


MTMHA was lucky enough to purchase one of these 53 prints and we will be selling raffle tickets as one of our 2019 / 2020 fundraisers. The print will be on display at the arena from November - January.

Tickets are NOW available for purchase and will be sold through the end of January.
Tickets will be sold at 1 for $10.00 or 3 for $25.00. The draw will take place on January 31, 2020.

"Courage"

Artist - Brent VandenBroek
Original Photographer -  Richard Beland
Print Info - 24” x 36” graphite pencil on illustration board (Print 42/53)
Custom Framing - Aaron Brothers
Value - $700.00

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