Fireflies Launch Food Drive Fridays to Aid Harvest Hope Food Bank

Fans can earn tickets in exchange for canned food items

By Kevin Fitzgerald | August 12, 2016 12:01 PM

COLUMBIA, SC - In conjunction with the Harvest Hope Food Bank, the Columbia Fireflies have launched Food Drive Fridays for the remainder of the season. For the final three home Friday games at Spirit Communications Park, fans will be offered buy one get one free tickets in the Bojangles' Berm, Reserved or Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union All-Star seating sections for every two canned food items they bring to the park. All cans will be donated to the Harvest Hope Food Bank.

The buy one get one free tickets are only eligible for that Friday evening's game. Here are the Fireflies' remaining Friday home games:

 

          August 12, 7:05 p.m. vs. Greensboro Grasshoppers (Miami Marlins)

          August 19, 7:05 p.m. vs. Augusta GreenJackets (San Francisco Giants)

          September 2, 7:05 p.m. vs. Charleston RiverDogs (New York Yankees)

 

Gates open at 5:30 p.m. for all three games and fans are asked to present their canned food items at the Fireflies Box Office to receive their buy one get one free tickets. Cans will be collected at the front entrance.

Fans with season ticket packages or who have already purchased single game tickets for an upcoming Friday game are still encouraged to bring canned food items. 

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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