GENEVA, Ill. - The Kane County Cougars have announced that Northwestern Medicine Field will serve as a donation drop-off site for the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Movers for Moms® program beginning on Opening Night, April 6.
Thousands of mothers across the country are overlooked each Mother's Day due to circumstances that force them to live in shelters as a result of domestic abuse or homelessness. That's where TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® steps in to ensure that these women receive the love and appreciation they deserve this Mother's Day. Donations collected through the Movers for Moms® program will be provided to women staying at Mutual Ground in Aurora, Ill. and Lazarus House in St. Charles, Ill.
Beginning April 6, fans are encouraged to bring donations of the following essential care items: body spray, soaps, hair styling products, towels, make-up brushes, pajamas, large tote bags and umbrellas.
Click here for a full list of much needed items.
Representatives from TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® will be collecting donations inside of Gate 3 on April 6, April 17, April 27 and May 8. A Movers for Moms® donation bin will also be located inside the atrium of the Cougars front office at Northwestern Medicine Field for fans that would like to drop off donations during regular business hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Donations will be accepted through Friday, May 12.
For more information about the Movers for Moms® program, visit twomenandatruck.com/moversformoms.
The 2017 season of Cougars baseball begins on Thursday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m. against the Clinton LumberKings. For more information, including a full 2017 schedule, visit kccougars.com.
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About the Kane County Cougars
The Cougars, Class-A Minor League affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks, have been at the forefront of family-friendly entertainment since 1991. In 2015, the franchise became the first Class-A team in Minor League Baseball history to welcome 11 million fans through the gates. A total of 152 former Cougars have reached the Major Leagues including Miguel Cabrera, Nelson Cruz, Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez and Kyle Schwarber.
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