WHO: Colorado Springs Sky Sox & Springs Rescue Mission
WHAT: Sky Sox players Coty Woods & Mike McClendon along with Sky Sox mascot Sox the Fox will be visiting Springs Rescue Mission and the individuals there. They will be signing autographs, playing with the kids, talking baseball with the baseball fans, and encouraging others.
WHERE: Springs Rescue Mission located at 5 W Las Vegas St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903. Please meet the Sky Sox and Springs Rescue Mission staff in the main lobby.
WHEN: Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 23 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Media should plan to arrive 10 minutes before 11:00 AM.
WHY: The Springs Rescue Mission is a faith-based organization that provides a variety of services & programs to the homeless in Colorado Springs & those at-risk. Services that they provide include, but are not limited to:
1. Food, clothing, baby items & household essentials.
2. Meals (on-site executive chef)
4. Family assistance
5. Drug/alcohol rehab
6. Programs intended to help the homeless get back in the work force, apply for government assistance and/or equip them w/ the tools they need to get back on their feet & self-sustain.
7. Daily worship
For additional information about tomorrow’s event, please contact Sky Sox Community Relations Manager Alyce Bofferding at 719-304-5625.