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TNYF 50/50 pots up for grabs for Jets rebroadcasts on TSN and Sportsnet

April 24, 2020 9:52 am by Krista Sinaisky Dynamic Featured Image

First jackpot will be won tonight

The True North Youth Foundation (TNYF) will run its away-game 50/50 program during nine upcoming Winnipeg Jets game rebroadcasts on both TSN and Sportsnet. The first scheduled Winnipeg Jets rebroadcast airs tonight at 8 p.m. on Sportsnet.

50/50 tickets will go on sale four hours prior to game time through a safe and secure portal at TNYF.ca/fiftyfifty. The winning ticket will be drawn following the end of the game.

The rebroadcast schedule is as follows, all in Central Time:

Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets at Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 2)
Monday, April 27 at 8 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets vs. Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 3)
Tuesday, April 28 at 7 p.m. on TSN – Jets vs. Wild (Oct. 10, 2019)
Thursday, April 30 at 8 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets vs. Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 4)
Sunday, May 3 at 8:30 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets at Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 5)
Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. on TSN – Jets at Sharks (Nov. 1, 2019)
Wednesday, May 6 at 6 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets vs. Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 6)
Saturday, May 9 at 8:30 p.m. on Sportsnet – Jets at Predators (2018 Western Conference Second Round Game 7)
Tuesday, May 12 at 7 p.m. on TSN – Jets vs. Stars (Nov. 10, 2019)

Tickets will be sold 3 for $10, 10 for $20, or 50 for $50 and 100 for $80. The winner receives half of the pot.

The TNYF is the charitable arm of True North Sports + Entertainment and the Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose Hockey Clubs. The 50/50 programs of both the Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose are the primary source of funding for the TNYF. Funds raised support the foundation’s three core programs – the Winnipeg Jets Hockey Academy, Project 11 and Camp Manitou – and allow the foundation to continue to make meaningful contributions to underserved youth in our community.

“Our foundation programs rely on the generosity of hockey fans in our province, and the postponement of games during the NHL season pause has significantly reduced funding that came from 50/50 sales, which our programs heavily depend on,” said Dwayne Green, Executive Director of the TNYF. “We hope that the away-game 50/50 program will bring some extra excitement for fans as they enjoy rebroadcasts of highlight Winnipeg Jets games, while also helping to ensure continuity of foundation programming that many Manitoba youth and their families rely on.”

Last year, the TNYF had a positive impact on more than 42,000 members of our community and the foundation continues to strive to do more to empower the potential in underserved youth across Manitoba.

To learn more about the True North Youth Foundation and its programs, please watch this video, https://www.nhl.com/jets/video/true-north-youth-foundation/t-277443454/c-46373503.

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