September 05, 2019
PLAYERS WILL SMITH, KRISTOPHER NEGRÓN AND JOC PEDERSON TO JOIN ASHLEY FURNITURE IN HOSTING 100 UNDERSERVED YOUTH FOR HOPE TO DREAM EVENT AT DODGER STADIUM
Attendees to receive mattress, bed frame and bedding courtesy of Ashley Furniture
WHAT: The Dodgers in partnership with Ashley Furnitre will host a Hope to Dream event at Dodger Stadium, where 100 underserved youth will have the opportunity to take part in stadium tours, batting practice, and fun and games. All attendees will receive a new twin-sized memory foam mattress, bed frame and bedding courtesy of Ashley Furniture, and will also have the chance to win great raffle prizes including televisions, bedroom furniture and Dodger tickets.
WHO: Will Smith Kristopher Negrón Joc PedersonDodgers Executive Ashley Furniture Executive
WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 5 4:00 p.m. – Welcome 4:30 p.m. – Activities for families on the field 6:00 p.m. – Players arrive, raffle 7:00 p.m. – Event concludes
WHERE: Dodger Stadium, 1000 Vin Scully Ave., Los Angeles * media parking available in Lot G, enter through center field gates
MISC: Founded in 2010, Ashley Furniture's “Hope to Dream” program provides beds to less fortunate children across the U.S. and Canada. Ashley believes that every child deserves a good night’s sleep. A portion of the proceeds for every mattress purchased at a participating Ashley store helps pay for a bed for a child in need. Since its inception, more than 80,000 children have received a brand-new bed. Those wishing to nominate a child can visit https://www.ahopetodream.com/. In-store applications are also available at participating locations.
CONTACT: Lauren Taylor: (909) 572-2263 Reyna Quiroz: (909) 572-2213 Dodgers Public Relations: (323) 224-1301
About Ashley Furniture:
Ashley Furniture is committed to being your trusted partner and style leader for the home. This commitment has made Ashley Furniture the No. 1 furniture retailer in the U.S. and one of the world’s best-selling furniture store brands with more than 875 locations in 49 countries.
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About Los Angeles Dodgers: The Los Angeles Dodgers franchise, with six World Series championships and 23 National League pennants since its beginnings in Brooklyn in 1890, is committed to a tradition of pride and excellence. The Dodgers are dedicated to supporting a culture of winning baseball, providing a first-class, fan-friendly experience at Dodger Stadium, and building a strong partnership with the community. With the highest cumulative fan attendance in Major League Baseball history, and a record of breaking barriers, the Dodgers are one of the most cherished sports franchises in the world. Visit the Dodgers online at www.dodgers.com, follow them on Twitter @Dodgers and like them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Dodgers. For media information, visit www.dodgerspressbox.com.