American Red Cross Teams Up with the Washington Wizards

December 12, 2013: The American Red Cross in the National Capital Region has partnered with the Washington Wizards to promote disaster preparedness and awareness through a special Red Cross night on Wednesday, January 22 when the Wizards face off against the Boston Celtics.

$10 of every $50 club level ticket and $5 of every $25 upper level ticket will be donated to the American Red Cross in the National Capital Region.

Tickets must be purchased through: www.msesales.com/wiz/redcross using the special offer code: wizards

Red Cross representatives will be at tables on the 100 and 400 levels distributing information about disaster preparedness and collecting monetary donations.

Companies interested in corporate packages, which include premium seating with all-inclusive food and beverage, as well as employee block tickets, and other exclusive benefits can contact Robert Minnitte at 202-292-1947 or via rminnitte@monumentalsports.com.

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or follow us on Twitter at @RedCrossNCR.

About Monumental Sports & Entertainment:

Monumental Sports & Entertainment is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. MSE owns and operates three professional sports teams: the NBA's Washington Wizards, NHL's Washington Capitals and WNBA's Washington Mystics. The group also owns and operates Verizon Center, the premier sports and entertainment venue in Washington, D.C. MSE also oversees the management of Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals, and George Mason University's Patriot Center.

About the Washington Wizards:

The Washington Wizards are a professional basketball franchise based in Washington, DC. They are part of the Southeast Division of the Eastern Conference in the National Basketball Association. The Wizards are owned and operated by Monumental Sports & Entertainment