Aston Rebels Canned Food Night – benefits Aston Neighbors Helping Neighbors

November 21st is Canned Food Night as the Aston Rebels take on the Wilks-Barre/Scranton Knights. Bring a canned good and get a tick for just $6. Proceeds to benefit Aston Neighbors Helping Neighbors.

Aston Rebels Canned Goods Night - Neighbors Helping Neighbors


Aston, Pennsylvania – The Aston Rebels will be having a Canned Food Night on Saturday, November 21 against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights. Any person who brings a pantry or food item can purchase a ticket for $6. All canned or food item will be donated to Aston Township’s Neighbors Helping Neighbors.

“We are humbled to be part of Aston Township” stated John Giacobbo, Vice President of Hockey Operations. “Our mission is to be a major part of this community. We want to give back as much as we can and we feel Neighbors Helping Neighbors has the same mission statement as we do,” concluded Giacobbo.

Regardless of the amount of items donated, a person can purchase a ticket for only $6 – regularly $9. Items can be brought in between rinks 3 and 4 at the IceWorks Skating Complex.

The Aston Rebels are a Tier II American Junior hockey team located in Aston, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. The team plays in the East Division of the North American Hockey League (NAHL). The North American Hockey League is the only USA Hockey sanctioned Tier II Junior league consisting of 24 teams in 14 states from across North America. Over 400 players from the NAHL have made NCAA commitments since 2013. The team plays its home games at the IceWorks Skating Complex in Aston, Pennsylvania.

nhn-logoAston Township’s Neighbors Helping Neighbors (NHN) is an outreach program whose mission is to assist neighbors in times of need throughout the year with the help of community participation. The program has been setup to give temporary relief to families in Aston Township that have little or no means of support. The families who receive help have fallen on tough times and may be out of work due to injuries or company downsizing. The goal is to help minimize their stress while they are actively seeking gainful employment.


Media Contact – Aston Rebels
Joe DiMarino
Director of Marketing

Media Contact – NHN
Maggie Berry
Program Coordinator

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