News Release

Monday, December 20, 2010

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
(757) 668-7554
Greg.Lampman@chkd.org

David Wright hosts Vegas Night to benefit CHKD

VIRGINIA BEACH – David Wright, New York Mets third baseman and Chesapeake native, will host a Vegas-style charity event for Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) on January 14, 7:30 p.m., at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.

General admission includes cocktails, heavy hors d’oueuvres and dessert with a live and silent auction and casino gaming (craps, roulette, blackjack and horse racing). Guests also have the option to purchase tickets to participate in the poker tournament, with a chance to play at a table with Wright. General admission tickets are $150 each; tickets for admission and participation in the poker tournament are $300.

For more information, call (757) 668-7070 or visit www.chkd.org/davidwright.