5050 Central & Variety, the Children’s Charity Ontario...
Date: Aug 16, 2017
Toronto, ON – June 16, 2017: 5050 Central Ltd. (“the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc. (FAN-TSXV), is pleased to announce that the Company has reached an agreement with the Hamilton Bulldogs Foundation, the associated charity of the Hamilton Bulldogs of the Ontario Hockey league and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League.
The agreement will see the Hamilton Bulldogs Foundation implement 5050 Central’s digital raffling platform to execute 50/50 raffles at all Tiger-Cats home games at Tim Hortons Field and Bulldogs home games at FirstOntario Centre.
The mission of the Bulldogs Foundation is to enrich the lives of children and youth in the Greater Hamilton Area through the assignment of tickets, cash donations, and gifts in kind. By doing so, it aims to promote the creativity of interactive programs involving education, physical fitness and personal well-being.
The Foundation’s main purpose is to strengthen and broaden the base of the Hamilton Bulldogs community support by providing funds to non-profit community groups and by supporting educational and community programs.
“5050 Central is proud to be providing the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Hamilton Bulldogs with a 5050 fundraising technology that will in turn translate into increased funding to support local charities and community initiatives,” said Jason Little, VP of Business Development of Gaming Nation.
ABOUT GAMING NATION INC.:
Gaming Nation Inc. (TSXV-FAN) provides technology and information platforms to the sports and entertainment industry. The company's platforms include 5050 Central, a digital real-time raffle system, BD Sport Group, providing in-stadium betting in the UK football market, and sports information websites Fantasy Guru, FantasyGuruElite and Pick Nation.
For more information visit, www.gamingnationinc.com
Contact: Scott Secord, President and CEO 416‐479‐3873
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ABOUT 5050 CENTRAL LTD.:
5050 Central Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc., is a digital raffle software system that drives consumer participation in raffle events while providing accountability to the raffle process. The 5050 Central system digitally captures every transaction while providing updated real-time raffle information to display devices located throughout the venue. Tickets are sold to fans through tablet kiosks and mobile hand-held devices, creating an effortless data collection system providing faster sales transaction, longer selling periods, accountability and substantial increases in average raffle proceeds. 5050 Central boasts some of sports' most iconic brands as clients, with partners across the sports landscape including MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA, MLS, NLL, CFL & EFL as well as several NASCAR events, PGA tournaments and NCAA institutions.
For more information visit, www.5050central.com