Lightning ABSOLUT auction for LGBTQ+
Lightning ABSOLUT auction for LGBTQ+ www.Bolts.Givesmart.com and will end on Thursday, June 25 at 5:30 p.m. The winner of the team-signed ABSOLUT bottle must be 21 years or older and the auctions will benefit local LGBTQ+ non-profit charities via the Lightning Foundation.
Additionally, on Friday, June 26 at 10 a.m. the Lightning Foundation will be selling a limited number of Pride mystery pucks which will also benefit local LGBTQ+ non-profit charities. The wrapped Pride pucks are either signed by a current Lightning player or contain a notice that the fan has won a team-signed item. For every mystery puck sold, Florida Blue will make a $20 donation to Metro Inclusive Health, a non-profit organization providing Tampa Bay with quality health and wellness services that are inclusive, relevant and supportive. The mystery puck sale can be found at www.Bolts.Givesmart.com.
The Lightning were slated to host their fourth annual Pride Night, presented by ABSOLUT, on Thursday, March 12 against the Philadelphia Flyers at AMALIE Arena but the game was postponed for the NHL pause.
Since the early 1980’s, Absolut vodka has been supporting the LGBTQ+ community. It is our firm belief that a colorful, diverse and respectful world is something to strive and work for. Everybody should be able to be exactly who they are. To celebrate originality, Absolut Rainbow naturally contains Absolut Vodka Original.
Absolut’s commitment for the future is one that never stops progressing. At the heart of this commitment is an ongoing dedication for not only doing what’s right for the planet – but also what’s right for its people, including celebrating LGBTQ+ communities all year long. To help do this, Absolut has teamed up with global non-profit and LGBTQ+ media advocacy organization GLAAD on a multi-year partnership to support GLAAD’s work accelerating acceptance for LGBTQ people and provoking dialogue that leads to cultural change every day.