Gents Baseball Volunteer at Telethon
Friday, September 1, 2006

The Gents will volunteer
this Labor Day weekend.

SHREVEPORT, La. -- Head coach Ed McCann and the Centenary baseball team will be volunteering on the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday.

Benefitting the local community, the Gents will volunteer from the KTBS 3 studios, located on East Kings Highway in Shreveport.

Televised locally on KPJX 21, all proceeds raised throughout the telethon benefits children and adults who have Muscular Dystrophy in the local area.

For more than 40 years, the Labor Day telethon raises millions of dollars to carry on the fight against more than 40 neuromuscular diseases, including a worldwide program of basic and applied research, a nationwide network of comprehensive medical and support services and extensive professional and public education.