FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Melissa Cipriano 702-326-7548
MIXED MARTIAL ARTS EVENT TO BENEFIT CHILDREN WITH CANCER
Xtreme Couture Present
Round 2: Knock Out
Cancer for Candlelighters Kids
WHAT: Mixed martial arts fight promoter, “Tuff-N-Uff” and Xtreme Couture, which is home to some of the best MMA fighters like Randy Couture and Vitor Belfort will present more than 10 full contact amateur MMA bouts to raise money for children with cancer.
“As MMA fighters, we wear our scars as a badge of honor from the fights we win and lose,” said Ron Frazier, Head Trainer at Xtreme Couture. “These brave children have scars from
their battle against cancer and it is important for all of us to come together as an MMA community to raise money for such a worthy organization to help them win their fight against this disease.”
All proceeds to benefit Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada. Tickets are $25 per person, which includes free food, beverages and a chance to win raffle prizes.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.candlelightersv.org. Please bring an unwrapped toy as a donation to a Candlelighters child.
NOTE: Professional MMA fighters are expected to make an appearance at the event to show their support of Candlelighters and the children and families its supports.
WHEN: Friday, October 14 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Xtreme Couture * 4055 W. Sunset Road * Las Vegas, NV 89118
WHY: With more than 25 many programs, Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada provides assistance for quality-of-life issues that are a large part of the childhood cancer experience, including disease-specific education and emotional support. In certain circumstances, Candlelighters also offers families much-needed financial support. Some of the most vital services Candlelighters provide include: patient advocacy, emergency assistance, travel for treatment, family counseling, survivor scholarships and other programs and services such as meal tickets, hospital visits, toy boxes for out-patient clinics, financial aid guidance, bereavement support and much more.