Hats On Sale Starting November 12
WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 6, 2014 – For the second consecutive year, Telos Corporation will serve as the presenting partner of the annual Wizards Courage program established by the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation. Wizards branded Courage hats will go on sale on Nov. 12 with 100% of the proceeds going to Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS).
TAPS is a nonprofit organization that provides ongoing emotional help, hope and healing to all who are grieving the death of a loved one in military service to America, regardless of their relationship to the deceased, geography or circumstance of the death. TAPS offers comfort and care through comprehensive services and programs including peer-based emotional support, case work assistance, crisis intervention and grief and trauma resources. Founded out of tragedy in 1994, TAPS has established itself as the front line resource to the families and loved ones of our military men and women.
Courage hats will be sold for $20 online at www.WashingtonWizards.com and at the Team Store and stands throughout Verizon Center during Wizards home games. There will also be a limited number of autographed Courage hats available for sale at WashingtonWizards.com and the MSE Foundation table located behind section 104 on the main concourse at Verizon Center. Courage hats autographed by select Wizards players will be available for purchase for $50.
In continued support of the MSE Foundation’s military and veterans’ affairs initiatives, the Wizards will host TAPS families at a luncheon provided by Carmine’s restaurant followed by a post-practice meet and greet on Nov. 11. They will have a chance to interact with players and team officials. Media interested in covering the event need to RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov. 10.
About Telos Corporation
Telos Corporation is an information technology leader that delivers solutions that empower and protect the world’s most security-conscious enterprises. The company empowers customers with secure solutions that leverage mobile communication and real-time collaboration and protect their critical operational and tactical systems so they can safely conduct their global missions. Telos offers cybersecurity and information assurance solutions and services, secure network solutions, mission applications, network management and defense capabilities, secure communications, and identity and access solutions. The company serves military, intelligence and civilian agencies of the federal government, allied nations, and commercial organizations around the world. For more information, visit www.telos.com.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation
Monumental Sports &Entertainment Foundation supports the charitable efforts of the professional teams under its umbrella: the Washington Capitals, Mystics and Wizards. MSE is committed to the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area and focuses on the following five pillars to maximize its impact and engagement with the community: youth basketball and hockey, education and scholarship, pediatric health and fitness, military and veterans’ affairs and hunger and homelessness. For more information visit www.MonumentalFoundation.org.