As we gather around the table with family and friends, we take a moment to give thanks for our health, for our camaraderie, and for our resurging, never-say-die hockey team: the Buffalo Sabres.

Cancer touches everyone. And over the past two years, The 11-Day Power Play and its sister event–The 11-Day Power Play Community Shift have raised a total of nearly $3 million to help fight it.

These continuous 11-day-long games raise critically-needed funds for cutting-edge cancer research and wellness programs at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. They support and improve quality of life for children, adults and families affected by cancer through Camp Good Days. And they grant wishes and amazing experiences to kids with life-threatening illnesses by Make-A-Wish Western New York.

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The 11 Day Power Play continues to raise millions of dollars for cancer research. (Courtesy of Bill Wippert)