Angels groundskeepers to hold 15th annual Canned Food Drive

WHO: The Angels' Groundskeepers will host their 15th annual Thanksgiving Holiday Canned Food Drive from Friday, November 20th thru Sunday, November 22nd at Angel Stadium of Anaheim (weather permitting). All proceeds will benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in the fight against hunger during the holiday season.

WHAT: Fans will have the opportunity to step up to the plate at Angel Stadium and take a swing for the fences.

Donations of three cans of non-perishable food or $2 will be good for one swing against a pitching machine with a maximum of 20 pitches per participant. A donation of two canned food items or $1 per pitch will allow fans to test their pitching skills in the bullpen. Fans will also have the opportunity to shag fly balls in the outfield for a donation of $25 for 30 minutes.

The Angels will provide bats, balls and helmets.

The Angels Clubhouse Attendants will also provide a tour of the Clubhouse for a donation of $20 for adults and $15 for children.

WHEN: Friday, November 21st from 8 a.m. - 12 noon.

Saturday, November 22nd & Sunday, November 23rd from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

WHERE: Participants will enter Angel Stadium through Gate #1 and proceed to the Field Level.

MISC: Those who are unable to attend, but would like to make a monetary donation, may send checks to: Second Harvest Food Bank, 8014 Marine Way, Irvine, CA 92618 or visit their website at