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09/10/2012 4:38 PM EST

Mets Player Meet and Greet for Tuesday's Children

WHAT:                 Tuesday’s Children Meet and Greet

WHO:                   Mets players

                            Terry Sears, Executive Director, Tuesday’s Children


WHERE:               Press Conference Room

                            Citi Field       

WHEN:                 Tuesday, September 11

                            5:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

The Mets will host a players meet and greet for Tuesday’s Children on Tuesday, September 11 from 5:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. in the Press Conference Room at Citi Field. Terry Sears, the Executive Director of Tuesday’s Children, will be available to the media to discuss the organization’s on-going need for funding. Two families who have been coming to Mets events since 2001 will also be available.

The Mets have been supporters of Tuesday’s Children since its inception in 2001, hosting families at games and holding player meet and greets.  Tuesday’s Children is a non-profit family service organization that has made a long-term commitment to every individual impacted by the events of September 11, 2001 and those who have been impacted by terrorist incidents worldwide. Since 2001, Tuesday’s Children has promoted healing and recovery by strengthening family resilience, providing individual coping and life management skills and creating community through programs, mental health support and family engagement opportunities. 

For more information call the Mets Media Relations department at 718-565-4330.

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