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Jewsbury and Zizzo to visit the Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center 1 August (1:30 – 2:30 p.m.)

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Chris Metz (503) 553-5433 , cmetz@portlandtimbers.com
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Portland Timbers Media Advisory
Timbers midfielders Jack Jewsbury, Sal Zizzo to share soccer with medically fragile children Wednesday

WHAT: Portland Timbers midfielders Jack Jewsbury and Sal Zizzo will visit children and families at the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center on Wednesday to participate in soccer-related activities as part of the center’s day camp program Camp PLAY.

The Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center is a long-term care nursing facility for kids with chronic health conditions. The visit by Jewsbury and Zizzo comes during Sports Extravaganza Week for Camp PLAY, a special program designed to meet the unique needs of the residents and provides them with typical childhood experiences.

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 1:30-2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center, 830 NE 47th Ave., Portland, OR 97213

Parking is available in the parking garage located off NE 47th Ave. or in the front lot of Providence Child Center. The lobby for the Providence Child Center is accessible at the turn around in the front parking lot.

WHO: Timbers midfielders Jack Jewsbury and Sal Zizzo, children and staff at the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center

CONTACT:
Jean Marks
Providence Health & Services
(503) 215-6433
jean.marks@providence.org

Chris Metz
Portland Timbers
(503) 553-5433

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Chris Gluck

I have been covering the Portland Timbers and Major League Soccer, as a community blogger/analyst for the Columbian Newspaper, since June, 2012. Since then my involvement in soccer analysis has expanded to include participating in the Regional Emmy Award Winning Soccer City PDX TV Show (Comcast Sports Northwest). My unique analytical approach has been published in Europe and presented at the World Conference on Science and Soccer 2014. I also appear regularly as a co-host on Rose City Soccer Show and the Yellowcarded Podcast. You can find my work on PossessionwithPurpose.com, PTFC Collective and Prost Amerika.