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In pictures: The Sons of Ben Help Kick Hunger

Photo by Earl GardnerThe Sons of Ben gathered for their annual winter fundraiser.

Photo by Earl GardnerRaffle tickets by the wingspan helped raise money for the Bernardine Center.

Photo by Earl GardnerThe Union donated many pairs of player-used & signed boots.

Photo by Earl GardnerGuests check out all the items that have been donated.

Photo by Earl GardnerPeople could also bid on silent auction items.

Photo by Earl GardnerThe Langan boys chat up guest host Sébastien Le Toux.

Photo by Earl GardnerSoB president Bill Gusler addresses the crowd.

Photo by Earl GardnerSister Sandra from the Bernardine Center thanks everyone.

Photo by Earl GardnerTim Sosar introduces some of the candidates for the upcoming election.

Photo by Earl GardnerSeba signs a jersey for a fan.

Photo by Earl GardnerOld friends get to catch up in the off season.

Photo by Earl GardnerSigned tifo, booze, signed kits and more got raffled off.

Photo by Earl GardnerMore money was raised by the Red Card-Yellow Card game.

Photo by Earl GardnerSeba and the winner.

Photo by Earl GardnerSeba was one of the big raffle winners…

Photo by Earl Gardner…as was I.

Photo by Earl GardnerMatt Gendaszek tries sneak out with his box of booze.

Photo by Earl GardnerMany thanks to the volunteers who helped out.

For additional photos please check out Earl Gardner’s page.



  1. Seba manages to be the most engaged Union player despite not being on the Union anymore.

    • Earl Gardner says:

      I would love to see him come back in some capacity. I think you couldn’t have a better ambassador for the Union. He wants to be here.

  2. Great to see Seba!

  3. Le Toux: Captain Emeritus.

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