OAKLAND, Calif. – The Golden State Warriors announced today that Filipino-American rapper and record producer Apl.de.Ap will participate in the team’s fifth-annual Filipino Heritage Night, presented by Cache Creek Casino Resort, on Saturday, November 10 against the Denver Nuggets at Oracle Arena (7:30 p.m.). Apl.de.Ap, a member of the world-famous and Grammy-winning group The Black Eyed Peas, will participate in a postgame Q&A session and discuss his Filipino heritage, his career and his interest in basketball.
Fans can purchase a special Filipino Heritage Night ticket for as little as $19, which includes a seat in the Filipino Heritage Night section and a limited edition Filipino Heritage Night t-shirt. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket sold will be donated back to support local Filipino charities as well as the Apl.de.Ap Foundation’s We Can be Anything campaign.
Groups of 15-or-more are eligible for additional savings and will have their name recognized on the scoreboard during halftime, among other extra benefits. For full details and to purchase tickets to Filipino Heritage Night, presented by Cache Creek Casino Resort, please visit www.warriors.com/filipinoheritage.
The Apl.de.Ap Foundation (ADAF) is committed to helping the children of the Philippines reach their educational and entrepreneurial potential through the building of classrooms in strategic, economically depressed communities and in providing curriculum that teaches students the basics of computer language and skills. This on-going project has already seen the building and opening of three schools in the Southern Philippines with additional classrooms to be built in the next few years. For more information about ADAF and ways that you can help, please visit https://www.facebook.com/Apl.de.Ap.OFFICIAL on Facebook or email Ted I. Benito (ADAF President) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on the Golden State Warriors 2012-13 season, presented by Kaiser Permanente, visit warriors.com.