Tazon Latino I Benefits Hispanic Community

Tazon Latino I Benefits Hispanic Community

Coors' donation to Cuban American National Council promotes development of Hispanic leaders


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Miami, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–January 29, 2007–Coors Brewing Company will donate $1,000 to the Cuban American National Council, the Miami-based non-profit organization, for each touchdown scored during the first Tazon Latino I (Latino Bowl I) presented by Coors Light(R). Coors will present a check to the charity after the game. The funds will support the Cuban American National Council’s leadership development program.

“Strong leadership is the key to furthering the goals of the Hispanic community,” said Rafael Fantauzzi, director of Hispanic corporate relations at Coors. “Coors’ donation will support the Hispanic community by promoting the development of leaders in Miami and nationwide.”

“For over two decades we have engaged students and upcoming community leaders in developing comprehensive leadership skills,” said Guarione M. Diaz, president and chief executive officer of the Cuban American National Council (CNC). “CNC believes that leaders who care for others, share strong ethical values and understand diverse communities will rise to the challenges of today’s America. As we face this global and complex 21st century, we thank Coors for its vision in supporting leadership programs in our community.”

Tazon Latino I is the first-ever flag football game between Hispanic celebrities and ex-NFL players and will air nationally on Telemundo Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007 at 5 p.m. EST/PST. The game will be hosted by Telemundo personalities Karim Mediburu and Alejandro Blanco.

Some of the game participants include Marcus Allen, Anthony Munoz, Eric Dickerson and Fuad Reveiz. Musicians Frankie J and Don Omar will perform live at the game. The game will be filmed at the NFL Experience outside the Dolphins Stadium on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2007.

For a chance to win tickets to attend Tazon Latino I, tune into Mega 94.4 FM in Miami or visit participating retailers for more details. Must be 21 to enter. No beer purchase required. Void in California and where prohibited.

About Coors Brewing Company

Coors Brewing Company is a subsidiary of Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP)(TSX:TAP). It is the third largest brewer in the U.S. The company’s U.S. brands include Coors Light, Molson Canadian, Coors, Killian’s Irish Red, Keystone, Blue Moon, Coors NA and Zima XXX. For more information on Coors, visit the company’s Web site, http://www.coors.com/.

Tazon Latino I Benefits Hispanic Community