Category: Giving Back

Burns Brings Goals & Dreams to San Jose

By: Chris Lomon

Brent Burns is always willing to work overtime in support of Goals & Dreams & Defending the Blue Line

November 27, 2015

Beleskey Gives Back in Barrie

By: Chris Lomon

Matt Beleskey donated goalie equipment to his hometown through the NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund

November 23, 2015

Nielsen A Hockey Ambassador

By: Chris Lomon

Frans Nielsen is excited with the growth of hockey in Denmark and proud to be among the small number of Danes in the NHL

November 16, 2015

Price Is Right For Williams Lake BC

By: Chris Lomon

Carey Price recently donated $10K worth of hockey gear to the children of Williams Lake, BC

November 2, 2015

Visa and Movember put ‘Mo fun’ in unique fundraising campaign

By: NHLPA Staff

Digital campaign puts fundraisers in the game with NHL players; Visa will donate $10 for donations made with Visa Checkout.

October 29, 2015

Moulson Visits Roswell Park

By: Chris Lomon

Matt Moulson takes time to bring joy to the staff and patients of the Roswell Park Cancer Institute

October 23, 2015

NHLPA Presents Charity Fashion Show

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA will present a unique evening of style and philanthropy with the NHLPA Charity Fashion Show. The event will benefit the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation and five local charities.

October 22, 2015

Bozak Gives Back in Toronto

By: Chris Lomon

Tyler Bozak showed off his skills in the kitchen preparing meals for kids at the Yonge Street Mission

October 20, 2015

ANNUAL HOCKEY FIGHTS CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN BEGINS OCT. 19

By: NHLPA Staff

The 17th annual Hockey Fights Cancer™ campaign, a joint initiative between the NHL and NHLPA, invites fans to join the fight, Oct. 19 – Nov. 13, 2015.

October 19, 2015

Putting Things In Perspective

By: Chris Lomon

Bringing smiles to the faces of patients from the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario is immensely rewarding for Bobby Ryan

October 13, 2015

Goals & Dreams Donates to Pioneer Park Hockey Program

By: Ryan Parker

The NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund donates 25 sets of equipment to Kitchener, Ontario school program

October 2, 2015

Stepan is a Hometown Hero

By: Chris Lomon

The Rangers star is an inspiration to the people in his hometown of Hastings, Minnesota

September 23, 2015

Subban Makes Montreal Proud

By: Chris Lomon, Ryan Parker

PK Subban pledges $10 million to Montreal Children's Hospital in largest philanthropic donation by an athlete in Canadian history

September 16, 2015

Sedins' Assist ‘Clubhouse 36’ in Surrey, B.C.

By: Ryan Parker

Though they have been members of the Canucks their entire careers, it is not just hockey that defines Daniel and Henrik Sedin’s relationship with Vancouver.

September 15, 2015

Simmonds Is Committed To HIs Community

By: Chris Lomon

'Wayne's Road Hockey Warriors' & NHLPA Goals & Dreams partner to help the Flyers forward give back to his hometown of Scarborough, Ontario

September 4, 2015

Gazdic Is Happy to Help

By: Chris Lomon

Whether it’s a summer hockey camp, or supporting children with cancer, Luke Gazdic is always on-hand to help

August 21, 2015

Adams Helps Tackle ALS

By: Chris Lomon

Craig Adams & his wife Anne are using their personal connection to ALS to continue to advocate & work for increased support & awareness

August 20, 2015

Gallagher’s Charity Game A Hit

By: Chris Lomon

Brendan Gallagher is a charitable man & his recent celebrity softball game raised funds for Shriners Hospital of Children – Canada

August 18, 2015

NHLPA gift to support concussion research announced at See the Line

By: NHLPA Staff

Western University announced today that the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) is making a challenge gift of $500,000 to support concussion research at Western. The announcement was made at See the Line – an annual day-long event focused on concussion research and awareness held at Western University in London.

August 12, 2015

G&D 15: Watson Lake, Yukon

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA members David Booth, B.J. Crombeen and Mike Smith took the Goals & Dreams program to the children of Watson Lake, Yukon in Canada's north

August 4, 2015