Giving Back

After the buzzer | Filip Forsberg

By: Chris Lomon

How Filip Forsberg get his kicks, connects with his fans and communities, and why is he happy to be horsing around – so to speak?

6 days ago

Jake Allen honours New Brunswick roots

By: Chris Lomon

Whether it’s on his goalie masks or through his charity work, Jake Allen is proud to share his love for New Brunswick.

September 19, 2019

Hospitality on tap as Renous hosts Hockeyville

By: Ryan Parker

Sometimes the greatest things come in the smallest packages. In the case of Kraft Hockeyville 2019, that absolutely applies to the host community of Renous, New Brunswick.

September 19, 2019

Dillon, BD4 hockey camp teaching more than a game

By: Chris Lomon

It’s rather fitting that Brenden Dillon supports the charity HEROS.

September 5, 2019

Shaw, Ducky Brand aim to help public mental health care affordability

By: Chris Lomon

For Andrew Shaw, Ducky Brand Apparel is far more than just a fashion statement.

September 3, 2019

Zucker family and community celebrate community impact

By: Chris Lomon

When Jason Zucker first met Tucker Helmstrom in 2015 during a team visit University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital, they bonded immediately.

August 29, 2019

Phaneuf nets NHLPA G&D hat trick

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to helping make hockey goals and dreams a reality, Dion Phaneuf, along with an assist from the NHLPA and its players, has the magic touch.

August 28, 2019

My Top 5 | David Backes

By: Chris Lomon

Along with his wife Kelly, David Backes continues to be one of sport’s biggest advocates for animals.

August 27, 2019

Barzal on Bear's skills camp: If I could spend a month there, I would

By: Chris Lomon

For the Indigenous youth, the hockey camp in Ochapowace First Nation affords them the chance to dream big. For Mathew Barzal, it’s a chance to make lifelong connections.

August 13, 2019

Ben Harpur Big Game a big success for Niagara youth

By: Chris Lomon

The Ben Harpur Big Game was the ideal way for Harpur to give back to his community.

August 1, 2019

Smashfest surpasses million-dollar mark in eighth year

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA-supported Charity Ping-Pong Challenge, in the name of concussion and rare cancer research, hit new heights as Patrick Eaves earned a fifth straight title.

July 26, 2019

Smashfest eyes milestone mark in eighth year

By: Chris Lomon

Eight years. Two charities. One-of-a-kind. Smashfest is on the cusp of a very impressive milestone.

July 25, 2019

Toews leading by example

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to his contributions on the ice, Jonathan Toews always leads by example. He's no different when he's making a difference to future generations.

July 17, 2019

Fellow players rally for Foligno, pediatric care

By: Chris Lomon

“I learned from my parents… you try to leave the world a better place than when you came into it.” Nick Foligno is doing precisely that.

July 15, 2019

Marner's passion inspires, gives back through off-ice assists

By: Chris Lomon

What’s changed about the Mitch Marner that Laura Stacey knew from their high school days? Not one thing.

July 9, 2019

Dominic Moore to host eighth annual Smashfest July 25

By: Media Release

The eighth annual Smashfest® Charity Ping-Pong Challenge hosted by Dominic Moore will take place Thursday, July 25 at Steam Whistle Brewing in Toronto.

July 4, 2019

Mental health, conservation causes at the heart of Ladd family efforts

By: Chris Lomon

There’s no question Andrew Ladd’s annual fishing charity event will make a big difference for two worthwhile charities. The only question mark? Seeing if he can convince a former teammate to get up close and personal with a sturgeon.

July 4, 2019

A little rain couldn't dampen Cam's Carnival

By: Chris Lomon

When you host a charity event, there are certain things that are far beyond your control. Just ask Cam and Natalie Atkinson.

June 20, 2019

Eller gives back to Danish roots through hockey scholarship

By: Chris Lomon

Over the past few years, Lars Eller has thought about how ways he could give back to his hometown.

May 14, 2019

NHL, NHLPA celebrate off-ice heroes during teacher appreciation week

By: NHL.com, William Douglas

The NHLPA and NHL are grateful for teachers and are proud to support them through our Future Goals STEM education program.

May 7, 2019