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HEROS Scores an NHL Hat-trick

April 7, 2016 HEROS is excited to announce that for the third consecutive year, a HEROS participant has been named winner of the prestigious NHL/Thurgood Marshall Scholarship. Prasanthan Aruchunan is […]

Kids get big life lessons from the game of hockey

January 7, 2016 | Valerie Fortney | Calgary Herald He was a kid with few prospects, getting into trouble with the police as he flirted with gang life. He was […]

HEROS’ Nick McCurdy Speaks to US Congress

March 24, 2015 | Aarti Pole | Global News Calgary’s Nick McCurdy first Canadian to get NHL scholarship Calgary teen Nick McCurdy is speaking before U.S. Congress on Captiol Hill. He’s the first Canadian […]

NHL announces 2015 NHL/Thurgood Marshall Scholarship recipients at hockey caucus

March 25, 2015 | NHL Public Relations | NHL.com All three youth hockey recipients part of NHL’s Hockey Is For Everyone initiative NEW YORK – The National Hockey League and the Thurgood Marshall College […]

HEROS Take on Washington

The National Hockey League is extremely proud to participate in two initiatives that foster education on and off the ice,” said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. “We believe that hockey can […]

HEROS Participant: First Canadian Recipient of the NHL/Thurgood Marshall Academic Scholarship

 NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE® AND THURGOOD MARSHALL COLLEGE FUND ANNOUNCE 2014 ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS Fort Dupont Ice Hockey Club’s Devan Abercrombie and HEROS Program’s Nicholas McCurdy Each Receive Four-Year College Scholarships Both Recipients […]

Edmonton’s Finest

Mark Milner is one of the original Edmonton volunteers for HEROS. He received Volunteer of the Year award from Boys & Girls Club of Edmonton. He is constantly driving and organizing for […]