Pens Goaltender Funds Playground & Provides Needed Supplies for Local Children Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and his family today celebrated the grand opening of a state-of-the-art children’s playground at the Sto-Ken-Rox Boys & Girls Club in the McKees Rocks area of Pittsburgh. Fleury, a three time Stanley Cup champion… Read More
Dates & Enhancements Released for Baseline Testing Program Pittsburgh, PA – The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and UPMC Sports Medicine are once again teaming up to offer the Heads UP Pittsburgh program, an innovative concussion awareness and baseline testing initiative for young athletes in the Pittsburgh region. Registration begins May 12,… Read More
Pittsburgh, PA – The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation hosted the Pittsburgh premiere of Smurfs: The Lost Village in partnership with actor Joe Manganiello on Thursday, March 16 at the Hollywood Theater in Dormont. Seven non-profit organizations attended the event including the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Pittsburgh & West Virginia, Jameson’s Army,… Read More
The Pittsburgh Penguins have a dual role for “Going Green” this St. Patrick’s Day when they face off against the New Jersey Devils. In honor of the Irish-themed holiday, Penguins players will wear commemorative green jerseys during pregame warmups in an effort to raise funds for the Penguins Foundation’s youth… Read More
Pittsburgh, PA – The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation hosted their annual Penguins Charity Night on Sunday, March 5 during the Penguins home game against the Buffalo Sabres, raising a record-setting total for the Penguins Foundation and Mario Lemieux Foundation thanks to the generous contributions of the team’s fan base. Just over… Read More
NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation & PPG Support Local Hockey Rink as Part of 2017 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series Legacy Project
Pittsburgh, PA – As a legacy to the 2017 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™, the National Hockey League (NHL®), Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation, and PPG held a ceremonial check presentation at the outdoor game, donating $100,000 to the South Park Ice Skating Rink, a local outdoor rink in Allegheny County. “There’s… Read More
Pittsburgh, PA – NHL Centennial Fan Arena, the NHL interactive traveling fan experience, visited Pittsburgh on February 24-25 as a PreGame experience leading into the Pittsburgh Penguins Stadium Series game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Heinz Field. During the opening hour of PreGame at NHL Centennial Fan Arena, the NHL… Read More
The Mighty Penguins, Pittsburgh’s Sled Hockey Team, will be at the NHL’s Centennial Fan Arena event located in the Stage AE parking lot on Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25 from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm collecting used hockey equipment in conjunction with the League’s “Recycle the Game” initiative.
Pittsburgh, PA – On February 16, key representatives from Dunkin’ Donuts, including local store managers, presented a check for $5,255 to the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation prior to the Penguins’ game against the Winnipeg Jets. The $5,255 total was the result of a recent one-day promotion by Dunkin’ Donuts in partnership… Read More
With funds collected on game nights from the 50/50 Raffle, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation will donate $527,400 to local 501c3 charitable organizations through the first phase of grant distribution.