skip navigation

Anonymous $60K donation made to Walker Youth Hockey

02/10/2016, 1:30pm CST
By Al Buczkowski

As reported in The Pilot-Independent, an anonymous donor has gifted $60,000 to Walker (MN) Youth Hockey that the program’s president says will be used for "years to come" on a host of improvements ranging from equipment for youth programs to Zamboni upkeep, in addition to bolstering its financial aid program.

[Read the full Pilot-Independent article]

The non-profit organization and Sport Ngin partner has led the way in making the game more accessible for kids in northern Minnesota by offering free hockey and use of equipment for players 9 and under, and free hockey to all players 10 and under who have never been part of an association.

“I’m pleased I could support an organization that does so much for youth and our community,” the anonymous donor is quoted in the story.

Those community efforts mentioned by the donor also include Walker Youth Hockey’s S.K.A.T.E. program (Skaters Keep Achieving Through Education). Launched in 1993, the initiative strives to encourage, support, and reward youth hockey players who commit themselves to their schoolwork while enjoying the sport of hockey.

Visit Walker Youth Hockey at http://www.walkeryouthhockey.com


Learn More

Just like Walker Youth Hockey, youth sports organizations everywhere have partnered with Sport Ngin to help reclaim valuable time, stay connected, and manage every aspect of their program.

Here are just a few of those stories:

AutoIce reduces scheduling hassles, saves money

Building a united soccer army with the Sport Ngin Network

Soccer webmaster makes full use of platform


See Sport Ngin in action

Schedule some time with a Sport Ngin representative to get a free quote or arrange a personal demo. Want to get started right away? Contact your Sport Ngin Representative at 1-888-379-1035.


Discuss on the Community Forum  //  Share or Tweet
    Al Buczkowski

    About the Author

    Alan Buczkowski is a copywriter in the Sport Ngin marketing department with a background in sports journalism. He brings the trends, topics, and inspirational stories from the world of youth sports to Sport Ngin Community.

    Email Alan a Comment or Idea

    Tag(s): News