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HEROS International 2018

The countries of Ireland and Northern Ireland are filled with many wonders and each have a rich cultural heritage that people around the world identify with. It also has a […]

Announcing Super HEROS

“I’m a HERO, I’m a hockey player, I belong.” This is the Super HEROS mantra, the newest program from HEROS Hockey located in Calgary. Super HEROS provides a safe, welcoming, […]

HEROS Volunteer Profile – Tony Wray

Tony Wray’s day job may be as a Speech Pathologist for the Toronto District School Board, but his positive impact reaches well beyond the classroom. Tony began his journey with […]

HEROS Player Profile – Nicholas Wilson

Friendships, opportunities, and motivation – that is what HEROS Hockey means to Nicholas Wilson. He is a successful young man with a story that’s inspiring to many. His single mother […]

Hockey In The Harbour Fundraising Gala

Join us in supporting HEROS at our gala fundraising dinner following our second annual HEROS participants ball hockey event and harbour tour. What: Fundraising dinner and HEROS ball hockey event […]

Sven Scores for HEROS

Sven Baertschi has been an Ambassador for HEROS dating back to the start of his NHL career in Calgary, and more recently with the Vancouver Canucks. Sven has spent lots […]

Help HEROS help more Canadian children

Voting has started for the Aviva Community Fundraising Grant and  HEROS needs your votes!! FUNDRAISING GOALS:To create a free ice hockey and off-ice mentoring support program for at risk youth in […]

The true meaning of resiliency

The HEROS program (Hockey Education Reaching Out Society) is an initiative that launched in Vancouver, Canada in 2000 and has since expanded across the country. HEROS has engaged over 7200 boys […]

Celebrating Canadians

Canada Day is a day for Canadians to plunk down on sidewalks and watch the parades.  It’s a day to acknowledge all those before us who have worked to give […]

From Mentee to Mentor: A HEROS Success Story

The HEROS program (Hockey Reaching Out Society) is an incredible cross-Canada initiative supporting youth in at-risk neighbourhoods, but it is about so much more than just hockey.  HEROS is about […]

Willie O’Ree Weekend for HEROS

Four of our very own HEROS recently had the great opportunity of attending the Willie O’Ree Weekend in Philadelphia.  This was the 17th consecutive year that HEROS boys and girls […]

Helping Kids Reach Goals

This article is originally published here. What gets lost with many goals, is that teamwork made them happen. With the encouragement of Constable Sue Crawford from the bench, 11-year-old Myrina took […]