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12th Season of HEROS International in Belfast

In early 2007, HEROS founder Norm Flynn watched a documentary film, When Hockey Came to Belfast, and that sparked an idea. The documentary told the story of two young boys […]

HEROS 20th Anniversary

When HEROS established its first chapter in the downtown eastside of Vancouver in 2000 none of the founders or board members were sure where the program would go and how […]

2nd Annual Hockey in the Harbour

We are pleased to announce our second annual Hockey in the Harbour fundraising gala on Thursday September 19 to help us celebrate the kickoff of a brand-new season and the […]

HEROS Honoured by British Military

The 20th anniversary season of HEROS is receiving a lot of recognition in our HEROS community but another anniversary happened this August: the 12th season of HEROS International. Many partners help […]

Volunteer Profile – Darren Matthes

HEROS’ impact stretches beyond Canada’s borders, far across the Atlantic to our International program in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Once a year, a few of our volunteers travel to Northern Ireland […]

HEROS Moves West – Announcing Our New Victoria Chapter

Continuing our 20th anniversary season celebration, our final program announcement for the coming season is that Victoria, B.C. will be our newest HEROS program this fall. Victoria will be home […]

HEROS Regina Keeps Growing

Earlier this summer we announced our new Super HEROS program opening in Regina this fall and we are just as excited to announce the opening of a new Regina HEROS program! […]

Surrey HEROS Are Growing Up – Brand New HEROS Chapter

Since the launch of our Surrey HEROS chapter in 2016 the program has seen attendance and excitement grow year over year. The establishment of this successful chapter couldn’t have been […]

The Platinum Jets

When a group of childhood friends entered university together nearly 40 years ago they had no way of knowing the positive impact they would have on their community. The Platinum […]

Play it Forward

There comes a time in every young Jewish boy and girls life where they celebrate entering adulthood, known as a Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah respectively. It marks the moment […]

Player Profile – Noeally & Thanny

Since its inception the Ottawa HEROS chapter has been seeing double. Noeally and Thanny have confused volunteers and mentors a few times on the ice and it would be easy […]

Good Things Come in Threes! Third Super HEROS Chapter Opening in Edmonton

We would like to congratulate our long time HEROS Ambassador Jay Bouwmeester and the St. Louis Blues for their Stanley Cup victory in June. We’ve got some exciting news for […]