Special Thanks

The Hockey Helpers would like to thanks the following people for their efforts in making this project a success.

  • Ken DeBolt, Director of Athletic Communications
  • Megan O'Connor, Athletic Communications
  • Ann Brink and Laura Millerd, Business Office of Hobart & William Smith Colleges
  • Mark Gearan, President of Hobart & William Smith Colleges
  • Mike Hanna, Hobart College Athletic Director
  • Todd Lindner, Webmaster
  • Catherine Pillsbury and Dana Spencley, Wounded Warrior Project
  • Mark Taylor, Hobart Head Hockey Coach
 Sponsors
  • Lewis Gross of Sports Management (NJ) for funding foundation t-shirts and hats for the hockey team, and signed items from NHL players for the golf outing
  • Matt Kypla of Williams Trading (CT) for funding foundation t-shirts and hats for the hockey team
  • Phil McCarthy of Breakaway Sports (CO) for producing foundation t-shirts and hats for the hockey team
  • Pike Construction for Home Makeover
  • PopTops Sportswear for producing jerseys for Camouflage Night
  • List of Donors for Camouflage Night (See February 15th Press Release)
  • Rochester Amerks (AHL) and Rochester Knighthawks (Indoor Lacrosse) for contributions to the WWP
  • Bill Maxwell Family for Bill Maxwell Award
  • Old Time Hockey for producing foundation hats
  • Syracuse Chiefs (AAA Baseball) for contributions to the WWP
  • Philadelphia Phillies (MLB) for donating items for Syracuse Baseball auction
  • Detroit Tigers (MLB) for donating an item for Syracuse auction
  • Tim Hortons of Geneva, NY for the season long challenge
  • Walmart of Geneva, NY for sponsoring Golf Outing with a grant
  • Jerry Dwyer of Daltile (CT) and John Fergurson (CT) for donating the Mark Messier signed jersey, David Wright signed picture, Eli Manning signed picture, and the Hansen Brothers signed picture for the golf auction
  • Boston Bruins, New Jersey Devils, and the Buffalo Sabres of the NHL for donating items for the golf auction
  • The following wineries (NY): 3 Brothers, Dr. Franks, and Belhurst for donating gift baskets for the golf auction
  • HBO for donating various items for Syracuse game and golf auction
  • Itech and Warrior Sports for donating items for golf auction
  • Ronnies Ceder Inn (Geneva, NY) for sponsoring beverages at the golf outing
  • Clifton Springs Country Club and Antigua for helping in the golf outing and golf shirts
  • HWS School Store for donating gifts for golf auction
  • Baxter Foundation (CT) for providing a grant for foundation sweatshirts for the hockey team
  • Easton Sports for helping in producting sweatshirts in the sweatshirt drive
  • UPS (Geneva, NY) for paying for the shipping during the Toy Drive
  • First Niagara Bank for donations to the WWP and the American Legion (Geneva, NY) in Hockey Helper name
  • McKie's Sports (Syracuse, NY) for WWP jerseys and producing sweatshirts
  • Athletes for a Better World for donation to the WWP in Hockey Helper name
  • New Jersey Devils Youth Hockey Club for donation to WWP in Hockey Helper name