When You Read, You Score! presented by Velcro Companies is a summer reading program that encourages children and teens to read over the summer months so they may avoid the "summer slide" and maintain skills they've learned over the previous academic year. Children and teens who participate in summer reading programs show an increase in vocabulary scores on standardized testing and an increase in comprehension scores. In fact, reading just four books over the summer can prevent summer learning loss.
The Boston Bruins Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that assists charitable organizations that demonstrate a commitment to enhancing the quality of life for children throughout New England.
Bruins Academy offers a number of youth hockey programs throughout the year for kids of all ages. Develop your skills and bring your game to the next level through programs that create a strong ice hockey foundation with a focus on leadership, teamwork, and fun.
Being a great player is more than just physical work. At Bruins Academy, we know that school is also an important part of hockey development, because you learn to think critically and develop strong mental skills. Take part in a number of programs like our Curriculum, School Assembly Program, and many more.
BFit's mission is to encourage movement and promote healthier living throughout New England. Boston Bruins pledge to use their expertise in professional strength & conditioning, nutrition, physical therapy, and community as a platform to bring fitness to everyone in the community. Why fitness? Not everyone is a professional hockey player, but everyone can agree on the importance of health, wellness, and exercise.
Hockey Fights Cancer is an initiative founded in December 1998 by the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players' Association to raise money and awareness for hockey's most important fight.
Heart Health Night presented by Tufts Medical Center
On January 30, 2018 the Boston Bruins teamed up with the American Heart Association as Tufts Medical Center presented the 12th annual Heart Health Night. Children and adults affected by heart disease were in attendance and all in-game fundraising benefited the America Heart Association.
The Boston Bruins are proud to show their appreciation for the men and women who serve as First Responders. On Tuesday, February 27 the Bruins honored these members within the community at First Responders Night during the Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes game at TD Garden.