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The Story of Leopold and the Kellys

A successful first Caps Canines Adoption Day at Homeward Trails included two parents intent on surprising their sons with the best Christmas gift the kids could ask for

by Taryn Bray @tarynbray / WashingtonCaps.com

I'm sure you've heard the saying "If it's meant to be, it'll be." Well, that was exactly what the Kelly family went in to Homeward Trails Animal Rescue thinking Saturday morning.

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Adopt a Dog and Rock the Red

The Caps are set to host their first of several upcoming Caps Canines Adoption Days at Homeward Trails Adoption Center

by Taryn Bray @tarynbray / WashingtonCaps.com

The first ever Caps Canines Adoption Day is on Saturday and if you're in the market for a new dog and sweet Caps merch for said dog - then the place for you to be on, Dec. 8 is Homeward Trails Adoption Center in Fairfax Station, Va.

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Caps to Host First Caps Canines Adoption Day on Saturday, Dec. 8

Caps Canines cared for by Olde Towne Pet Resort supports Homeward Trails Animal Rescue, an MSE Foundation nonprofit partner, through Caps Canines Adoption Days

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

The Washington Capitals will host the first Caps Canines Adoption Day on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. at Homeward Trails Adoption Center in Fairfax Station, Va.

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Capitals Raise More than $131,000 Through Hockey Fights Cancer Campaign

The Washington Capitals, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Leidos Raised $131,003 for four cancer-related charities

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

The Washington Capitals and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Raised $131,003 for four cancer-related charities through their Hockey Fights Cancer campaign in November.

The funds will be split between Flashes of Hope, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

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Capitals Players Visit Virginia Clinic for Hockey Fights Cancer

Nicklas Backstrom, Lars Eller, Brooks Orpik and T.J. Oshie along with mascot Slapshot visited with children undergoing treatment at Pediatric Specialist of Virginia

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

Capitals players Nicklas Backstrom, Lars Eller, Brooks Orpik and T.J. Oshie along with mascot Slapshot visited with children undergoing treatment at Pediatric Specialist of Virginia on Nov. 29. 

They spent time with the patients and passed out hats through Ellie's Hats

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MSE Foundation to Match Giving Tuesday Donations Up to $25,000

In recognition of Giving Tuesday on Tuesday, Nov. 27, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation announced today an online campaign that encourages fans to donate to five nonprofits that serve the Washington, D.C., region

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

In recognition of Giving Tuesday on Tuesday, Nov. 27, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation announced today an online campaign that encourages fans to donate to five nonprofits that serve the Washington, D.C., region.

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Capitals to Host Toy Drive Supported by GEICO Dec. 2

Caps Care toy drive supported by GEICO will benefit The Salvation Army

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

The Washington Capitals are hosting a Caps Care toy drive supported by GEICO to benefit The Salvation Army on Sunday, Dec. 2, when the Capitals host the Anaheim Ducks at Capital One Arena.

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MSE Foundation Announces Hockey Fights Cancer Stick Salute Auction

Capitals to observe moment of silence during Nov. 23 game in honor of campaign

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation will host an auction featuring signed hockey sticks with lavender tape used during a stick salute at the Capitals Nov. 23 game vs. the Detroit Red Wings, autographed lavender player name plates, a team signed Hockey Fights Cancer jersey, and additional items.

Fans interested in bidding will need to download the Handbid app on their iPhone and Android devices or online by clicking here.

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2019 Capitals Canine Calendar Now Available

Proceeds Benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

The 2019 Capitals Canine Calendar is now available for purchase, with 100% of proceeds benefiting Homeward Trails Animal Rescue.

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Capitals Players, So Kids Can Surprise DCPS Elementary School

Holtby, Wilson and Backstrom delivered 75 laptops and 45 tablets that Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation donated as part of the Adopt-a-School Program

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

Washington Capitals players and So Kids Can members Nicklas Backstrom, Braden Holtby and Tom Wilson surprised Washington, D.C.,'s Hendley Elementary on Nov. 20 with the announcement that the school will receive So Kids Can funding at the conclusion of the 2018-19 season. The funding will be used for a So Kids Can and Heart of America Foundation® makeover.

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