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Staal Family Foundation Suite

Carolina Hurricanes alternate captain Jordan Staal and his wife, Heather, created the Staal Family Foundation suite to give children battling cancer and their families the opportunity to experience a hockey game in a 12-person, all-inclusive luxury suite. Jordan personally purchases the suite for each Hurricanes home game, and each child receives a Staal Family Foundation t-shirt.

Who Qualifies

To be eligible for the Staal Family Foundation, a family must:

  • Know a child who is currently battling cancer or has battled cancer
  • Ensure that the complimentary tickets are used by the child and his or her family and friends
  • Be able to provide their own transportation to and from PNC Arena

All-Inclusive Suite

The 12-person, all-inclusive suite includes the following:

  • 12 suite tickets to the game
  • Three (3) VIP parking passes
  • Light food and beverage
  • Private bathroom

If your organization or family wishes to be in the Staal Family Foundation suite for a night, please send your request to communityrelations@carolinahurricanes.com. In your request, please include a description pinpointing how you adhere to the qualification standards. Generally, we only allow a child and his or her family to be in the Staal Family Foundation suite once during the season.

True Defenders

Carolina Hurricanes American-born defenseman Justin Faulk created the True Defenders program, which provides a full game-night experience for military service groups and their guests.

Each group receives:

  • VIP suite experience with food and beverage provided by Buffalo Brothers, PDQ, Pepsi and R.A. Jeffreys
  • True Defenders gifts personally designed by Hurricanes alternate captain Justin Faulk
  • A meet-and-greet with Faulk

For more information about the True Defenders program, please contact Jamie Walton at jamiew@carolinahurricanes.com.

Scott's Superheroes

Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Scott Darling created Scott's Superheroes to allow organizations with a focus on children with disabilities and/or critical illness to receive the opportunity to experience a hockey game in a 12-person, all-inclusive luxury suite. Scott personally purchases the suite for half of the season, and each guest receives a Scott Darling poster. 

Who Qualifies

To be eligible for Scott's Superheroes, an organization must:

  • Serve children with disabilities and/or critical illness
  • Be a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization in good standing with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Ensure that 100% of the complementary tickets are used by those receiving services, their guardians, or those responsible for carrying out the services
  • Be able to provide their own transportation to and from PNC Arena

All-Inclusive Suite

The 12-person, all-inclusive suite includes the following:

  • 12 suite tickets to the game
  • Three (3) VIP parking passes
  • Light food and beverage
  • Private bathroom
  • Scott Darling posters

If your organization wishes to use the Scott's Superheroes suite for a night, please send in your request to communityrelations@carolinahurricanes.com. In your request, please include a detailed description of your organization pinpointing how you adhere to the qualification standards. Generally, we only allow an organization to utilize the Scott's Superheroes suite once during a season.

Me Fine Foundation Suite

Carolina Hurricanes ambassador and alumnus Erik Cole partnered with Me Fine Foundation to allow families with children battling critical illness the opportunity the opportunity to experience a hockey game in a 12-person, all-inclusive luxury suite. Erik personally purchases the suite for the season.

Who Qualifies

The Hurricanes work directly with Me Fine Foundation to identify families to attend games.

All-Inclusive Suite

The 12-person, all-inclusive suite includes the following:

  • 12 suite tickets to the game
  • Three (3) VIP parking passes
  • Light food and beverage
  • Private bathroom

For more information, please contact Laura Fazzina at lauraf@carolinahurricanes.com.