Ford Ice Center is the proud home of the Nashville Predators Amateur Hockey Association (NPAHA) and is committed to growing hockey; the youth house league is designed for male and female players, ages 5-18, of all skill levels. This recreational league provides participants the opportunity to develop individual and team hockey skills in a fun, relaxed environment.
Ford Ice Center is looking for corporate sponsors for each Nashville Predators Amateur Hockey Association House League Team. All proceeds benefit the Ford Ice Center Scholarship Fund, described below:
Year-long sponsorship of one Ford Ice Center youth hockey house league team
Company name on Jerseys - 72 ice sessions a year
Company name included in all scheduling collateral
End-of-Year wall plaque
Recognition on the Ford Ice Center Scholarship Fund "Corporate Supporters Wall" in main FIC concourse
Private one-hour long Ford Ice Center Free Skate with complimentary skate rental
Benefits for sponsor's employees
One (1) Free Skate and skate rental for each employee and their family
Special Rate for a company outing/Holiday Party
Investment: $2,500/year (tax deductible)
Where does the money go?
The Ford Ice Center Scholarship Fund annually distributes need-based grants (valued at $500 each) to assist hockey players ages 18-and-under with their NPAHA youth house league fees. These need-based grants will lay the basis for youth with diverse backgrounds to continue playing hockey, providing a fun, safe and active outlet as they mature and grow into young adults. A $2,500 team sponsorship investment provides five need-based grants to deserving youth candidates.
Each scholarship fund recipient will receive the following, each nine-week season:
18 total ice sessions including games and practices
Equipment rental opportunity
Individual skill development training from USA Hockey certified coaches
Education of team concepts and structures
Guest appearance from Nashville Predators players, coaches, alumni or broadcast personalities
Team jersey with number and socks
Four (4) tickets for the recipient and family to a Nashville Predators game
Nashville Predators postgame on-ice picture of recipient and family