The Jason Spezza Scholarship Fund grants monetary assistance for ice-time or program fees to children that cannot afford to play hockey due to adversity faced in their lives or financial restraints within their family.
Spezza, personally pledged a total of $50,000 for the 2015-16 to 2016-17 to kick start the scholarship fund. He has committed $25,000 more for the 2017-18 season. At the beginning on each new hockey season, Spezza hosts an on-ice clinic for them and enjoys the opportunity to further share his love for the game.
To apply for the Spezza Scholarship Fund, please click here.
Tyler Seguin, started Seguin's Stars in 2013 in honor of his friend Derrek Moseychuk. Over time Seguin's Stars has evolved and Seguin has extended his reach to Boys and Girls Club of Dallas, as well as Big Brothers Big Sisters and After School All Stars. Tyler donates a suite to select home games and alternates between each group. After each game Tyler will meet with the children. It is a first hockey game for many of them.
During the 2016-17 season Seguin donated a multi-purpose ball hockey court to Boys and Girls Club of Collin County. The court is valued at over $70,000 and is a neighborhood favorite.
To learn more about the Boys and Girls Club of Collin County, please click here.
Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn has been an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society since 2013. Benn's Beauties began in honor of a close family friend who lives with the disease. Benn supports with everything from monetary donations to game tickets to event appearances to help raise awareness.
To learn more about the MS Society, please click here.
Defenseman, Stephen Johns, has generously donated four tickets to every home game to military members and their families.
For more information on each organization, click below.
If you have a child or know a child age 0-18 with cancer or a life-threatening illness -- i.e., a progressive, degenerative, or malignant condition that may jeopardize the child's life, Dallas Stars defenseman John Klingberg would like you to apply to be a part of Klinger's Kids presented by Levitz Mattress!
Please submit the application by clicking the "Klinger's Kids Application" link below. Twice a month, Klingberg will sit down with a committee and select recipients for designated games. Recipients will be invited to watch morning skate and receive a tour of the locker room from Klingberg. They will then receive four tickets to attend the game that night and the child will receive a Tempur-Pedic Mattress donated by Levitz. Please note this experience is just for the child and his or her parents.
Once you complete the registration process, you will receive confirmation that we have received your nomination. Please allow four (4) weeks for a response as the committee will only meet twice a month.
Thank you for taking the time to nominate your child. Klingberg is excited to offer this experience! If you have any questions, please email email@example.com.