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Wild Donations

The Minnesota Wild receives several hundred requests for memorabilia, player appearances, and speaking engagements from organizations each month. We wish it were possible to honor all of them since most are very worthwhile causes. Please know that all requests are given serious consideration. Due to the high volume of requests we receive, the following guidelines must be followed to assure fairness.


Request Eligibility
  • You are a non-profit organization located in the state of Hockey (Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North and South Dakota). Exceptions are made on a very limited basis.
  • Your organization supports or benefits youth hockey, underserved youth and their families, medical related causes, or educational initiatives in the state of Minnesota
  • Your request is for fundraising purposes only - raffle, live or silent auction. The Wild donation program exists to aid non-profit organizations raise funds through the sale of donated items at a fundraising event.
  • Your event is at least six (6) weeks from the day you submit your online application.

Requests related to the following are INELIGIBLE to receive donations:

  • Awards, prizes and incentive programs. Donations are for fundrasing purposes only.
  • Requests for operating expenses and other monetary donations
  • Individuals or individual pursuits, fraternal, labor or political groups
  • 3rd party fundraising (walks/runs/fundraising teams, etc.) or organizational campaign

Memorabilia is limited to one request per organization during the Minnesota Wild fiscal year (7/1-6/30).


Application Process

ALL DONATION REQUESTS MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH THE ONLINE APPLICATION. FAXES, EMAILS, PHONE CALLS, AND MAILED SUBMISSIONS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED.


Processing Your Request

Donations are mailed at least 2 weeks before the item is needed for the event.

Considerations for donations include: type of event, non-profit status, projected proceeds raised, past donations, beneficiary (i.e. medical related causes, youth hockey in the state of Minnesota, and educational initiatives).

All decisions made by the Minnesota Wild Community Relations Department are final.


Donation Request FAQs

Unfortunately, due to the number of requests we receive, we need a six-week time frame to fulfill requests. We appreciate your understanding and hope you will consider involving the Wild in your future fundraising activities.

Donation requests will typically be sent out two weeks prior to the date the donation is needed.

No, unfortunately we are unable to have merchandise that is forwarded to us autographed. Due to the high volume of requests that we receive, we are unable to fulfill this type of request.

Minnesota Wild players receive hundreds of letters from fans each year. Each player is responsible for opening and replying to letters from their fans. The Minnesota Wild cannot guarantee that all letters will be responded to. Additionally, Minnesota Wild organization and players are not responsible for returning any items sent.

Players can receive fan mail by sending letters to:

Minnesota Wild
Attn: (Player's Name)
317 Washington Street
St. Paul, MN 55102

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