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Kids 'N Community Foundation Donates $166,000

Tuesday, 04.24.2007 / 2:28 PM ET / News
By Terrell Williams
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Kids \'N Community Foundation Donates $166,000

Spring and summer grants bring annual giving total to $374,000

RALEIGH, NC—Doug Warf, Community Relations Manager for the Carolina Hurricanes and Executive Director of the Carolina Hurricanes Kids ‘N Community Foundation, announced today that the Kids ‘N Community Foundation has completed its spring and summer grant process, donating $166,000 to 11 different local charitable organizations that benefit the children of the Triangle. The Kids ‘N Community distributed $208,000 in grants to 13 different organizations during the fall/winter cycle, bringing the annual total to $374,000 for 24 different charitable organizations.

The biggest recipients of grants from the Kids ‘N Community Foundation during this cycle were the Miracle League of the Triangle and the Raleigh Youth Hockey Association. The Miracle League allows kids with any handicaps the opportunity to play baseball with a team. The Raleigh Youth Hockey Association received funds for full and partial scholarships for underprivileged players at all skill levels.

Other organizations benefited from Kids ‘N Community donations included Children’s Flight of Hope, Neighbor to Neighbor, SEEDS, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, PLM Families Together, Tristan’s Quest, Inc., Johnston County Arts Council, Easter Seals United Cerebral Palsy North Carolina and April’s Angels.

The Carolina Hurricanes Kids ‘N Community Foundation provides much needed funding to children’s charities and education programs throughout North Carolina. With ongoing support from annual special events and the corporate community, the Foundation has funded scholarship programs, youth hockey, educational and literacy efforts, children’s health programs, the arts and other children’s related initiatives. Annually, the Foundation provides cash and in-kind contributions of over $1 million to charitable and educational programs in North Carolina, such as Wake County Communities in Schools, Danialle Karmanos’ Work it Out Program, YMCA of the Triangle Area and the Boys and Girls Club. Every member of the Hurricanes organization is actively involved in community activities. The Hurricanes take great pride in the ability to have a positive impact in our state.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 x - MTL 76 47 21 8 200 169 102
2 x - NYR 74 47 20 7 226 172 101
3 TBL 76 46 23 7 244 198 99
4 PIT 75 41 23 11 207 188 93
5 NYI 76 44 27 5 230 211 93
6 DET 74 40 22 12 216 201 92
7 WSH 75 40 25 10 218 186 90
8 BOS 75 37 25 13 199 195 87
9 OTT 74 37 25 12 216 199 86
10 FLA 75 34 26 15 186 205 83
11 PHI 76 30 29 17 198 219 77
12 CBJ 75 36 35 4 207 232 76
13 NJD 75 31 32 12 167 192 74
14 CAR 74 28 36 10 173 202 66
15 TOR 76 28 42 6 198 244 62
16 BUF 75 20 47 8 144 254 48

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
E. Staal 69 21 28 -11 49
J. Faulk 74 15 32 -17 47
E. Lindholm 73 16 21 -19 37
J. Skinner 69 18 13 -21 31
V. Rask 72 11 20 -11 31
R. Nash 68 8 17 -10 25
N. Gerbe 70 7 17 -13 24
J. McClement 74 7 13 -3 20
A. Nestrasil 46 7 13 4 20
J. Staal 38 4 16 -7 20
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 20 21 5 .911 2.40
A. Khudobin 8 15 5 .903 2.62