Registration Open – Game of Throws Charity Cornhole Tournament

Game of Throws Cornhole Tournament with image of Cornhole player throwing

Game of Throws: A Tournament is Coming Inaugural Cornhole Tournament for Charity Grand Prize: $350 cash to winning team of 2 Second Place: 2 pairs of tickets to a Chicago Blackhawks game Why: To raise money for the Inner-City Education (ICE) Program’s ongoing mission to provide academic and hockey opportunities for low-income children that would not …

Meet Volunteer Carla Pentimone

Carla Pentimone bio photo

Why did you become involved with the ICE Program? Mike Young and I have played pick up hockey for a while now. Not only is he a great hockey player, but he is also a great person. Mike gave me a call and asked if I would be interested in joining ICE given my affiliation …

Hat Trick 200 Ride for Charity

Hat Trick 200 Ride for Charity Main Poster

Please support our mission by sponsoring our Founder and Executive Director Brad Erickson in the upcoming Hat Trick 200 Ride for Charity taking place this August. Brad will cycle 200 miles from Chicago to Kettle Moraine, Wisconsin and back in support of the ICE Program with a goal of raising at least $10,000. Your contribution …

Meet Volunteer Tom Chase

Photo of mentor Tom Chase with Mentee Alex Smat at fundraiser

WHY DID YOU BECOME INVOLVED WITH THE ICE PROGRAM? I was looking to get into a coaching / mentorship program that centered around the game of hockey. Having grown up playing the game from a very young age, I was looking to be able to give back and teach fundamentals and spark a passion for …

Welcome New Mentees and Mentors

Posted on December 19, 2018

We are excited to welcome our new mentees and mentors to the ICE Program! Mentees Aleni M. Angelo P. Danna G. Danny P. Nicole V. Rafael V. Viviana P. Mentors Jai S. Jeremy P. Jim B. If interested in joining the team, please visit our Mentor Page.

Letter From Scholarship Recipient Danna G.

Dear Brad Erickson, I am writing a email to you because I want to tell you, thank you for giving me the scholarship. I am very grateful, I have been liking my new school. Here are some reasons why I like my new school, the food is better, the classes help me more since I …