2021 Skate for Scholarships

Skate for Scholarships graphic, skate, bike, run, walk, all for a great cause

Skate for Scholarships is a peer-to-peer multi-sport fundraising event that aims to provide inner-city children with a quality education. This event is made possible in partnership with our friends from the Chicago Gay Hockey Association (CGHA). All proceeds benefit the Inner-City Education Program. How to Participate Join us by becoming a Participant! It is easy to …

Giving Tuesday 2020 Fundraiser

Posted on November 23, 2020
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Giving Tuesday is December 1, 2020, a global day of giving. Please consider donating to our cause. The Inner-City Education Program has been providing low-income, inner-city girls and boys opportunities for a better future through hockey and educational programs for 17 years. Your contribution will make an impact, whether you donate $5 or $500. Every …

Founder Brad Erickson Skates 52 Miles for Scholarships

Brad skates down bike path

Story by Annie Sheehan “It’s a dream, really.” These are the words Brad Erickson uses to describe the Inner-City Education Program, an academic scholarship organization for low-income hockey players he founded in 2003. The organization added a hockey club and mandatory tutoring component in 2015, and has now grown to serve multiple communities in the …

2020 Skate for Scholarships Fundraiser

Skate for Scholarships Fundraiser Graphic

The 2020 Skate for Scholarships fundraiser is Saturday, September 12th and hosted by our friends from the Chicago Gay Hockey Association (CGHA)! Full details at https://go.rallyup.com/cgha How Skate for Scholarships works: On Saturday, September 12, 2020, CGHA players will join friends and loved ones for a socially-distant skate, run, or walk around the city of …

Bid on 2020 ICE Bowl Player Worn Autographed BOWLING Jerseys

Posted on March 1, 2020

Auction for Autographed Custom Blackhawks Bowling Jerseys! Now is your chance to bid on one-of-a-kind Chicago Blackhawks custom bowling jerseys! These player-worn jerseys are autographed and come with certificates of authenticity. They were designed with the help of Brent Seabrook for the 2020 Brent Seabrook Blackhawks ICE Bowl charity event held on March 1st. This …

Video: 2018 Brent Seabrook Celebrity Ice Bowl

Photo of bowling ball with Chicago Blackhawks logo pins in background and hashtag ICE Bowl

In conjunction with Olympic Gold-Medalist and 3-time Stanley Cup Champion Brent Seabrook and the Chicago Blackhawks, the Inner-City Education (ICE) Program was proud to host the 2018 Brent Seabrook Celebrity ICE Bowl. This year’s ICE Bowl raised over $190,000 This incredible event was fun for fans of all ages and offered the chance to be around …

Video: 2017 Brent Seabrook Celebrity ICE Bowl

2017 ICE Bowl event poster artwork

In conjunction with Olympic Gold-Medalist and 3-time Stanley Cup Champion Brent Seabrook and the Chicago Blackhawks, the Inner-City Education (ICE) Program was proud to host the 2017 Brent Seabrook Celebrity ICE Bowl. This year’s ICE Bowl raised over $175,000 This incredible event was fun for fans of all ages and offered the chance to be around …

Elina Cassell Fashion Show Benefiting ICE Program

Photo of Elina Cassell fashion designer

In collaboration with Elina Casell-Hjalmarsson, the ICE Program cordially invites you to the launch of her Season 1 fashion line; Elina Casell. This incredible evening includes: Exclusive viewing of Elina’s product line, modeled by the wives and girlfriends of the Chicago Blackhawks Ability to purchase any items from the Elina Casell line Unlimited premium drinks …

Video: 2016 Brent Seabrook & Chicago Blackhawks Celebrity ICE Bowl

2016 ICE Bowl event poster artwork

In conjunction with Olympic Gold-Medalist and 3-time Stanley Cup Champion Brent Seabrook and the Chicago Blackhawks, the Inner-City Education (ICE) Program was proud to host the 2016 Brent Seabrook Celebrity ICE Bowl. This year’s ICE Bowl raised over $150,000 This incredible event was fun for fans of all ages and offered the chance to be around …