The Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund works daily to make hockey more by enabling Canadian youth to experience the power of play through Canada’s game.Donate
We provided more than 3,306 kids with registration fee funding for the 2023/2024 season.
More than 1,250 of these young players were from the BIPOC community.
Applications are now closed. Please check back to find out about future funding opportunities or register below to receive an email when applications open.
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Meet some of our Assist Fund all-stars
In 2020, the Hockey Canada Foundation introduced the Assist Fund to help families facing financial challenges. To date, over $2 million has been distributed. The need for support to keep kids in hockey is real. Meet a few of the amazing young people the Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund has had the honour of supporting.
After falling in love with hockey, the Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund helped Maxinne Bareng come out of her shell, meet new friends and develop her skills on and off the iceVoir l'histoire de Maxinne
The HCF Assist Fund helped Jay-Paul Thompson strengthen a connection to his family and give back to his community.Voir l'histoire de Jay-Paul
The HCF Assist Fund helped Daisy Cui fall in love with the game, and helped her mother discover a piece of Canadiana.Voir l'histoire de Daisy
The HCF Assist Fund helped Torrie Depatie not only continue to play hockey, but continue to inspire and bring joy.Voir l'histoire de Torrie