kings-ice65985.jpgThe Hockey Education Reaching Out Society is “empowering children on ice”.  This National program is delivered in Edmonton through BGCBigs.

“HEROS is an exemplary model when it comes to youth enrichment and grassroots hockey programming in Canada. We are a proud supporter, and commend their enduring commitment to providing hockey opportunities for children in Winnipeg.”

Kenneth Martin Jr, NHL Vice President of Cause Marketing

The Beverly area in Edmonton is one of the city’s oldest neighbourhoods. It’s also the site of HEROS fourth program which commenced in the fall of 2007.  The families in this community are working hard to make healthy life choices and dream of a brighter future for their kids.  Through programs like HEROS, BGCBigs is helping vulnerable kids build self-esteem and life skills.

Click here to read an awesome success story that was possible because our HEROS!