Monumental Foundation News
Monumental Foundation News
MSE Foundation Go Green Night Auction Raises $31,345 for Charity
Funds Benefit Anacostia Watershed Society and Anacostia Waterfront Trust
MSE Foundation Hosts Playworks of Greater Washington DC Junior Coach Leadership Conference
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation hosted Playworks of Greater Washington DC’s Junior Coach Leadership Conference at Capital One Arena on Mar. 1. The conference consisted of 120 fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students from Playworks' Junior Coach (JC) program, which provides students with monthly training focusing on peer leadership and conflict resolution.
NHL Stadium Series 50/50 Raffle Rules
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation - Washington Capitals 50/50 Raffle Official Rules
MSE Foundation Salute to the Military Night Auction Raises Nearly $40,000 For Charity
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation raised $39,945 for the USA Warriors Ice Hockey Program and United Heroes League as part of the Capitals and the 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series Legacy Project.
Capitals Players Host Fort Dupont Cannons and Kids On Ice Program at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
Capitals players Madison Bowey, Brooks Orpik and Devante Smith-Pelly hosted the Fort Dupont Cannons and Kids On Ice program at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for an Official Rink Partner visit driven by AAA and presented the Cannons with a $22,000 check on behalf of Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation made possible by a grant from the Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids Foundation.
Capitals Players and MSE Foundation Host Courage Caps Skating Party for TAPS at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
The Washington Capitals and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation hosted nearly 150 surviving military children and adult loved ones who have found healing through the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) for an event at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Feb. 10.
Caps' Better Halves Gift Basket Auction Raises More than $47,000 for MSE Foundation
The Caps' Better Halves raised $47,900 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation through their annual gift basket auction held at the Capitals game against the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday, Feb. 4.
Caps Better Halves Gift Basket Auction
The Washington Capitals and the Caps' Better Halves are hosting their annual gift basket silent auction on Sunday, Feb 4.
Capitals Players, Elliot Segal Participate in Family Nutrition Program in Conjunction with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC
As part of their So Kids Can initiative, Capitals players Nicklas Backstrom, Braden Holtby and Tom Wilson, along with Elliot Segal from the Elliot in the Morning Show, recently participated in the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC, family nutrition and fitness program at Barnard Elementary School in Washington, D.C.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Playworks of Greater Washington, D.C., Participate in 2018 MLK Day of Service Project at Langley Elementary School
Washington Mystics players Tayler Hill and Tierra Ruffin-Pratt, Capitals alumnus Rod Langway and Wizards alumnus Bob Dandridge participated in a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service project in partnership with Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Playworks of Greater Washington, D.C., at Langley Elementary School in northeast D.C. on Jan. 15.
Capitals Casino Night Raises More Than $302,000 for Charity
Hundreds of Caps fans helped MSE Foundation and the Capitals raise nearly $302,400 for charity at the seventh Capitals Casino Night presented by Leonsis Foundation on Jan. 4 at MGM National Harbor
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, Washington Capitals and Playworks Team Up for Hockey Extravaganza
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation teamed up with Playworks, Washington, D.C., to host its annual “Hockey Extravaganza” at Lasalle-Backus Education Campus in northeast D.C. on Nov. 21.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Hosts Holiday Party for Local Families
The Washington Capitals hosted a holiday party on behalf of Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation for families adopted through the Foundation’s Family-to-Family program on Dec. 15 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va.
Capitals D.C. Skyline Puck Surprise raises more than $15,000 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation
The Washington Capitals raised $15,200 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation through the team’s D.C. Skyline Puck Surprise, which took place at the Caps game against the Colorado Avalanche on Dec. 12.
2018 Caps Canine Calendar Now Available
Calendar sold at Caps home games, online and at Team Stores
DC Skyline Puck Surprise
Stop by the MSE Foundation table behind suites 210/211 at the Caps game against the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday, Dec. 12, for the DC Skyline Puck Surprise. For $40 fans may purchase a package that includes a Washington Capitals “DC Skyline” puck and M&Ms. What’s the surprise? All but five pucks are autographed by a Caps player. If the puck you select is not autographed, Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie will sign it for you personally after the game!
Wizard Girls Participate in Arts Alive! Day at Hendley Elementary School
Wizard Girls Jasmine, LaToya, Nicole and Talene participated in Hendley Elementary School’s Arts Alive! Day on Nov. 9. Arts Alive was the first experiential learning day of the school year for students. Hendley Elementary, located in Ward 8, is the adopted school for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and its teams.
Wizards Host Annual Salute to the Stars Event
In celebration of the NBA’s Hoops for Troops week and in an effort to show their appreciation for the Armed Forces, the Washington Wizards hosted local veterans, active military personnel and their families for the team’s annual Wizards Care Salute to the Stars Luncheon on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.
MSE Foundation and Playworks Host DC Basketball Extravaganza
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Washington Mystics forward Tayler Hill participated in the Playworks DC Basketball Extravaganza at Raymond Recreation Center in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 7. This clinic was held for participants from the Playworks DC girls’ basketball league. Students from Bancroft and Barnard Elementary Schools and LaSalle Backus and Raymond Education Campuses participated in this clinic that focused on dribbling, passing, shooting and defense.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Wizards Host Basketball Clinic as Part of KaBOOM!’s “PLAYce for Kids Day”
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Wizards hosted a basketball clinic featuring forward Devin Robinson as part of KaBOOM!’s “PLAYce for Kids Day” on Oct. 21 at THEARC in Southeast D.C.
Capitals Alumni Sylvain Cote and Paul Mulvey Participate in Power Up DC at Hendley Elementary School
Capitals alumni Sylvain Cote and Paul Mulvey participated in the Power Up DC program at Hendley Elementary School in Ward 8 on Oct. 26.
MSE Foundation Grant Supports Up2Us Sports Coach at Fort Dupont Ice Arena
Twenty-one-year-old Mark Mulligan has been in love with hockey his entire life. The son of a Canadian, Mulligan felt the game in his blood. He dreamed of playing professionally until one day, Mulligan fell backwards going for a check, landing on his head and breaking his back. Though many would hang up their skates after a gruesome injury, not even a broken back could keep Mulligan off the ice. With his playing career over, Mulligan found his next challenge: coaching.
Capitals Players Participate in 2018 Caps Canine Calendar Photo Shoot
Washington Capitals players participated in the 2018 Capitals Canine Calendar photo shoot to benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Oct. 23
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, the Washington Mystics, the WNBA and Spalding Team Up to bring a new court to Hendley Elementary School
The WNBA, Spalding, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Mystics unveiled a new basketball court at Hendley Elementary School on Oct. 17.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, Peter Bondra and Kim Trotz Participate in KaBOOM!’s 3,000th Playground Build
On Oct. 18, more than 400 volunteers from KaBOOM!, THEARC, community partners and surrounding local residents from Ward 8 joined forces to build KaBOOM!’s historic 3,000th playground at THEARC. Washington Capitals alumnus Peter Bondra, Kim Trotz and Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) and Capitals staff participated by assembling equipment, painting storage boxes and laying the rubber playground surface.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Donates Backpacks to Entire Hendley Elementary School Student Body
On Aug. 14, the first day of the 2017-18 school year, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation donated Washington Wizards-branded backpacks and school supplies to every student at Hendley Elementary School in Ward 8.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, Athletes for Hope and Explosive Performance partner to bring Power Up DC to Hendley Elementary School
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, Athletes for Hope and Explosive Performance have partnered to bring Power Up DC to Hendley Elementary School in Ward 8. Hendley Elementary is the adopted school for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and its teams.
Washington Capitals Announce So Kids Can Starting Lineup Auction
Winner to announce the starting lineup in the Caps locker room on Sept. 27
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Washington Mystics Host Flashes of Hope Event at Capital One Arena
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation hosted families affiliated with Flashes of Hope during a Washington Mystics practice on Aug. 23. Flashes of Hope families had a chance to watch practice and enjoyed Happy Meals for lunch courtesy of McDonald’s. Following practice Mystics players Elena Della Donne, Emma Meesseman and Asia Taylor joined the families in a basketball-themed Flashes of Hope photo shoot.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Hosts Staff Service Project at DC Central Kitchen
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) staff members volunteered at DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) on Aug. 29. Hosted by MSE Foundation, this service project allowed staff members to work alongside DCCK culinary job training graduates in the organization’s morning and afternoon Meal Prep programs.