Monumental Foundation News
Monumental Foundation News
CAPS' BETTER HALVES GIFT BASKET AUCTION RAISES MORE THAN $51,000 FOR MSE FOUNDATION
The Caps' Better Halves raised a record $51,950 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation through their annual gift basket auction held at the Capitals game against the Edmonton Oilers on Friday, Feb. 24.
MSE Foundation to Host Caps Better Halves Gift Basket Auction on Feb. 24
The Washington Capitals and the Caps’ Better Halves are hosting their annual gift basket silent auction on Feb 24. The themed gift baskets will contain some of the players’ favorite things, autographed items and jerseys. All proceeds from the auction benefit Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Playworks Washington, D.C., Participate in MLK Day of Service Project at Bunker Hill Elementary School
Washington Capitals alumni Sylvain Cote and Rod Langway participated in a Martin Luther King Day of Service project in partnership with Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Playworks Washington, D.C., at Bunker Hill Elementary School in northeast D.C. on Jan. 16.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Donates $5,300 to the Tucker Road Youth Hockey Program
The Washington Capitals announced today Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation’s donation of $5,300 to the Tucker Road Youth Hockey Program. The Tucker Road Youth Hockey Program, more commonly known as the Ducks, play out of Tucker Road Ice Rink in Fort Washington, Md., which was destroyed by a fire on Jan. 4.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Washington Capitals host skating party for TAPS families
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Washington Capitals American players Taylor Chorney, Matt Niskanen, Brooks Orpik, T.J. Oshie, Zach Sanford and Nate Schmidt hosted nearly 130 children and adults assisted by Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) for a skating party at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Dec. 22.
Mystery Mini-Helmets raises more than $18,000 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation
The Washington Capitals raised $18,200 for Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation through the team’s Mystery Mini-Helmets, which took place at the Caps game against the Ottawa Senators on Jan. 1. The fundraiser featured 455 mini-helmets that were signed by various Capitals players and sold for $40 each.
Mystery Mini-Helmets Fundraiser to take place on Jan. 1
All but five mini-helmets are autographed by a Caps player. If the mini-helmet you select is not autographed, Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson will sign it for you personally after the game!
MSE Foundation to host Wizards Memorabilia Auction on Dec. 30.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation is hosting an in-game Washington Wizards memorabilia auction on Handbid at the Wizards game vs. Brooklyn on Friday, Dec. 30.
Capitals Casino Night Presented by Leonsis Foundation Raises More Than $280,000 for Charity
More than 400 fans helped Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Capitals raise nearly $285,000 for charity at the sixth Capitals Casino Night presented by Leonsis Foundation on Nov. 29 at the Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel in Arlington, Va.
MSE Foundation to Launch In-Game Washington Wizards Memorabilia Auctions
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation will launch in-game Washington Wizards memorabilia auctions on Handbid, a native app that empowers users to bid on auction items using a mobile device, online or with a tablet during events, at the Wizards game vs. San Antonio on Saturday, Nov. 26.
2017 Caps Canine Calendar On Sale Now
Calendar sold at Caps home games, online and at Team Stores
Capitals Host Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Night
MSE Foundation Auction Raises More Than $125,000 for Charity
Capitals to Participate in Hockey Fights Cancer Campaign
Capitals to Participate in Hockey Fights Cancer Campaign
Starting Lineup Auction Raises More Than $2,500 for So Kids Can
On Sunday, Oct. 9, the winner of the So Kids Can Starting Lineup auction, presented by Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Elliot in the Morning Show, announced the Capitals’ starting lineup prior to the team’s game against the New York Islanders. The auction raised $2,550 for So Kids Can.
Washington Capitals Announce So Kids Can Starting Lineup Auction
Winner to announce the starting lineup in the Caps locker room on Oct. 9
Nov. 29 Capitals Casino Night Tickets Now Available
Capitals Casino Night tickets are now available. Capitals Casino Night will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at the Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel. The event benefits Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and features gaming with Capitals players, a raffle, a silent auction and a live auction.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation hosts families affiliated with Flashes of Hope during a Washington Mystics practice on Aug. 16.
Flashes of Hope families had a chance to watch practice and enjoyed lunch courtesy of McDonald’s. Following practice Mystics players Natasha Cloud and Ivory Latta joined the families in a basketball-themed Flashes of Hope photo shoot. Prior to the photo shoot, the families had chance to meet members of the team and play on the Mystics court.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS & NEW ORLEANS NATIVE KELLY OUBRE LAUNCHES T-SHIRT CAMPAIGN & UNITED WAY PARTNERSHIP TO BENEFIT FLOOD RELIEF EFFORTS IN LOUISIANA
Washington Wizards guard Kelly Oubre announces the first of a series of projects to benefit flood relief efforts in his home state of Louisiana. Starting Monday, Sept. 26, all proceeds from the sale of the limited edition t-shirt line, available only online at Teespring.com, will go to United Way of Southeast Louisiana’s Flood Relief Fund to assist in long-term recovery. The two-week campaign comes in the wake of the region’s heavy flooding in mid-August, where thousands of Louisiana residents were displaced from their homes and jobs.
Capitals Players To Take Over Nando’s PERi-PERi Saturday, Sept. 17, to Benefit MSE Foundation
Washington Capitals players Andre Burakovsky, Lars Eller, Stanislav Galiev, Nate Schmidt and Tom Wilson will “take over” the new Nando’s PERi-PERi in Arlington, Va., on Saturday, Sept. 17, from noon to 7 p.m,. All sales within the 11 a.m.-9 p.m. time frame that day will benefit Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation.
MSE Foundation Partners with DC Central Kitchen for Staff Service Project
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) staff members volunteered at DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) on Aug. 31. Hosted by MSE Foundation, this service project allowed staff members to work alongside DCCK culinary job training graduates in the organization’s morning Meal Prep program.
MSE Foundation Hosts Book Drive to Kick Off Partnership with Hendley ES
MSE Foundation and the Washington Capitals, Mystics, Valor and Wizards have adopted Hendley Elementary School in Southeast Washington, D.C., for the 2016-17 school year. MSE Foundation is hosting a book drive to kick off the partnership, and fans are encouraged to participate by making a donation.
Capitals Players Present $23,405 So Kids Can Donation to Horton’s Kids
Donation Will Help Hundreds of At-Risk Kids Start School with the Resources and Support Needed to Succeed
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Washington Mystics host annual Dreams For Kids basketball clinic
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation sponsored the Washington Mystics’ annual free basketball clinic with Dreams for Kids DC on Aug. 11 on the main court of Verizon Center.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation partners with Living Classrooms and the Anacostia Waterfront Trust for a service project at Kingman Island
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) Foundation partnered with Living Classrooms of the National Capital Region and the Anacostia Waterfront Trust for a service project at Kingman Island in northeast Washington, D.C., on July 25.
Washington Mystics and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation team up with Hope for Henry at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
On June 28 the Washington Mystics and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation teamed up with Hope for Henry to visit 20 children at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment hosts more than 500 volunteers for PricewaterhouseCoopers Community Service Day
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) hosted more than 500 volunteers from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) for PwC’s Community Service Day to pack lunches for the Capital Area Food Bank Weekend Bag Program at Verizon Center on June 17.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Leveling The Playing Field Partnership Helps Expose Thousands to Hockey
Through its collection program with Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Capitals, local nonprofit Leveling The Playing Field collected more than 1,600 items from October 2015-March 2016, ranging from helmets and sticks to jerseys and skates and beyond.
Capitals Alumni Exhibition Jersey Auction
The Washington Capitals and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation will host a jersey auction on Handbid featuring game-worn, autographed jerseys from its Alumni Exhibition game taking place during the 2016 Prospect Development Camp on June 29.
The Washington Mystics Stand With Orlando
The Mystics are holding a special auction this week for fans to bid on these game worn shirts with proceeds benefiting the OneOrlando Fund.
#RockTheRainbow Caps T-shirts
The Washington Capitals and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation are teaming up to raise money for the You Can Play Project.