Category Archives: Charity

The Fulfilled Wish: Capitals’ Jakub Vrana Met With Ondra, A 13-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Through the Pink Bubble Foundation (Photos)

In September, Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana participated in the ninth-annual charity tournament at the Beroun Golf Resort in Prague for the Pink Bubble Endowment Fund, a non-profit organization in the Czech Republic that helps support children and young adults … Continue reading

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New Limited-Edition Capitals, Wizards, & Mystics Shirts Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Photo: MSE The Washington Capitals, Wizards, and Mystics unveiled new limited-edition T-shirt designs on Wednesday in conjunction with Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) Foundation’s “Feeding the Frontlines” fund to provide meals to heroes in the medical community.

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Alex Ovechkin’s Private On-Ice Lessons from His Office Sell for $38,000 for COVID-19 Relief

Sold for $38,000! A lucky fan won a two-day experience featuring a 30-minute one-timer lesson from Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin‘s office, four tickets to the Capitals game the following day, a signed game-used stick, and much more. This was … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Accepts “All In Challenge” for COVID-19 Relief; Auction Winner Receives Private On-Ice Lessons from His Office

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin accepts the “All In Challenge” by Fanatics, which encourages every athlete, sports team, celebrity, and artist to join the challenge to provide food for those in need during the Coronavirus pandemic. Ovechkin is auctioning off … Continue reading

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2020 Caps Canine Calendar Raises $108,588.31 for Homeward Trails Animal Rescue

Through every purchase of the 2020 Caps Canine Calendar, the Washington Capitals have raised $108,588.31 for Homeward Trails Animal Rescue. Since 2014, the Capitals have raised nearly $540,000 for Homeward Trails through sales of the calendar. Awesome job, Caps fans!

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Voices of D.C. Sports: Local Broadcasters Help to Feed the City Through New Initiative

Photo: @WaltonCaps The Coronavirus pandemic forced all professional sports leagues to be put on hold or suspend their respective seasons. In the DMV, local sports broadcasters are coming together through the initiative, Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the … Continue reading

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Play For a Purpose Online Silent Auction Features Washington Capitals Memorabilia; Proceeds to Benefit Players Against Hate Initiative

Photos: @playforapurpose/Instagram Washington Capitals memorabilia are featured in an online silent auction hosted by Play for a Purpose, a charity hockey event to raise money for the Players Against Hate initiative that increases awareness and stops racism and name-calling by … Continue reading

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Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation Auction Benefits The Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation And The MambaOnThree Fund

Photo: MSE Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation is hosting an auction featuring Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards memorabilia. Specialty items include gear worn by Capitals and Wizards players in tribute the late NBA legend Kobe Bryant. All proceeds will benefit … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom & Radko Gudas Participate In Dreams For Kids D.C. Hockey Clinic (Photos)

On Friday, Washington Capitals‘ center Nicklas Backstrom and defenseman Radko Gudas participated in a hockey clinic with youth from Dreams For Kids D.C. following today’s optional practice at Medstar Capitals Iceplex. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was at the event … Continue reading

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie & His Brand, Warroad Hold The SSC Broomball Tournament To Benefit Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

Photo: @CapitalsPR On Wednesday, Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie and his brand, WARROAD, presented the Super Service Challenge (SSC) Broomball Tournament at Medstar Capitals Iceplex. Oshie is a big supporter of the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and the tournament … Continue reading

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