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Coronavirus Tracker: Association to Give Hockey Equipment to Needy Families

July 31, 2020

Current updates on association response to the global COVID-19 crisis, along with a roundup of conference, travel and business news and information.

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The National Hockey League Players’ Association, in conjunction with the National Hockey League and other partners, launched a program to help families who have been financially affected by COVID-19 get their children back into the rink.

The Hockey Equipment Relief Program will distribute more than 7,000 sets of equipment throughout Canada, including $2 million of hockey gear contributed by partner organizations.  Hockey is a particularly expensive sport, frequently involving travel to faraway rinks and specialty equipment.

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