tn IMG 6519The 4th Annual Hamilton Fire Fighters Charity Hockey Tournament took place on October 25 and 26 at Mohawk 4Ice Centre in Hamilton.  Teams of First Responders, Corrections staff, Border Secruity & college students participated in 5 divisions of exciting and entertaining hockey.  While the action on the ice was tn IMG 6488the draw, the big deal of the tournament was the fundraising for Food4Kids!  Since 2014, over $40,000 has been raised to support this local charity that benefits so many children in our community.  With the help of TANDIA Financial Credit Union (who have donated $30,000 since 2015 to this event) tn IMG 6538and another $10,000 this year,  and with all of our other incredible supporters, the Charity Tournament raised $20,000 this year!  That will help 50 children in Hamilton for a whole year!  Special thanks to those teams that gave back a little extra after the tournament.  You all have made a difference!

Thank you to all of the corporate supporters who donated to help with this fundraiser.  Thank you to all teams and players who registered and participated.  The event doesn't happen without the countless hours from volunteers.  Whether you were a timekeeper, helping set-up, providing support before, during or after, you are appreciated!  We cannot do this without you! THANK YOU!

TOURNAMENT RESULTS
'A' DIVISION CHAMPS - HFD FRIENDStn IMG 6531
WOMEN'S DIVISION CHAMPS - TORONTO FIRE
'B' DIVISION CHAMPS - TORONTO FIRE
'C' DIVISION CHAMPS - WINDSOR FIRE
'CC' DIVISION CHAMPS - TSDC WEST WOLVES

SPECIAL THANKS to all of our corporate supporters including TANIDA Financial Credit Union, Elk Lake Wildnerness Resort, Clif Bar, Twist Performance & Wellness, H. Williams Jewellery, SilverBirch Media, Starfield Lion and USANA. Not to mention all who donated prizes to the raffle.  Thank you!!  The goals we make to help Food4Kids can't happen without your support.

Click here for the 2018 Hamilton Fire Fighters Charity Hockey Tournament photo gallery

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tn IMG 6259It was another amazing week of fundraising for Food4Kids and Hamilton FoodShare as Tim Hortons donated $168,000 from Smile Cookie sales in Hamilton to these two great causes! HPFFA members got in on the action and treated themselves while helping raise funds!

Click here for the HPFFA Smile Cookie photos

tn IMG 6213Bayfront Park was again host to the Strides for the General 5km run/walk & 10km run fundraiser for the Hamilton General Hospital Foundation on September 15.  Team HPFFA was out in full force to participate with family and friends to help raise funds for a great local Hamilton cause!