December 10, 2014 - Valley Gives Day
We will be participating in the 2014 Valley Gives event! The Valley Gives is a 24-hour celebration of generosity during which thousands of donors can give to their favorite nonprofits in Western Massachusetts. The nonprofit organizations with the most unique donors after 24 hours will be rewarded with grants from a prize pool consisting of up to $225,000.
Help us as we compete in this special event against other nonprofit organizations in the Pioneer Valley by donating to our cause! Donations can be made on December 10th through the Valley Gives website, or can be scheduled in advance beginning on December 1st.
For more information about this event and how to donate please visit www.valleygives.razoo.com/giving_events/VG14/home.
April 24-25, 2015 - IceStars4WW Hockey Tournament & Ice Show
Join us for our annual main event. The weekend kicks off Friday April 24th with a Hockey Tournament featuring many of New England's strongest Men's Military/Civil Service teams.
On Saturday afternoon, a parade will be held in Amherst, MA. All groups who would like to come out and show their support are welcome to participate! Past participants have included Olympians, Paralympians, Miss Massachusetts, UMass sports teams, and many more.
We close Saturday evening with an Ice Show, where Olympians, World Class. and International skaters will perform along with various Synchronized and Theatrical groups. During the show, a Rose dedication will be held on the ice to honor our fallen soldiers, as well as veterans and serving military members.
Olympians who have participated in our past events:
2010 Mirai Nagasu
1980 Mike Botticelli
1972-76-80 Jim Dietz
1988 Sharon Jewell
1992-96 Rodney Smith
2006 Kimmie Meissner
1992-98 - 2002 Todd Eldredge
2014 Ashley Wagner
2014 Marissa Castelli
2014 Simon Shnapir
1976 Gary Piantedosi
1976 Keith McCormick
1976 John Matthew
1976 Andrew Larkin
* 2012 Paralympian Rob Jones
So come join us and show your support in what is sure to be an exciting weekend!
Tickets for this event will go on sale in February 2015.
Check this space for updates as we get closer to the event date.
What's Going on @ IS4WW
Paralympian Rob Jones with Miss Rhode Island Cara Lustig at 2013 Ice Stars for Wounded Warriors hockey tournament.