skip navigation

Waukesha County Youth Hockey Association to Receive First Grant From Brianna Decker Endowment Fund

08/22/2019, 8:15am MDT
By USA Hockey

Decker to present grant on September 4

The Waukesha County Youth Hockey Association will receive the first grant from the recently established Brianna Decker Endowment for Girls Hockey through The USA Hockey Foundation.

Endowment Information

A formal presentation will be made by Decker to members of the Association on Sept. 4 at Nagawaukee Ice Arena in Delafield, Wis. Three days later, Decker will be enshrined into the Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame in Eagle River, Wis.

Decker, a two-time Olympian who helped the U.S. to gold at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, grew up playing in the Waukesha County Youth Hockey Association. She has been a key component of the U.S. Women’s National Team program for the past decade, including helping Team USA capture gold on six different occasions at the International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship.

Decker teamed up with The USA Hockey Foundation to create the Endowment with the intent to help increase female youth hockey participation by alleviating costs surrounding ice time, equipment, advertising and marketing, and overall development. The goal is to support 8U and 10U female hockey programs – initially in Decker’s home state of Wisconsin – and eventually nationwide.


More USA Hockey Foundation News

Register For the 2019 USA Hockey Foundation Golf Classic

05/23/2019, 8:30am MDT
By USA Hockey

Save the date: July 29, 2019

Donor Spotlight: The Rothsteins

04/26/2019, 12:00pm MDT
By USA Hockey

Tom & Molly give back to the game they love with the USA Hockey Foundation

USWNT Golden at 2019 IIHF WWC

04/22/2019, 9:15am MDT
By USA Hockey

Gold-medal run full of exciting moments, firsts and milestones, streaks and highlight-reel goals

Tickets on Sale for 2019 Patty Kaz Award Ceremony

02/01/2019, 8:30am MST
By USA Hockey

22nd Annual Award to be Presented March 23 in Hamden, Connecticut

Fator Proud to Sponsor USA Hockey Warrior Classic

10/02/2018, 4:45pm MDT
By Robby Stanley

Third annual tournament for disabled veterans was held Oct. 4-7 in Las Vegas

|

Tag(s): Home  Events & News