THE LATEST AND GREATEST INFORMATION ABOUT THE CENTER ICE FOUNDATION
FIRST EVER PICKERINGTON-BASED YOUTH HOCKEY TEAM ANNOUNCED
July 7, 2020
The Center Ice Foundation of Central Ohio and the Prowler Hockey Association are thrilled to announce the inaugural season of the 14U Junior Prowlers Hockey Club!
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND...THE SECOND ANNUAL CENTER ICE SUMMER CLASSIC!
June 9, 2019
Played in Central Ohio over warm July & August weekend (M/S: July 25-26; PW/B/HS/A: August 1-2), this 3 vs. 3 cross-ice format tournament is the perfect opportunity to throw a team together and hit the ice in the off-season!
100% of the proceeds from this tournament will go towards the Center Ice Foundation of Central Ohio's Capital Campaign to build an ice rink in Pickerington.
CENTER ICE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL RETAILER
May 15, 2020
614 Hockey, a Central Ohio-based apparel retailer, will sell limited-edition ball caps & tees, with proceeds benefitting the Center Ice Foundation.
Best known for their partnership with Columbus Blue Jacket, Cam Atkinson, 614 Hockey is about representing the Columbus hockey lifestyle. Their mission is to have stylish and affordable apparel for everyone.
PICKERINGTON ICE-RINK SUPPORTERS’ NONPROFIT STATUS APPROVED
By: Nate Ellis, This Week Newspapers
In hockey, common battle cries are “one shift at a time” and “one game at a time.”
For the Center Ice Foundation of Central Ohio, the task of raising $8 million to bring an indoor facility with two regulation-sized ice rinks to Pickerington has been more like “one skate in front of the other.”
When Violet Township officials didn’t include an ice rink in plans for a $46 million community center -- a project that ultimately was soundly rejected by 82% of voters in May -- a group of parents formed the foundation with hopes of getting a hockey facility built by raising money privately.
CENTER ICE FOUNDATION HOPES LAND DEAL BOOSTS PICKERINGTON ICE RINK FUNDRAISING
By NATE ELLIS
June 25, 2019
Now that a site has been set aside for an indoor hockey facility in Pickerington, a nonprofit group hopes it will help boost its effort to raise $8 million for the project’s construction.
CENTER ICE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE FIRST ANNUAL CENTER ICE CLASSIC
April 5, 2019
Played in Central Ohio over a warm July weekend, this 3 vs. 3 format tournament is the perfect opportunity to throw a team together and hit the ice in the off-season! Four teams in each of 6 divisions (Mite, Squirt, Pee Wee, Bantam, High School & Adult) will be admitted on a first-come basis, with each team guaranteed 4 games (3 game round-robin; consolation & championship games). Click below to learn more and register!
GROUP STARTS FUNDRAISING FOR PICKERINGTON INDOOR ICE RINK
February 2, 2019
A group of youth hockey parents and other local supporters have begun an $8-million-fundraising campaign to bring an indoor hockey facility to Pickerington.