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Philadelphia Flyers & Snider Hockey Founder, Ed Snider, passes away at age 83.

Bid on exclusive items and one-of-a-kind experiences such as chartered golf trips, concerts, Philadelphia sports games with added experiences, etc. All proceeds from the auction benefit Snider Hockey programming.

Over 35 Snider Hockey students travel to Colgate University for three days of hockey and learning.

Snider Hockey hosts 2017 NHL Willie O'Ree Skills Weekend.

Flyers Alumni Association pledges $2 million to support construction of a future ice rink for Snider Hockey.

 

In spring of 2013, Snider Hockey began a partnership with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, in an effort to instill the impNutritionBorder1ortance of health and wellness in our students. With the support of the Alliance, Snider Hockey has been able to deliver nutrition and wellness education at our rinks, as a part of our After School Excellence Program, and at all Snider Hockey summer camps.

It is Snider Hockey's goal to continue to facilitate nutrition education at our rinks, in an effort to help our students develop healthy habits, both on and off the ice. All programming offer by Snider Hockey is fact-based and highlights many national nutritional guidelines. Each lesson teaches key messages and behavior goals that are delivered in the form of group discussion, hands-on learning activities, and recipe making. Snider Hockey coaches who deliver nutrition exercises have all been trained by the Alliance.

 

Curricula that have been used in Snider Hockey's nutrition education programming thus far include:

  • Food & Fun After School, developed by the Harvard School of Public Health
  • Up For The Challenge, a Health, Fitness, and Nutrition Curriculum offered by the 4-H/Army Youth Development Project

Snider Hockey is constantly working with the Alliance to offer new and engaging nutrition programming at our rinks. For more information on other healthy initiatives that Snider Hockey is a part of, visit the Nutrition Resources page.

About Our Founder

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Ed Snider was an iconic entrepreneur and true visionary in the sports and entertainment industry...

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Contact Us

Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation
3601 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA  19148

Programs: 215-952-5271
Development: 215-952-4125
E-Mail: info@sniderhockey.org

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