Provide boys and girls in Evanston and neighboring communities the opportunity to learn to play hockey in a diverse program that is rooted in skills development, sportsmanship, outstanding coaching, leadership skills, strong character development and camaraderie.
Did You Know?
Evanston Hockey is an NHL Hockey is for Everyone grant recipient. Hockey is for Everyone grants support programs that provide opportunities for youth participants in underserved or marginalized communities, helping them develop important life skills that transcend the game.
"Hockey is a powerful force that helps young people build character, foster positive values and develop important life skills,” said Gary Bettman, NHL Commissioner. “As a Hockey is for Everyone program, Evanston Youth Hockey Association provides a supportive and inclusive environment where boys and girls can make friends, get active and become a great teammate on and off the ice."
Evanston Hockey has been a leader in the area of diversity since the 1960s and it is an honor for the National Hockey League to recognize our program.