Very proud to announce the fundraising total from this year’s 24 Hour Charity Challenge for the Matt Cook Foundation was over $54,000! That brings the total funds raised to date from this event to over $170,000! Incredible! This is an amazing result from our friends from Edges Professional Skating Instruction. A big thank you to… Read more »
Edges Professional Skating Instruction, in partnership with Superskate Advanced Hockey Development Association and the Canadian Athletic Club, are proud to announce a fundraising event with proceeds going to the Matt Cook Foundation. The 24-Hour Charity Hockey Game will kick off at: 6 PM, April 1, 2016 CAC Arena- 14645 – 142 Street, Edmonton, AB Click… Read more »
On October 22 Phaymis Records is holding a fundraiser for the Matt Cook Foundation. All the details are right here! You can also visit their Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/876076522427158/ Thanks so much to Rodney from Phaymis Records and the outstanding artists for thinking of the foundation!
When Terry Fox Day arrives every year we look back to the incredible journey of Terry and his quest to cross Canada to change the world. And for those of us who knew Matt Cook it is a day of reflection for another incredible human being who fought hard to leave the world better than… Read more »
The Edmonton Examiner wrote an article about the 24 hour hockey game. Learn about what an inspiration Matt was to the hockey and cancer community. Read it here
Here is a two page spread on Matt from January 23, 2013. Thank you so much to the Edmonton Sun for this inspiring story. Edmonton SUN1 Edmonton SUN2
Thanks to Alberta Midget Hockey League, and the four host clubs, CAC, SSAC, MLAC, and KC for planning and hosting Matt Cook Night on November 16, 2010. John Sexton, Global TV Sports did a great job as master of ceremonies for the night and close to $28,000 in proceeds from the silent auction, corporate sponsors,… Read more »
The Bonnyville Pontiacs retired Matt Cook’s jersey #23 at a special ceremony held on December 15, 2010. Visit the Bonnyville Pontiacs website for details. A bus load of Matt Cook supporters made the trip, dueling a major winter storm to witness the event live. The Pontiacs also hosted a silent auction with proceeds being donated… Read more »
Watch the ATB Financial Charity Shootout at CTV Edmonton’s Rink of Dreams on January 31. Cheer on Dave Mitchell, CTV Sports Director challenging weatherman Josh Classen in a shootout to win up to $15,000 for the Matt Cook Foundation. Visit the CTV website for more information.
Visit this link to view the tribute video to Matt Cook on Vimeo.