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Come Support Our Sledwings!

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 22, 2024

The 2024 Griff’s Sled Hockey Classic is this weekend, March 22-24 at Patterson and Eagle’s Ice arena. There will be 25 teams- coming from as far away as NYC and Nashville!- competing from 7pm Friday to 2pm on Sunday on 3 ice surfaces- that’s 51 games in total! This is the largest locally run Sled…

GYF Newsletter March 11th

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 12, 2024

week of March 11, 2024 Save The Dates…. March 16: Last Day of the Season // Star Wars Game March 19: Girls Division Year End Banquets March 20: Norris Division Year End Banquets March 21: Patrick Division Year End Banquets March 22-24: Sledwings Tournament March 26: Campbell Division Year End Banquets March 27: Adams Division Year End Banquets August 26: GYF Golf…

GYF Newsletter 3/4/24

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 4, 2024

week of March 4, 2024 Save The Dates…. March 9: Sub pick up @ the rink March 10: Norris Move Up Game- by invite only! March 16: Last Day of the Season // Star Wars Game March 19: Girls Division Year End Banquets March 20: Norris Division Year End Banquets March 21: Patrick Division Year End Banquets March 26: Campbell Division Year…

GYF Newsletter 2/19/24

By griffinsyouthfoundation | February 20, 2024

week of February 19, 2024 Save The Dates…. February 22: Sledwings vs Griffins Game February 22: World Juniors practices cancelled! February 24: GYF Blood Drive- SIGN UP TODAY! February 24: Sub Orders Due! February 25: Norris Division Charity Classic Games March 3: Patrick Division Charity Classic Games March 9: Sub pick up @ the rink March…

New Executive Director

By griffinsyouthfoundation | January 9, 2024

The Grand Rapids Griffins Youth Foundation’s board of directors has named Kevin Langseth as the organization’s new executive director. Langseth, who obtained an MBA from Western Michigan University in 1993, previously served as the director of officiating in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) during the 2021-23 seasons. His 30-year career at the NCAA Division 1 hockey…

Griffins Youth Foundation empowers youth through free hockey and ice-related sports

By griffinsyouthfoundation | December 14, 2023

Maranda came to visit us at the rink! Thanks Maranda and WoodTV for the great video and article on Griffins Youth Foundation! “The Grand Raids Griffins Youth Foundation provides an awesome hockey experience for over 400 kids in our community! Best of all it’s totally FREE thanks to the DeVos Family Foundation!” Read the full article HERE…

Referee’s Corner: Welcome!

By griffinsyouthfoundation | November 13, 2023

Welcome to the GYF 2023-2024 Hockey Season! Greetings Everyone, My name is Casey Brown.  I will be taking on the role as Lead Referee this season.  I am grateful and excited for this opportunity. As we continue with player evaluations, I wanted to thank the refs who have been helping to fill slots for evaluation…

GYF Newsletter 3/20/23

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 20, 2023

week of March 20, 2023 Save The Dates…. March 21: Patrick Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 22: Norris Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 23: Girls Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 27: Campbell Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 28: Adams Division Year End Banquet…

GYF Newsletter 3/13/23

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 13, 2023

week of March 13, 2023 Save The Dates…. March 18: Last day of the Season! // Registration Closes March 21: Patrick Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 22: Norris Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 23: Girls Division Year End Banquet (sign up here) March 27: Campbell Division Year End Banquet…

GYF Newsletter 3/6/23

By griffinsyouthfoundation | March 6, 2023

week of March 6, 2023 Save The Dates…. March 11: Sub pick up @ the rink March 12: Patrick try-outs- by invite only March 12: Last day to turn in Child Life donations! March 18: Last day of the Season! // Registration Closes March 21: Patrick Division Year End Banquet March 22: Norris Division Year…