Giving Back

Giving Back to Tim Bennett

Help with uncovered expenses. Tim was diagnosed with cancer, we believe in the year was 2006. Since his initial surgery, Tim has had the cancer spread three different times. Each time was a different surgery to remove cancerous… Read More

Giving Back to Rich Fox

Help with uncovered medical bills. Rich Fox was in a skiing accident recently that left him with a lacerated kidney. He is recovered enough to return to work. Insurance has covered the bulk of their expenses but that… Read More

Giving Back to McKenna Russen

Help after a tragedy. Unexpectedly and tragically, the Hockey Community lost one of it’s members on January 8, 2017. Dave Russen played for “Old School Crimson” (part of the Rocky Mountain Hockey League) for many years. Dave was… Read More

Giving Back to Dave Repsher

An amazing story of bravery. Dave Repsher is a long time hockey player and longtime Flight For Life Flight Nurse. He suffered life threatening 3rd degree burns over 90% of his body in a Frisco Flight For Life… Read More

Giving Back to Tony Salazar

Help after a massive heart attack. Tony Salazar had a massive heart attack at the age of 18 after playing in his first game at Metro State on January 8th 2017. His family and Tony went through a similar… Read More

Giving Back to John Matthew

Help with uncovered expenses. John Matthew (far left) suffered a very scary bicycle accident this past summer that actually left him temporarily paralyzed. The accident broke John’s neck but luckily he is expected to make a full recovery…. Read More

Giving Back to Andrew “Cookie” Pfankuch

Help to cover lingering medical bills. And the icing on the cake came in the second period when we surprised Andrew “Cookie” Pfankuch with a check to help cover his lingering medical bills from his victorious battle with… Read More

Giving Back to Bretlyn Schmidtmann

Aid includes a Saint Bernard puppy (Watson). The inaugural Colorado Avalanche 5K was quite a success as we followed up the run/walk/skate with a very emotional check presentation to Bretlyn Schmidtmann. Bretlyn and her husband (Charlie) lost their home… Read More

Giving Back to Evan Hanlon

Help with medical expenses. Evan is a young man that has faced some very daunting medical issues due to complications from diabetes. After a very scary brush with death, Evan is back on his feet and almost back… Read More

Giving Back to Mike Chambers

Help with mounting medical bills. Completely caught off guard, Mike Chambers was our first recipient at this year’s Tee it Up for Dawg Nation event. We surprised Mike with a check for $5k right before tee off. Mike… Read More