November 1 - December 15, 2015 - Sadie is once again holding an equipment drive and fundraiser for DTBL. Drop off new of gently used gear at the New Hope Ice Arena at 4949 Louisiana Avenue North in New Hope, MN. Read more about the event here.
Thank you to the NHLPA for the most recent donation of 40 sets of gear to military kids! The National Hockey League Players Association Goals & Dreams Foundation has donated over $330,000 in equipment and financial support to DTBL.
A limited number of NHL and College home game tickets are available for military families. Pick out your favorite team to see with your family.
Matt Dumba Honors Derek Boogaard - The Minnesota Wild announced that defenseman Matt Dumba would be switching from number 55 to number 24. Learn why this move is tugging at the heartstrings of the fan base.
Planet Hockey just partnered with DTBL offering nationwide hockey camps slots for military kids. Check out all of the available free hockey camps across the nation.
Check out our Defending The Base Line baseball pages where you can order free equipment. You will also be able to view the MLB teams and MLB players that support us. More baseball benefits coming soon.
HOW WE HELP
Our mission at Defending The Blue Line® (DTBL) is ensuring that
children of military members are afforded every opportunity to
participate in the game of hockey. We accomplish this by providing
free equipment for military kids, hockey camps, special events, and
financial assistance for registration fees and other costs associated