Tag: DURHAM ATTACK cares

Dec

14UG Explosion Gives Back to Community

This year the team members of the Durham Attack Girls 14U Explosion team gave back to the community by sponsoring Christmas for a needy family in their community.  We approached our local community help organization and found a family of 8, 4 children ages 4 months, 2, 5, 9 and 13, who required assistance to […]

Dec

Girls 15U Chargers Support the 2018 Dawn Adam Gift Box Program

The 15U Chargers team created 12 gift boxes for Indigenous families (many of whom are in need of financial support) by adopting six boys and six girls between 8-9 years old for the holiday season.   The team was very much in the holiday spirit after their tournament on Nov 3rd wrapping gifts in support […]

Dec

Third Tournament’s a Charm for Crimson Girls

On December 1st the Crimson girls hosted the 17U girls Challenge Cup at Maxwell Heights. In pool play, they first faced off against Titans Eclipse. The Scarborough squad started strong and pulled ahead early. But DA fought back to tie it at 10. It remained neck-and-neck throughout until Attack pulled ahead at the right time […]

May

DA Cares – 15U Supreme Help the Canadian Food for Children charity

While they are in sync on the court, the Durham Attack 15u Supreme work together off the court too.  The girls recently spent a Saturday assembling sleep mats for the Canadian Food for Children charity, to be shipped overseas to help the less fortunate in places such as The Philippines, Guatemala and Haiti.  Thanks girls! […]

Nov

Girls 16U Red Bundles Up

For the second year in a row the Durham Attack club is making donations of new or gently used coats, snow pants, boots, sweaters and winter gear to the Children’s Breakfast Club/Centennial College Child and Youth Care Winter Coat Drive.  Community members in need will be able to “shop” for these items at a “store” set […]

Nov

Girls 16U Black Servant Sock Christmas Project

16U Durham Attack Black ladies doing their Durham Attack CARES initiative. 12 stuffed stockings will be sent off to help with the Servant Sock Christmas Project. Stockings will be going to native reserves around Ontario.

Nov

14UG BLACK ENERGY – SUPPORTS LUPUS ONTARIO

This was a personal choice for our Team to raise awareness of Lupus as our Durham Attack CARES initiative.  Our coach’s wife has lupus so it was an easy decision for all of us to choose to support this cause. Our Energy team took turns at the Durham Centre, to raise awareness and money to […]

Apr

Durham Attack CARES – Girls 13u Red Flares Support Denise House

A big shout out to our Girls 13U Red Flares who collected a whole van-full of clothing, books and other household items and delivered them to the Denise House shelter in Oshawa, which is an emergency shelter for abused women and their children. Well done girls – we are all so proud of your efforts! Durham […]

Dec

Girls 14U Black Infinity Help Out at House of Hope

Our girls 14U Black Infinity team spent a morning helping out at The Salvation Army – House of Hope in Ajax on December 5th. The team, along with a few Moms, prepared 115 Christmas food boxes for families in need. We also helped sort toy donations and prepare stockings for children in need in the […]

Dec

14U Girls Red INVASION Volunteer at Lakeridge Health Hospital Whitby

Team Invasion, Red 14U Girls of Durham Attack, took some time during a very busy competitive schedule to give back to the Durham Community. The athletes volunteered their time with patients at the Lakeridge Health Hospital’s Whitby location during a Tree Lighting Ceremony to lighten the season for patients and their families of the long […]

Dec

DA Girls 13U Black Nightmares Give Back

On Monday December 7th, the Girls 13U Nightmares visited the Boys and Girls Club in Oshawa.  The team demonstrated their volleyball skills, ran drills with the children and lead games, activities and cheers.  Each of the girls gave of their own money and the team presented a card and donation to the Club.  The Director […]

Sep

DURHAM ATTACK cares Program Adds New Leadership

We’re happy to announce that our DURHAM ATTACK cares program has recruited two great individuals to help us take it to a new level this season.  Leading DA cares is Jeff Simmonds, a longtime former Durham Attack coach, and currently the Marketing Manager for the Toronto Eaton Centre.  Jeff will be assisted by parent alumni […]