MYA Roller Hockey Rink

$3,855 of $135,000 goal

Raised by 56 people in 26 months
MYA Is the roller hockey association in McDonough Georgia. Our association currently gives over 100 boys and girls a place to play a sport they truly love, hockey!! We have a recreational league fo ages 5 and up. We have the Lizard Kings (Travel organization) that fields 8 teams from 8u to 18u. Some our teams have won National Championships, and some of them have been selected to represent Team Georgia at the National State Wars Hockey Tournament. We also have a middle school team and 2 high school teams from this rink. In addition to all this, we provide camps and open practices so children of any skill level can sharpen their skills. The reason for our GOFUNDME Campaign is, our boards and flooring need to be replaced. The rink conditions are becoming unsafe, countless volunteer hours have been spent on maintenance and temporary repairs. We have caulked and taped the gaps between the panels so the players sticks would not be stuck in the boards during play. This has happened before, during a game, injuring a child. We obviously want to provide a safe facility for these children to play the sport they love. This is why we need your help. The boards and floor will cost around $135,000 to be installed. Last year we had a real hockey scoreboard donated, the kids and parents LOVE IT! We have been doing various fund raisers ourselves but the rink needs to be replaced before we would realistically be able to raise the amount needed. Anything you can do will help and would be appreciated more than I could express. Thank you in advance.
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We are very happy to announce that with temporary repairs we will be able to start our season on time!! We will be closing this account due to commitments from the City, county, and other sources. We will use every penny that was so graciously donated for repairs, and upgrades to the facility. We truly feel blessed by everyone that donated and shared the post. Please join us Saturday for great hockey and a celebration, we would live to thabk you in person! On behalf of the children, parents and the board, THANK YOU ALL!!
Join us March 5th for a day of Hockey and celebration!
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Our rink was nominated on krafthockeyville.Com if you can please take about 5 minutes and vote for our rink. It is listed under rink name Avalon Park in state of GA. The winner is awarded $150000 to go towards a rink remodel. Thank you all again!
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We are very thankful for the donations we have received so far. With your help we believe that our season can and will be saved. We continue to stay upbeat and positive. If you can't give, please share.
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Again we want to thank everyone for the donations. Please keep them coming! We have a long road ahead and we will get through this. If you can't donate, please keep the positive thoughts and prayers coming! Thank you from the entire MYA and Tour Lizard King Family! !
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$3,855 of $135,000 goal

Raised by 56 people in 26 months
Created December 23, 2015
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$40
Patty Conley
23 months ago

Good luck with the repair!

$20
Anonymous
23 months ago
LB
$100
Lauren & Will Bray
24 months ago

Good Luck! We miss you all so much!!

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