Ducks Commitment to Community
LEFT: The Anaheim Ducks S.C.O.R.E. (Scholastic Curriculum of Recreation & Education) Street Hockey Shootout is an annual event inviting all schools from its physical education
program to participate in a one-day street hockey festival at Honda Center.
RIGHT: In the spring, the Anaheim Lady Ducks — wives and significant others of players, coaches and executive management — show off their fashion sense by hosting the
Anaheim Lady Ducks Fashion Show Luncheon benefiting Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children’s).
Anaheim Ducks Founda tion Signature Events
Anaheim Ducks Annual Golf Classic
The annual Anaheim Ducks Golf Classic presented by Honda features
Ducks players as the celebrity fifth player for a round of golf alongside Ducks
fans and supporters. The Golf Classic raises funds to benefit the Anaheim
The Anaheim Ducks Golf Classic presented by Honda offers on-course
contests, along with a pre-shotgun program where event sponsors draft the
Ducks player who joins their foursome for an exciting afternoon of golf. The Golf
Classic has raised over $1 million to benefit the Anaheim Ducks Foundation.
Anaheim Ducks Center Ice Party
Anaheim Ducks Center Ice Party (previously Casino Night) stands as
the team’s annual themed cocktail party which gives Ducks fans and
Orangewood Foundation supporters the chance to mix and mingle, dance
and dine alongside Ducks players, coaches and personnel. Guests also have
the opportunity to bid on an assortment of silent auction items, as well as
enter to win a variety of unique prizes in the evening’s opportunity drawings.
Since 2005, $1.2 million in proceeds from the Anaheim Ducks annual
Center Ice Party have gone to assist 44 Women for Orangewood, an auxiliary
of Orangewood Foundation, to support college scholarships and Peer Mentor
programs for former foster care youth.
Dux in Tux
Dux in Tux presented by Honda is an Anaheim Ducks signature event
where players take on the role as celebrity sous chefs, joining Orange
County’s finest chefs to provide guests an evening of fabulous food and fun
- all to benefit a great cause. Proceeds from Dux in Tux presented by Honda
benefit the Anaheim Ducks Foundation.
The evening includes a silent auction, opportunity drawing and live
auction filled with Ducks memorabilia and unique player experiences. Dux
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in Tux presented by Honda is the ideal night for Ducks fans to interact with
their favorite Ducks players, all while enjoying a night of fine dining, quality
service and exceptional cuisine. In the 18-year history, this fan-favorite event
has raised over $4 million to support the community.
Anaheim Lady Ducks Fashion Show Luncheon
In the spring, the Anaheim Lady Ducks - wives and significant others of
players, coaches and executive management - show off their fashion sense
by hosting the Anaheim Lady Ducks Fashion Show Luncheon benefiting
Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children’s).
The event gives attendees the chance to spend the afternoon enjoying
lunch with Ducks players and a fashion show featuring members of the
team, their wives/significant others and CHOC Children’s ambassadors
walking the runway as they show off the latest spring fashion trends from
Bloomingdale’s, South Coast Plaza. The Lady Ducks have fundraised over
$1.5 million to support CHOC Children’s.
Anaheim Ducks Community Outreach
La Casa Garcia’s We Give Thanks
Honda Center and the Anaheim Ducks are proud to host We Give Thanks
each Thanksgiving Day with local nonprofit partner We Give Thanks, Inc.,
and La Casa Garcia restaurant. This annual event at Honda Center provides a
complimentary Thanksgiving dinner for local residents who might go without
a meal during the holiday. For over 31 years, We Give Thanks has been
serving meals to people in need, with more than 215,000 free meals being
donated to the community.
More than 15,000 local residents fill the Honda Center parking lot to enjoy
a traditional Thanksgiving meal and entertainment throughout the day. Ducks
players, coaches and front office staff participate with their families to serve
meals and give thanks on this special Thanksgiving holiday.