On October 11th, the New York Rangers and Garden of Dreams hosted 500 kids for a 'Show Kids New York' event at LIFE: The Place to Be in Westchester. Rangers players Brendan Smith and Steven Kampfer along with alumni Tom Laidlaw and Ron Greschner joined in on the fun as well. There were tons of activities for the children and players to participate in, including laser tag, gaga pit, bowling, photo booths, and inflatable bouncy houses.
There was not a dull moment for the kids, who were from Garden of Dreams partner organizations Children's Aid Society, Police Athletic League, Madison Square Boys and Girls Club, Harlem Dowling, SCO Family of Services, and WHEDco. Free to take... Read More
Garden of Dreams teen Taylor, from Cohen Children's Medical Center on Long Island, has been actively involved with the Foundation since meeting Rangers legend Adam Graves while receiving treatment in the hospital in 2011.
Since the hospital visit, Taylor has participated in various Garden of Dreams events including a personalized Make-A-Dream Come True experience with Adam Graves, the Rangers Delta Fan Flight and the Garden of Dreams Delta Holiday in the Hanger celebration. Taylor, who has formed lasting friendships with many players on the team including Dan Girardi, also participated in Blueshirts Off Our Back and the puck drop for 2015 Hockey Fights Cancer night. With the announcement... Read More
New York Rangers players Mats Zucarello and Mika Zibanejad took the ice at Rockefeller Center with 200 Garden of Dreams kids from Children's Aid Society, Harlem Dowling, Police Athletic League NYC, and WHEDco for ice skating lessons as part of Rangers 'Show Kids NY' program!Read More
Moshe, from Make-A-Wish Metro New York, joined the New York Rangers and Garden of Dreams family in March 2017 when he signed a five day contract with the team, fulfilling his dream of being a Blueshirt.
During his contract with the team, Moshe joined the players for practice at the Training Center, received pointers from his hockey idol New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, picked out his suit for Casino Night at John Varvatos with some of his teammates, attended the annual New York Rangers Casino Night, and was introduced as part of the blue line during that Sunday's game against the Capitals.Read More
The New York Rangers and Garden of Dreams turned Legoland Discovery Center into our very own playground as part of our 'Show Kids NY' program! New York Rangers players Dan Girardi and Marc Staal joined the kids for an afternoon of fun!Read More