McConnell The Columbus Blue Jackets in partnership with the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation, have established the John H. McConnell Scholarship Fund in honor of the team’s founder.

Children's Health & Safety

The Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation is committed each season to keeping children within the Central Ohio community safe and healthy by promoting wellness through various outreach programming.

Family Resource Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital 

Family Resource CenterLocated along the primary public concourse in Nationwide Located along the primary public concourse in Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s new Clinical Expansion Facility, is a place of respite and comfort for patients’ families. Read more.


Sport Helmet Safety Program

Sport Helmet ProgramHead traumas are among the leading causes of hospital stays for children and the Foundation is proud to have donated over 18,000 helmets to the Central Ohio area – helping to make wearing a helmet the “coolest” thing to do. Read more.


Jackets For Jackets

Jackets for JacketsEach season fans are invited to join Columbus Blue Jackets in helping to keep Columbus families warm all winter long. Read more.



Skate Into Scouting

Skate Into ScoutingThe Blue Jackets and local Boy Scout Council have teamed up for “Skate Into Scouting”. The program is designed to help boys develop leadership skills that will last them a lifetime. To learn more about how to register your son for a Pack or Troop near you, log onto or call 800.433.4051. Read more.