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.


Fundraisers and Events

The Blue Jackets players, wives, and coach

es dedicate countless hours off the ice each season to host a variety of fundraising events to raise money in support of the Foundation’s mission.

Golf Classic

At the beginning of each season, the Blue Jackets Foundation hosts its largest signature event, the Golf Classic, at Double Eagle Club. This exclusive outing gives fans a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a day of golf with their favorite Blue Jackets players. Read more.


Hockey Fights Cancer Night

In partnership with OhioHealth and FOP, Lodge #9

Hats For Heroes Night presented by The Fraternal Order of PoliceEach year this game is dedicated to creating awareness for the fight against cancer and features in-game participation by the Foundation's youngest heroes currently battling life threatening illnesses. Read more.


Black Tie Blue Jackets Style Show

Presented by Kelly BMW and Capital Style

Each year the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation is proud to present the fashion event of the season to fight pediatric cancer - The Black Tie Blue Jackets Style Show presented by Kelly BMW and Capital Style. Read more.


Game Nights

The Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation holds special programs all year long including the 50/50 Raffle Program, Game Time Auctions, jersey raffles, Bug Love Packages, and more. Read more.


Foundation Corner at Nationwide Arena


The Blue Jackets Foundation welcomes fans to visit the Foundation Corner on the main concourse behind section 111 each home game. The Foundation Corner is the hub of all game night fundraising activity, the sale of all Hats For Heroes merchandise and the information area for upcoming Blue Jackets Foundation initiatives.



Hats For Heroes Merchandise

Buy your own Hats For Heroes hat or t-shirt and help the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation in our fight against pediatric cancer.