LA Kings and Winmark Corporation Launch First-Of-Its-Kind Partnership Benefitting Youth Sports and Hockey Development Programs Across Southern California

Multiyear Partnership Makes Winmark the Official Resale Partner of the LA Kings and Includes Community-Based Donation and Resale Programs Designed to Help Fund Increased Access to Hockey and Other Sports for Underserved Youth Throughout the Region
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LOS ANGELES, November 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The LA Kings, have launched a first-of-its-kind partnership with Winmark – the Resale Company, ™ a nationally recognized franchising business focused on sustainability and small business formation. The multiyear agreement, brokered by AEG Global Partnerships, makes Winmark the official resale partner of the LA Kings and Kings Care Foundation, the award-winning charity of the team, and will include community-based donation and resale initiatives focused on sustainability and the support

SportsBusiness Journal Names STAPLES Center Senior Vice President of Guest Services and Security Danielle Snyder As 2021 Game Changers “Women in Sports Business” Honoree

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AEG’s Danielle Snyder, senior vice president of guest services and security at STAPLES Center, has been named an honoree of SportsBusiness Journal’s 2021 Game Changers “Women in Sports Business.” 

SportsBusiness Journal (SBJ) first launched its Game Changers: Women in Sports Business series in 2011 to recognize and amplify the stories of women serving as leaders in the sports industry. Since then, SBJ has recognized more than 400 women who have paved the way and made lasting impact in the sports industry for generations to come.

LA Kings Host Girls Youth Hockey Clinics With Blake Bolden

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AEG’s LA Kings recently kicked off its Girls Youth Hockey Clinics on Oct. 8 at the club’s newly re-opened LA Kings Ice at Promenade on the Peninsula in Southern California.

Throughout the month of October, the club will host a one-hour clinic every Friday for female youth hockey players ages 6-12, for all skill levels. Each session is run by former professional women’s hockey player and current LA Kings Scout and Diversity and Inclusion Specialist Blake Bolden in addition to an all-female coaching staff.

LA Galaxy Unveil Mural Honoring Landon Donovan at Bonita Street STEAM Academy in Carson, Calif.

The Galaxy’s school beautification project kicked off the week-long celebrations honoring Landon Donovan, Part of Landon Donovan Legacy Project
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On Sunday, Oct. 3, AEG’s LA Galaxy completed of its latest school beautification project at Bonita Street STEAM Academy in Carson, Calif.  with a mural honoring LA Galaxy legend, Landon Donovan.

After a week of painting by Galaxy staff and community members, Landon Donovan and LA Galaxy mascot Cozmo, joined students and school faculty in putting the final touches on the mural designed by PeQue Brown honoring Donovan’s tenure with the club, prior to addressing the crowd.

LA Galaxy and LAFC Team Up for the Unveiling of “Tommy's Field” at Westwood Park Recreation Center

AEG’s LA Galaxy and LAFC jointly supported efforts to build “Tommy's Field” in a public park, honoring Tommy Mark’s legacy and coming together to benefit youth in the city of Los Angeles
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As part of Tommy Mark's legacy, and in support of the public-private partnership between the City of Los Angeles and the TM23 Foundation, the LA Galaxy and LAFC recently came together for the unveiling of "Tommy's Field" at Westwood Park Recreation Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 26.

The field unveiling featured remarks from LA Galaxy legend Cobi Jones, LAFC President John Thorrington, The City of Los Angeles, members of the Mark Family and The TM23 Foundation.

LA Kings Raise More Than $150,000 for Hydrocephalus Association and Kings Care Foundation at Annual LA Kings 5K in Redondo Beach, Calif.

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AEG’s LA Kings recently raised more than $150,000 for the Kings Care Foundation and the Hydrocephalus Association, an organization dedicated to providing support and education to individuals, families and medical professionals dealing with the complex issue of hydrocephalus – a neurological condition that affects over 1 million Americans, at the annual LA Kings 5K on Sept. 18.

More than 2,000 community members raced, skated and walked throughout the race course in Redondo Beach, Calif. while being cheered on by emcee Daryl Evans, LA Kings players, staff and club mascot, Bailey.

LA Galaxy Team Up With Dream on 3 and Children's Hospital Los Angeles to Celebrate Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

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AEG’s LA Galaxy recently teamed up with Dream on 3, a nonprofit dedicated to creating sports-themed experiences for youth living with life-altering medical or intellectual conditions, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) to celebrate Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, in conjunction with the Major League Soccer’s “Kick Childhood Cancer” campaign.

Together on Sept. 15, the LA Galaxy and Dream on 3, made 10-year-old Avery’s sports dream of attending an LA Galaxy game with her family a reality with all the bells and whistles.

LA Kings and City of El Segundo Celebrate Completion of Roller Hockey Rink

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AEG’s LA Kings and the City of El Segundo recently celebrated the completion of the city’s roller hockey rink renovation project, made possible through the LA Kings support and $75,000 donation, with a ribbon cutting ceremony and youth hockey clinic hosted by the El Segundo Inline Hockey Association on Aug. 26.

LA Kings President and Hockey Hall of Famer Luc Robitaille and LA Kings Chief Operating Officer Kelly Cheeseman joined El Segundo Mayor Pro Tem Chris Pimentel, Jeff Tiddens, president of the El Segundo Inline Hockey Association at the rink to celebrate the opening.  

LA Galaxy Team Up With Surfrider Foundation to Host Beach Cleanup at Venice Beach, Calif.

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AEG’s LA Galaxy recently teamed up with Surfrider Foundation to host a beach cleanup at Venice Beach, Calif. on Sunday, August 15. Together more than 150 LA Galaxy fans and Herbalife24 Triathlon LA participants, spent the day collecting more than 100 pounds of trash and 27 pounds of recyclable items.

According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), at least 8 million tons of plastic end up in the ocean every year, making up 80 percent of all marine debris from surface waters to deep-sea sediments.

LA Kings Host “We Are All Kings” Youth Camp

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AEG’s LA Kings recently hosted the club’s first week-long “We Are All Kings Camp” at the Toyota Sports Performance Center in El Segundo on August 2-7. Free for children ages 5-and-up, the camp focused on introducing new players to the game of hockey.


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