Seats For Kids

A Ticket Program for Kids in Need
 
In partnership with the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF), the Edmonton Oil Kings Seats For Kids program provides Oil Kings game tickets to registered children’s charities so that kids who are facing extraordinary challenges, and who would not normally have the opportunity, can see live Oil Kings junior hockey. Last season, the program provided an opportunity to attend Oil Kings games through the following charitable organizations:

  • ABC Head Start
  • AdaptAbilities
  • Alberta Association for the Dependent Handicapped
  • Alberta Foster Parent Association
  • Association for Supported Community Connections
  • Battleford Boys & Girls Club
  • Battleford Indian & Metis Friendship Center
  • Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer & District
  • Bosco Homes
  • Boyle Street Community ServicesBoys & Girls Club of Leduc
  • Boys & Girls Club of Strathcona County
  • Boys & Girls Club of Wetaskiwin
  • Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Red Deer & District
  • CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health
  • Central Alberta Youth Unlimited
  • Children First Family Services
  • Children's Heart Society
  • Children's Wish Foundation
  • Chimo Youth Retreat
  • Dickinsfield Amity House
  • Edmonton Emergency Relief Services
  • Edmonton Garrison Military Family Resource Centre
  • Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers
  • Fort Saskatchewan Families First Society
  • iHuman Youth Society
  • Inner City Youth Development Association
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • KARA Family Resource Centre
  • Kids Up Front
  • Kids with Cancer Society
  • KidSport Edmonton
  • Make-A-Wish Northern Alberta
  • McMan Youth & Family Services
  • Mountain Plains Family Services
  • MS Society of Canada – Edmonton
  • Muscular Dystrophy Canada
  • Norwood Child & Family Resource Centre
  • Oak Hill Foundation
  • Paralympic Sports Association
  • Pilgrims Hospice Society
  • Ponoka and Recreation District Big Brothers and Big Sisters Society
  • Renascence Homes
  • Robin Hood Association
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Special Olympics Alberta
  • Sport Central Association
  • Stollery Children's Hospital
  • Terra Centre
  • The Abbotsfield Youth Project Society
  • The Community Association for Lasting Success
  • The Cross Cancer Institute (Alberta Cancer Foundation)
  • The Kidney Foundation of Canada
  • The Rainbow Society of Alberta
  • Uncles & Aunts at Large
  • Wings of Providence
  • Winnifred Stewart Association
  • YMCA of Northern Alberta
  • YWCA of Edmonton
  • YOUCAN Youth Services

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL DONATED TICKETS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE EDMONTON OIL KINGS A MINIMUM OF 3 BUSINESS DAYS PRIOR TO THE DATE OF THE GAME.

How and where do I donate tickets?
Forward your tickets online through the Oil Kings Online Account Manager.  Simply log in, select the ticket you would like to donate and click "Forward".  Under "Choosing Forwarding Options", select "Donate Tickets to Charity".  The EOCF will receive your tickets electronically via email and your original tickets will no longer be valid.

Can I receive a tax receipt for the tickets I donate?
The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation will issue a charitable tax receipt for the value of the tickets donated if they are received a minimum of three business days prior to the date of the game. This deadline is effective at noon, three business days before the game.

Are the tickets only for children?
At least half of the game tickets must be used by children aged 17 or younger.  The remainder can be used by their family members, chaperones, or members of the charitable organization who are escorting the child or children to the game.

Note to Beneficiary organizations: All thank you notes to ticket donors should be forwarded to the Edmonton Oil Kings for distribution to donors.