February 16 2018, 12:13 PM
On Friday evening, the Rink at Rockefeller Center and surrounding restaurants were closed for a private event for Ronald McDonald House New York. This was the 24th Annual "Skate with the Greats" fundraiser with the New York Rangers. Hall of Famers and fan favorites were in attendance including Mark Messier, Brian Leetch, Mike Richter, Colton Orr, Stéphane Matteau, Ed Hospidar and Rod Gilbert.
The Ronald McDonald House New York provides a temporary home and support services for families and children who are battling pediatric cancer. The event as sponsored by RBC Capital and featured ice skating alongside legends, open bar and buffet dinner and a live silent auction with signed sports memorabilia. The evening raised more than $800,000 and provided a fun respite to families staying at the House.Read More