4th Annual 24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat Presented by OhioHealth Chiller Ice Rinks


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4th Annual 24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat Presented by OhioHealth Chiller Ice Rinks

24 HOURS OF HOCKEY FOR HABITAT IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS: However, each year we keep a running list of standby players to fill-in in an emergency. If you are interested in being on this list, contact Maggie at 

Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, The 4th Annual 24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat originally scheduled for June 19-20 will be postponed until August 14-15.  

24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat raises funds and awareness for Habitat for Humanity-MidOhio and their efforts to empower veterans and low-income families in central Ohio to save, or attain the dream of homeownership.

Friday, August 14

- 7:00 p.m. - Opening Ceremony

- 7:30 p.m. - Begin 24 hours of hockey

Saturday, August 15

- 7:30 p.m. - Conclude 24 hours of hockey and Closing Ceremony

Ice Time:

Over the course of the 24 Hour event period, each skater will see 12 hours of ice time, in either two, three or four-hour blocks. Goalies will have eight hours of ice time, split into four, two-hour shifts. There will be a resting period for each player following their on-ice time with nutrition/hydration and a sleeping/resting area provided.  


Each participant must commit to raising a minimum of $500. Donations can be accepted online through a personalized fundraising page or submitted directly to Habitat for Humanity - MidOhio. There is a prize/incentive structure for those who raise above the minimum.  Participants have until September 11 to reach the minimum. 

You can also sign-up for free as a virtual fundraiser. With no fundraising minimum, virtual fundraising allows supporters to collect funds without playing in the event. 

Questions about the event? Contact Maggie at 

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Friday August 14th
7:00 p.m.
Chiller North, Highfield Drive, Lewis Center, OH, USA
8144 Highfield Dr, Lewis Center, OH 43035, USA

24 Hours of hockey for Habitat
Benefiting Habitat for Humanity - MidOhio

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity – MidOhio brings people together to inspire hope, build homes, empower families and develop communities.

In the Columbus area the demand for affordable housing far outpaces the inventory. Habitat MidOhio offers programs designed to be a hand up, not a hand out, to families in need. Through hard work, commitment, and hundreds of hours of sweat equity, Habitat MidOhio partner families are breaking the cycle of poverty through homeownership and creating a brighter future for their children.

Your fundraising dollars at work:

- 24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat raises funds and awareness to help local veterans and low-income families achieve or save the dream of homeownership.

- Since 1987 Habitat MidOhio has served over 500 families and served over 100 in fiscal year 2019.

- Included in that number are many veterans who have benefited from the Veterans Build Program, which honors the brave men and women who have served in the armed forces with a discount on their mortgage or home repair costs based on years of service.

- Since the start of 24 Hours of Hockey for Habitat 15 local veterans have benefited from the Habitat for Humanity MidOhio Veterans Build Program.

Habitat focuses on creating and preserving safe, affordable homes because of the numerous studies and research that correlate the effects of substandard housing on the overall quality of life for its residents and children’s ability to succeed. However, there is still much work to be done and we need your help.

- In our Columbus service area, the demand for affordable housing far outpaces the inventory.

- It would take an additional 43,000 units of affordable housing to meet the needs of low and very-low income residents in our community

- In our service area 35% of residents live below the poverty line and 50.4% pay more than 35% of their income on housing.

- There are an estimated 1,183 Ohio veterans who are homeless and over 60,000 live in poverty.

- Another 138,497 Ohio Veterans live in homes with one or more major problem (quality, crowding or cost).

Posted by Habitat for Humanity- MidOhio