Proceeds from the event will benefit BLOCS (Business Leadership Organized for Catholic Schools), Flyers Charities, and the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Association.
BLOCS (blocs.org) offers children of all races, faiths, and backgrounds the opportunity to attend a Catholic School, with a particular focus on inner city neighborhoods. Each year, BLOCS offers over $3.5 million in scholarships to families and students in need throughout the five-county Philadelphia Region.
Flyers Charities, a division of Comcast-Spectacor Charities (ComcastSpectacorCharities.org), has contributed $25 million to charity. The funds raised from the Flyers Alumni Golf Invitational and other initiatives of Comcast-Spectacor Charities help support hundreds of non-profit organizations throughout the Greater Philadelphia Region.
Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Association, (FlyersAlumni.org) is a 501(c)(3) organization with membership consisting of national and global former Philadelphia Flyers players. Through the years, the Flyers Alumni Association has maintained a tradition of giving back to the Delaware Valley community. Charities that have been supported in the past include St. John’s Hospice, Ronald McDonald House, March of Dimes South Jersey, and Junior Achievement of Delaware.