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National Field Hockey

Coaches Association!



WHAT IS THE NFHCA?

The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is a non-profit organization serving field hockey coaches and supporters of the game from across the United States. The mission of the organization is to stimulate the professional development of coaching leadership within the sport of field hockey. The NFHCA strives to cultivate and recognize the professional contributions of its membership and to foster and promote the growth of the sport. The NFHCA is responsible for providing a recognizable presence and voice in regard to legislation affecting the sport as well as interscholastic and intercollegiate programs.



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Monday, August 4
NFHCA To Partner With Play4theCure

NFCR’s Play4theCure Announced as Official Charity of the National Field Hockey Coaches Association

(Bethesda, Md.) – The National Foundation for Cancer Research’s Play4theCure has entered into a fundraising partnership with the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA).   Going forward, NFCR is an official charity of NFHCA, providing robust resources and a recognized brand that enables NFHCA members to support cancer research, provide cancer prevention education, and early detection information to the public.

The new partnership will focus on integrating field hockey teams across the nation into the family of 500+ sports teams that already take part in NFCR’s Play4theCure.  Every dollar raised by the Play4theCure sports-based fundraising program will be dedicated to cancer research projects selected by each participating team.

“As an official charity of the NFHCA, Play4theCure takes an important step forward as a leader in sports-based fundraising for cancer research,” said NFCR President Franklin Salisbury, Jr.  “We are confident that this partnership will significantly bolster participation in Play4theCure, and also help grow NFHCA’s already impressive membership.”

The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is a non-profit organization serving field hockey coaches and supporters of the game from across the United States. The mission of the organization is to stimulate the professional development of coaching leadership within the sport of field hockey. The NFHCA strives to cultivate and recognize the professional contributions of its membership and to foster and promote the growth of the sport.

The NFHCA is excited to partner with NFCR’s Play4theCure in order to provide our members with the resources they need to motivate their communities to fundraising for cancer research,” said NFHCA President Andy Whitcomb.  “The ability for teams to be a part of the impressive Play4theCure brand goes beyond sports and shows our coaches and their players the power of giving back.  As a result of this partnership, I believe the entire field hockey community will join together and with a unified force make an impact in cancer research.”

Teams participating in Play4theCure receive branded and personalized support for their fundraising games from the National Foundation for Cancer Research.  Teams interested in participating can sign up at http://www.nfcr.org/play-4-cure-registration-form or by contacting NFCR at Play4theCure@nfcr.org

 

About the National Foundation for Cancer Research

The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is a leading cancer research charity dedicated to funding cancer research and public education relating to cancer prevention, earlier diagnosis, better treatments and, ultimately, a cure for cancer. NFCR promotes and facilitates collaboration among scientists to accelerate the pace of discovery from bench to bedside.

Since 1973, NFCR has provided over $320 million in support of discovery-oriented cancer research focused on understanding how and why cells become cancerous, and on public education relating to cancer prevention, detection, and treatment.  NFCR scientists are discovering cancer's molecular mysteries and translating these discoveries into therapies that hold the hope for curing cancer. NFCR is about Research for a Cure - cures for all types of cancer.  For more information, please visit www.NFCR.org.



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Wednesday, July 16

NFHCA To Partner With TeamXStream To Provide Members With Unique Video Platform

 

The NFHCA Office is pleased to announce that is has reached an agreement with TeamXStream that will offer Division I, Division II and Division III member programs with unprecedented access to video sharing, while providing a valuable coaching platform for coaches and their teams.

 

TeamXStream has signed on as the Official Film Exchange Partner of the NFHCA and will be offering significant discounts to all NFHCA Members.  TeamXStream will also be hosting an open exchange program for NFHCA Members.  Open exchange will be mandatory for Division I and optional for Division II and Division III.  Details regarding the NFHCA’s Video Exchange Agreement can be found by CLICKING HERE.

 

“The NFHCA is excited to introduce TeamXStream as the Official Film Exchange Partner of the NFHCA and to provide our members with access to an open exchange program.  The ability to access all video in an open exchange format will conceivably change the way programs are run.  As a result of this partnership, I believe member programs will be more efficient, better organized, and more productive.” – Andy Whitcomb, NFHCA President


"We are excited to partner with the NFHCA and their member institutions.  During the last three years we have evolved to work with almost every Division I Field Hockey program and conference, but this partnership will provide us with access to Division II and Division III Field Hockey programs.  We believe this will create new possibilities for everyone involved.” - Josh Ort, TeamXStream CEO

Please click on the link below to access the NFHCA’s Video Exchange Agreement and to order your TeamXStream package for the 2014 season:

 

CLICK HERE TO GET STARTED With TeamXStream



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