05/02/2017 1:53 PM -
Glens Falls, NY – The Adirondack Civic Center Coalition announced today that it will give away a prize every day during the month of May for anyone who makes a donation to the “Keep Hockey Here” fund. Each donor will have 20 chances to win a prize, every weekday from Thursday, May 4 through Wednesday, May 31. 
To be entered to win during the May Day Giveaway promotion, a donation of $25 or more must be made to the “Keep Hockey Here” fundraiser with one entry to win earned for each $25 donated.  Donations can be made by visiting our Go Fund Me account at, calling the Glens Falls Civic Center at 518-798-0366 x10 or stopping by the Civic Center for an in-person donation during regular business hours. Anyone who has already made a donation is already entered to win and there is no limit to the amount of entries someone may accrue. 
The first winner will be announced on Thursday, May 4 by the Adirondack Thunder on social media and at Each winner will be contacted through their contact information given with their donation. The full list of prizes are as follows:
Thursday, May 4 – Signed 2016-17 Adirondack Thunder team photo
Friday, May 5 – Game-used puck from the 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic
Monday, May 8 – 4 tickets to see “The 1975” at the GFCC on Sunday, May 28
Tuesday, May 9 – Autographed Thunder player puck of your choice
Wednesday, May 10 – One period of color commentary on the Thunder Radio Network during the 2017-18 season
Thursday, May 11 – Set of four (4) Adirondack Red Wings Banner Magnets
Friday, May 12 – Signed stick by the 2017 ECHL All-Star Team
Monday, May 15 – Adirondack Hat Trio (2 Adirondack Thunder Hats, 1 Adirondack Flames Hat)
Tuesday, May 16 – $25 Credit to “Gunnar’s Gear” the Official Team Store of the Adirondack Thunder
Wednesday, May 17 – Lunch with Thunder Head Coach Cail MacLean
Thursday, May 18 – Autographed Thunder player puck of your choice
Friday, May 19 – Ice Box (20 tickets, $450 value) for a game during the 2017-18 season
Monday, May 22 – 4 tickets to see “WWE Live” at the GFCC on Sunday, June 4
Tuesday, May 23 – $30 in local gift cards ($10 each to Downtown City Tavern, O’Toole’s & Panera)
Wednesday, May 24 – Signed 2016-17 Adirondack Thunder team poster set (20+ posters in total, one of each player)
Thursday, May 25 – Autographed Thunder player puck of your choice 
Friday, May 12 – Signed stick by the 2016-17 Adirondack Thunder team
Monday, May 29 – Ceremonial first puck drop prior to a home game during the 2017-18 season
Tuesday, May 30 – ADK to the NHL Pack – signed pucks by 3 Adirondack Flames that have reached the NHL
Wednesday, May 31 – 2016-17 Adirondack Thunder game-worn jersey of your choice, among available players
The coalition launched the "Keep Hockey Here" fundraising campaign on February 28, the date it agreed to purchase the Adirondack Thunder from Calgary Sports & Entertainment. The campaign is designed to solicit the additional funds necessary for a successful team ownership and the coalition has set a $1 million campaign goal, which includes contributions from coalition members. The sale of the Thunder will be officially approved on June 30, 2017 with campaign completion targeted by that date. Fans can make an online donation to help “Keep Hockey Here” by visiting 
The Adirondack Civic Center Coalition is a nonprofit group of local business and community volunteer leaders who manage the Glens Falls Civic Center. In April 2015, the coalition entered into a lease-purchase agreement with the city of Glens Falls to take control of the building.  The coalition aims to preserve the Civic Center as a premier venue for sports and entertainment in the Adirondack region.
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The Adirondack Thunder are the proud members of the ECHL and will begin their 2017-18 season on October 14, 2017 at Cool Insuring Arena. The Thunder enter their third season of ECHL play, following two consecutive playoff berths, including reaching second round of the Kelly Cup Playoffs in 2016, the first time since 1994 that an Adirondack team won a playoff series. 

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