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Palmieri has personal stake in Devils’ Military Appreciation Night

Palmieri has personal stake in Devils' Military Appreciation Night   Forward's sister is in Air National Guard, brother-in-law serves as U.S. Army Ranger   by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer   November 14, 2019   VIEW ORIGINAL ARTICLE    NEWARK, N.J. -- Kyle Palmieri has made it a ritual each season to shine the spotlight on active and retired military veterans who sacrifice so much in the line of duty.   The New Jersey Devils forward again will be front and center for that cause when the Devils host Military Appreciation Night against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Prudential Center on Friday (7 p.m. ET; ESPN+, SN, MSG+, ATTSN-PT, NHL.TV).   "I think you see how...

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Veterans get VIP treatment at Northern Trust golf tournament

Veterans get VIP treatment at Northern Trust golf tournament by News12 NJ August 8, 2019   United States veterans who attended the Northern Trust golf tournament in Jersey City received VIP treatment.   In a partnership with United Rentals, the “Birdies for the Brave Military Outpost” gave active military members, veterans and their families a front row seat for the tournament, free of charge.   “We basically host all of our military members both past and present…It’s a nice way to interact with them as well as some of the veterans to come out and spend a nice day here at the course enjoying themselves,” says Chris Cox,...

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Goal In One: New Jersey Devils All-Star Kyle Palmieri Teams up with the Northern Trust to Honor and Support Our Nation’s Military

May 30, 2019   JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – When professional hockey player Kyle Palmieri isn’t on the ice competing for the New Jersey Devils, he’s getting out in the community and supporting active duty and veteran service members and their families through his foundation.   Last week, Palmieri took a shot –with a hockey stick!—in an effort to make a Million Dollar “Goal in One” and raise $1 million for the Kyle Palmieri Foundation, whose mission is to “to give back to the patriots who put their lives on the line to preserve our freedoms as Americans.”   His million-dollar shot landed on the green of...

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Kyle Palmieri Foundation’s Inaugural Military Ball a Smashing Success

by John Christian Hageny / hockeyclan.com February 26, 2019   BELLEVILLE, NJ — It’s no secret how near and dear The United States’ Military is to Kyle Palmieri’s heart.   This summer, the New Jersey Devils’ All-Star right winger, now in his ninth season in the NHL, and his fiancée Ashlee Casper, launched The Kyle Palmieri Foundation, a non-profit to give back to ‘those who put their lives on the line to preserve our freedoms as Americans.’   On Saturday, Feb. 23, after a lot of hard work and dedication, The Foundation hosted its first marquee event — the inaugural Military Ball — to the delight of everyone who could make...

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Devils Kyle Palmieri ‘Honored to Give Back to Military Community’

Ahead of The Kyle Palmieri Foundation's inaugural Military Ball, the NHL All-Star forward talks on raising awareness for military servicemen by Sean Conklin / Patch Newark February 21, 2019   NEWARK, NJ – Two and a half years ago, New Jersey Devils forward Kyle Palmieri created the military recognition program "Squad21" as a way of personally thanking active and veteran service members for their continued sacrifices to the country.   The momentum from that program has continued to grow over the years and has ultimately led to the establishment of The Kyle Palmieri Foundation this past summer as the New Jersey native and his fiancée Ashlee...

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What inaugural Military Ball means to Devils’ Kyle Palmieri and his foundation

by Chris Ryan / NJ Advance Media for NJ.com February 5, 2019   When The Kyle Palmieri Foundation launched in August of 2018, Palmieri had plenty of hope of continuing his work to aid military veterans. He didn’t know that would come in the shape of a formal ball.   But the foundation will hold one of its first big events with The Inaugural Kyle Palmieri Foundation Military Ball on Feb. 23 in Belleville, as the Devils forward and the group aim to continue raising money and awareness for programs designed to help veterans and their families.   "It started with Squad 21 at the games and hit slowly...

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The inspiration behind NJ Devils’ Kyle Palmieri’s All-Star season

by Abbey Mastracco / northjersey.com  January 23, 2019   NEWARK — Kyle Palmieri is headed to San Jose this weekend for the NHL All-Star Game, and it’s a huge honor for the Montvale native to represent the Devils and the state of New Jersey.   But there’s another event in February he’s looking forward to.   On Feb. 23, it will be Palmieri doing the honoring for the active duty military and veterans of New Jersey and New York when the Kyle Palmieri Foundation hosts its inaugural military ball.   The foundation launched in August, prior to the start of the 2018-19 NHL season and prior to Palmieri’s 22-goal, 38-point first-half performance. During this time, he came...

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NJ Devils forward Palmieri launches military support foundation

by Elizabeth Howe / connectingvets.radio.com  September 5, 2018    New Jersey Devils' hockey star Kyle Palmieri is expanding his support of military families.  The Kyle Palmieri Foundation, founded by the Devil's right wing and his fiancee, Ashlee Casper, will give back to those who have sacrificed to preserve American freedom.   Palmieri is not new to military support projects. Since 2016, he has hosted service members and their families through Squad21. Designed around Palmieri’s jersey number, 21 active duty service members or veterans are invited to attend one of the 21 Squad21 games. Those selected have the chance to attend the game and meet Palmieri afterwards...

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Devils Forward Kyle Palmieri to Launch “The Kyle Palmieri Foundation”

Contact:  Corinne Weltman Pete Albietz FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MONDAY, AUGUST 20, 2018   Devils Forward Kyle Palmieri to Launch “The Kyle Palmieri Foundation”   Newark, NJ— New Jersey Devils right wing Kyle Palmieri and his fiancé Ashlee Casper have officially launched his new foundation, The Kyle Palmieri Foundation. The mission of The Kyle Palmieri Foundation is to give back to those who put their lives on the line to preserve our freedoms as Americans.   Kyle and Ashlee will continue their mission to show their sincerest appreciation for active and veteran service members and their families for their sacrifices they have made. The foundation plans to raise funds for...

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