Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Community Events

If you have a community activity or charity that Amoskeag Rugby Club could help you with, please contact DonDumais [at] comcast.net.

Amoskeag Rugby Club is extremely proud of its achievements off the field in the arenas of community and charitable work. Amoskeag club members have participated in the following activities around the community:

  • 2010-present: Kyle Warren Memorial Match

  • 1997- present: Amoskeag Youth Rugby Club (coaching and organizing rugby for New Hampshire teens

  • 2000- present "Give Blood, Play Rugby" Blood Drive

  • 2006 - present New Hampshire Adopt-a-Road sponsor

  • 2008-2014 Relay For Life of Greater Manchester

  • 2008- 2014 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, volunteers

  • 2006 - 2008 Greater Manchester Habitat for Humanity Project

  • 2007- 2010 CASA ski relay competitors. See press release: casanh.org

  • 2007-2009: Susan G Komen Cancer Fundraiser

  • 2007 'It takes balls to beat cancer' fundraiser for Lance Armstrong's Ride for the Roses

  • 2000: Hosts to USA v Ireland and USA v Canada rugby international matches in Manchester (see above)

In an effort to promote the sport of rugby, enable athletes and members to get to know each better both on and off the field, and as a way to recruit those interested in learning about the Foundation and raise money for the Foundation which is fun for members, families and friends, the Rugby Foundation supports a number of social activities including winter pond hockey tournaments, Manchester Monarchs hockey outings, "6 Nations" rugby breakfasts, Adult/Retro Prom Night, Halloween parties, and a number of summer time pool parties after competitions and practice.